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Lillie Langtry
photographed in the 1880s by Napoleon Sarony (1821-1896)

Lang·try

 (lăng′trē), Lillie Originally Emilie Le Breton. Known as "the Jersey Lily." 1853-1929.
British actress famous for her great beauty and her love affair with Edward VII.
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Langtry

(ˈlæŋtrɪ)
n
(Biography) Lillie, known as the Jersey Lily, real name Émilie Charlotte le Breton. 1852–1929, English actress, noted for her beauty and for her friendship with Edward VII
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Lang•try

(ˈlæŋ tri)

n.
Lillie (Emily Charlotte Le Breton) (“the Jersey Lily”), 1852–1929, English actress.
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Noun1.Langtry - British actress and mistress of the prince who later became Edward VII (1853-1929)Langtry - British actress and mistress of the prince who later became Edward VII (1853-1929)
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