Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Isolde

play
noun Isol·de \i-ˈzōl-də, -ˈsōl-\

Definition of Isolde

  1. 1 :  an Irish princess married to King Mark of Cornwall and loved by Tristram

  2. 2 :  the daughter of the King of Brittany and wife of Tristram



Origin and Etymology of isolde

German, from Old French Isolt, Iseut


First Known Use: 1851


Learn More about isolde


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Isolde? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to depart quickly

Get Word of the Day daily email!