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dauphine

[daw-feen; French doh-feen] /ˈdɔ fin; French doʊˈfin/
noun, plural dauphines
[daw-feenz; French doh-feen] /ˈdɔ finz; French doʊˈfin/ (Show IPA)
1.
the wife of a dauphin.
Also, dauphiness.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; < French; Middle French dalfine, feminine of dalphin dauphin

Dauphiné

[doh-fee-ney] /doʊ fiˈneɪ/
noun
1.
a historical region and former province of SE France.
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British Dictionary definitions for dauphine

dauphine

/ˈdɔːfiːn; dɔːˈfiːn; French dofin/
noun
1.
(French history) the wife of a dauphin

Dauphiné

/French dofine/
noun
1.
a former province of SE France: its rulers, the Counts of Vienne, assumed the title of dauphin; annexed to France in 1457
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