A combination of qualities that pleases the mind.
M.E. be(a)ute, from O.Fr. beautez, beltet "beauty, seductiveness, beautiful person" from V.L. bellitatem (nominative bellitas) "state of being handsome," from L. bellus "pretty, charming."
Zibâyi, from zibâ "beautiful," related to zib "beauty, elegance, ornament," zibidan "to suit, to adorn."
Fr.: beauté mathématique
Same as → mathematical elegance.
→ mathematical; → beauty.