roxanne

[ rok-san ]
/ rɒkˈsæn /
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noun

Slang. crack(def 33).

Origin of roxanne

origin uncertain

Definition for roxanne (2 of 2)

Roxanne

[ rok-san ]
/ rɒkˈsæn /

noun

a female given name.
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Word Origin and History for roxanne

Roxanne


fem. proper name, from French, from Latin Roxane, from Greek Rhoxane, of Persian origin (cf. Avestan raoxšna- "shining, bright"). Spelling influenced by Anne.

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