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roxanne

[rok-san] /rɒkˈsæn/
noun
1.
Slang. crack (def 33).
Origin of roxanne
origin uncertain

Roxanne

[rok-san] /rɒkˈsæn/
noun
1.
a female given name.
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  • But I've got that smile from roxanne and I'm going to believe it was meant for the real me.

    Phyllis Maria Thompson Daviess
  • I went this afternoon, and I believe God sent me and so does roxanne.

    Phyllis Maria Thompson Daviess
  • Through all my misery I ask myself if any girl in the whole wide world ever had a friend like roxanne Byrd?

    Phyllis Maria Thompson Daviess
  • And to think that roxanne was almost in tears before it was nine o'clock.

    Phyllis Maria Thompson Daviess
  • roxanne always brings out the rainbow and shakes it when the clouds get down very low.

    Phyllis Maria Thompson Daviess
Word Origin and History for roxanne

Roxanne

fem. proper name, from French, from Latin Roxane, from Greek Rhoxane, of Persian origin (cf. Avestan raoxšna- "shining, bright"). Spelling influenced by Anne.

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