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Ouida

[wee-duh] /ˈwi də/
noun
1.
pen name of Louise de la Ramée.
2.
a female given name.

Ramée

[ruh-mey] /rəˈmeɪ/
noun
1.
Louise de la ("Ouida") 1839–1908, English novelist.
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Ouida

/ˈwiːdə/
noun
1.
real name Marie Louise de la Ramée. 1839–1908, British popular novelist, best known for Under Two Flags (1867)
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