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Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. RAWK-SAN(French)
rahk-SAN(English)
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Meaning & History

French and English form of ROXANA. This is the name of Cyrano's love interest in the play Cyrano de Bergerac (1897).

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VariantsRoxanne(French) Roxana, Roxanna, Roxanne, Rexana, Rexanne(English)
DiminutivesRoxie, Roxy(English)
Other Languages & CulturesRhoxane, Roxana(Ancient Greek) Roshanak(Ancient Persian) Roshni(Hindi) Rossana(Italian) Roshni(Marathi) Roshanak(Persian) Roksana(Polish) Rosana(Portuguese) Roxana, Ruxandra(Romanian) Roksana(Russian) Roxana(Spanish)

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