Isolde

noun
Isol·​de | \ i-ˈzōl-də How to pronounce Isolde (audio) , -ˈsōl- How to pronounce Isolde (audio) \

Definition of Isolde

1 : an Irish princess married to King Mark of Cornwall and loved by Tristram
2 : the daughter of the King of Brittany and wife of Tristram

First Known Use of Isolde

1851, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Isolde

German, from Old French Isolt, Iseut

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“Isolde.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Isolde. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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