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Christina

[ kri-stee-nuh ]
/ krɪˈsti nə /
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noun

1626–89, queen of Sweden 1632–54 (daughter of Gustavus Adolphus).
a female given name.

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Christina
/ (krɪˈstiːnə) /

noun

1626–89, queen of Sweden (1632–54), daughter of Gustavus Adolphus, noted particularly for her patronage of literature
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