Anne Boleyn

[ boo-lin, boo l-in ]
/ bʊˈlɪn, ˈbʊl ɪn /

noun

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Boleyn
[ boo l-in, boo-lin ]
/ ˈbʊl ɪn, bʊˈlɪn /

noun

Anne,1507–36, second wife of Henry VIII of England: mother of Queen Elizabeth I.
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Anne Boleyn

noun

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British Dictionary definitions for anne boleyn (2 of 2)

Boleyn
/ (bʊˈlɪn, ˈbʊlɪn) /

noun

Anne . 1507–36, second wife of Henry VIII of England; mother of Elizabeth I. She was executed on a charge of adultery
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