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Q.1054

Some of the meanings of the French word "mignon" are "darling", or "dainty", or "pleasing" (you may have heard of the steak cut "filet mignon"). The word, set to have Celtic or German origins, itself gives rise to an English word for a certain type of people, who are never really very important by themselves.

The word was made famous by a now-successful animation franchise, one film of which appeared in 2013. Which word?

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