Tristram

noun
Tris·​tram | \ ˈtri-strəm How to pronounce Tristram (audio) \

Definition of Tristram

: the lover of Isolde of Ireland and husband of Isolde of Brittany in medieval legend

First Known Use of Tristram

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Tristram

Middle English Tristrem, from Anglo-French Tristan

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“Tristram.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tristram. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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