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Born to a genteel or aristocratic family.
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1. born of a good, noble, or highly esteemed family.
2. the wellborn, wellborn persons collectively.
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Adj.1.wellborn - of good or upper-class lineage; "a rich and wellborn husband"
upper-class - occupying the highest socioeconomic position in a society
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