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A satellite of Uranus.

[After Cordelia, , daughter of Lear in King Lear by William Shakespeare.]


(kɔrˈdil yə)

(in Shakespeare's King Lear) the youngest of Lear's three daughters and the only one who remains loyal to him.
References in classic literature ?
No-o-o, it's not exactly my name, but I would love to be called Cordelia.
Anne Shirley," reluctantly faltered forth the owner of that name, "but, oh, please do call me Cordelia.
Oh, I'm not ashamed of it," explained Anne, "only I like Cordelia better.
If you'll only call me Anne spelled with an E I shall try to reconcile myself to not being called Cordelia.
There had never been a Cordelia in the Wright or Barry connections.
asked Diana, cuddling Small Anne Cordelia with the inimitable gesture of motherhood which always sent through Anne's heart, filled with sweet, unuttered dreams and hopes, a thrill that was half pure pleasure and half a strange, ethereal pain.
She should have tried to imagine her name was Cordelia.
The joy of Beatrice was my joy, and the sorrows of Cordelia were mine also.
We have Laura and Beatrice, Antigone and Cordelia, but we have no heroic man.
Cordelia Donald, 40, was subjected to weekly attacks by her father George Donald, 67, who told her: "It is better for a girl to be broken in by her father rather than a stranger.
Cordelia can be a bit nervous when she first meets people, but once she knows you she will treat you like her best friend.
Elige las escenas claves como la reparticion del reino entre Goneril y Regan, expulsando a Cordelia por no haber recibido las palabras amorosas que el esperaba de ella; el rechazo de las beneficiadas despojando a Lear de sus vidas y el reencuentro con Cordelia, ahora reina de Francia; la perdida de la guerra y la caida en desgracia del padre y la hija reconciliados.