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Justine

[juh-steen; French zhys-teen]
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noun
  1. a female given name: derived from Justin.
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  • Justine, ma bonne, won't you give us the key this afternoon?

  • The ballots had been thrown; they were all black, and Justine was condemned.

    Frankenstein

    Mary W. Shelley

  • You perhaps will find some means to justify my poor guiltless Justine.

    Frankenstein

    Mary W. Shelley

  • Justine has returned to us; and I assure you I love her tenderly.

    Frankenstein

    Mary W. Shelley

  • Madame Moritz, her mother, was a widow with four children, of whom Justine was the third.

    Frankenstein

    Mary W. Shelley


Word Origin and History for justine

Justine

fem. proper name, fem. of Latin Iustinus (see Justin).

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