Synonyms of beloved in English:


See definition of beloved


1‘she wrote regularly to her beloved brother’


darling, dear, dearest, precious, adored, loved, much loved, favourite, cherished, treasured, prized, esteemed, worshipped, idolized, lionized

2‘Tuscany is a region much beloved by artists’


loved, liked, highly regarded, adored, admired, esteemed, valued, prized, revered, venerated, exalted


1‘he watched his beloved from afar’


sweetheart, loved one, love, true love, lady love, darling, dearest, dear one, lover, girlfriend, boyfriend, young lady, young man, woman friend, lady friend, man friend, beau, admirer, worshipper, inamorata, inamorato

fiancée, fiancé, betrothed, partner, significant other

the love of one's life, the apple of one's eye, the object of one's affections

informal fancy woman, fancy man, flame, steady, baby, angel, honey, pet, bird, WAG, WAG wife or girlfriend, fella

British informal boyf, girlf

literary swain

archaic gallant, paramour, leman, doxy