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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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(ˈɡwɪnɪˌvɪə) ,




(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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