- a female given name.
Also Jo·ann, Jo Ann, Jo·an·na [joh-an-uh] /dʒoʊˈæn ə/.
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Examples from the Web for joanne
Ten days later, when the dust had settled, MSF President Joanne Liu called their bluff.Why New York’s Ebola Case Will Hurt Infected Patients Everywhere
October 24, 2014
During the bus ride from Hanoi's airport I blurted out the whole story to Joanne.The Surprisingly Good Flight 370 Novel: Author Scott Maka Defends His Controversial Book
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Luckily I found Dr. Joanne Cacciatore and her organization MISS.Daily Beast Readers React to YouTube Stillborn Baby Memorials
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They met in 1970 when Carson hired Bushkin to handle his divorce from his second wife, Joanne.Wheeere’s Johnny?
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Vidal slept with Anaïs Nin and enjoyed close friendships with women including Claire Bloom and Joanne Woodward.How Gay Was Gore Vidal?
July 31, 2013
A few years ago the famous geographer, Joanne, was silent on both.The Roof of France
But yet more, here is Joanne's "beau tumulus" thrown in along with it.Sketches of Travel in Normandy and Maine
Edward A. Freeman
Joanne Gray heard him, and lowered her head slightly, so that he could not see.
Frankly he had told Joanne that she interested him more just now than his book.
Joanne's eyes were flooded with laughter as she nodded at the door.