Definition of Josephine in US English:

Josephine

proper noun

  • (1763–1814), empress of France 1804–09; full name Marie Joséphine Rose Tascher de la Pagerie. She married Napoleon in 1796. Their marriage proved childless, and she was divorced by Napoleon in 1809.

Pronunciation

Josephine

/ˈdʒoʊzəfin//ˈjōzəfēn/