Figurine meaning

fĭgyə-rēn
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A small molded or sculptured figure; a statuette.
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A small sculptured or molded figure; statuette.
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A small carved or molded figure; a statuette.
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Origin of figurine

  • French from Italian figurina diminutive of figura figure from Latin figūra figure

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Borrowing from French figurine.

    From Wiktionary