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GenderFeminine

Meaning & History

Old French form of ISOLDE, appearing in the 12th-century Norman poem 'Tristan' by Béroul.
Other Languages & CulturesEseld Cornish Isolde English Yseult French Izolda Georgian Isolde German Isotta Italian Iseut Medieval English Izolda Polish Esyllt Welsh

Categories

Arthurian legend, literature, uncertain etymology
Entry added October 20, 2016