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Josephine Syllabification: Jo·se·phine
Pronunciation: /ˈjōzəˌfēn/ /ˌjōzəˈfēn/

Definition of Josephine in English:

( 1763–1814), empress of France 1804–09; full name Marie Joséphine Rose Tascher de la Pagerie. She married Napoleon in 1796. Their marriage proved childless, and she was divorced by Napoleon in 1809.

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caffeine • Delphine

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