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 (gwĭn′ə-vîr′) also Guen·e·vere (gwĕn′-)
The wife of King Arthur and lover of Lancelot according to Arthurian legend.
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(European Myth & Legend) (in Arthurian legend) the wife of King Arthur and paramour of Lancelot
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(ˈgwɪn əˌvɪər)

the wife of King Arthur and mistress of Lancelot.
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Noun1.Guinevere - (Arthurian legend) wife of King ArthurGuinevere - (Arthurian legend) wife of King Arthur; in some versions of the legend she became Lancelot's lover and that led to the end of the Knights of the Round Table
Arthurian legend - the legend of King Arthur and his court at Camelot
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Editor's note: As we went to press, another trans person, 26-year-old bisexual Gwynevere River Song, was killed in their Texas home.
Gwynevere River Song lived in Waxahachie, Texas, a suburb of Dallas.
He leaves his wife, Debra (Francis) Flanagan; his children, Melissa Flanagan of Greenfield, Will Hackler and his wife, Sharon, of Townsend, Wendy Hackler of Sterling, Sarah Camacho and her husband, Justin, of Gardner, Stephanie Snyder and her husband, Stephen, of Virginia Beach, Va., and Samuel Besnoff of Rutland; seven brothers and sisters, George, Thomas and Joseph Flanagan, Katie Brown, Susie Grandfrido, Mary Ellen Fryberg and Judy Gray; 11 grandchildren, Madelyn, Margaret and Derek Hackler, Aaron and Kelsey Gotham, Benjamin, Max and William Camacho, Keegan, Evalyn and Gwynevere Snyder; and many nieces and nephews.