dauphine

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noun, often capitalized dau·phine \dȯ-ˈfēn, dō-\

Definition of dauphine

  1. :  the wife of the dauphin

Origin and Etymology of dauphine

French


First Known Use: 1824


Dauphiné

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geographical name Dau·phi·né \ˌdō-fē-ˈnā\

Definition of Dauphiné

  1. region & former province SE France N of Provence ∗ Grenoble


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