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Christina

[kri-stee-nuh]
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noun
  1. 1626–89, queen of Sweden 1632–54 (daughter of Gustavus Adolphus).
  2. a female given name.
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  • "Christina was a sad specimen of womankind indeed," said Mrs. Temple.

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    Nathaniel Hawthorne

  • Then Christina was brought into the hall and placed before the old peasant.

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    Nathaniel Hawthorne

  • Christina is a soldier's daughter, and must learn to bear the noise of cannon.

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    Nathaniel Hawthorne

  • For two years more Christina remained in the palace at Stockholm.

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    Nathaniel Hawthorne

  • And now I have told you almost all that is amusing or instructive in the childhood of Christina.

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    Nathaniel Hawthorne


British Dictionary definitions for christina

Christina

noun
  1. 1626–89, queen of Sweden (1632–54), daughter of Gustavus Adolphus, noted particularly for her patronage of literature
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Word Origin and History for christina

Christina

see Cristina.

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