Isolde

noun
Isol·de | \i-ˈzōl-də, -ˈsōl- \

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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