victorine

noun (1)
vic·​to·​rine | \ ¦viktə¦rēn \
plural -s

Definition of victorine

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a woman's fur tippet with long ends

Victorine

noun (2)
Vic·​to·​rine | \ ¦viktə¦rēn \

Definition of Victorine (Entry 2 of 2)

: a canon regular of the Order of St. Victor founded in Paris in 1110, widespread during the medieval period, famous for its learning, and extinct since the French Revolution

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History and Etymology for victorine

Noun (1)

probably from Queen Victoria + English -ine

Noun (2)

French victorin, from the Abbey of St. Victor near Paris, France + French -in -ine

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“Victorine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/victorine. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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