Iseult

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I·seult

 (ĭ-so͞olt′) also I·sol·de (ĭ-sōl′də, ĭ-zōl′-)
n.
In Arthurian legend, an Irish princess who married the king of Cornwall and had a love affair with his knight Tristan.

Iseult

(ɪˈsuːlt) or

Yseult

;

Isolde

(ɪˈzəʊldə)
(in Arthurian legend) n
1. (European Myth & Legend) an Irish princess wed to Mark, king of Cornwall, but in love with his knight Tristan
2. (European Myth & Legend) (in another account) the daughter of the king of Brittany, married to Tristan

I•seult

or Y•seult

(ɪˈsult)

n.
a heroine of Arthurian legend, the wife of King Mark of Cornwall and the lover of Tristram.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Iseult - (Middle Ages) the bride of the king of Cornwall who (according to legend) fell in love with the king's nephew (Tristan) after they mistakenly drank a love potion that left them eternally in love with each other
legend, fable - a story about mythical or supernatural beings or events
Dark Ages, Middle Ages - the period of history between classical antiquity and the Italian Renaissance
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The boy christened John Kyffin Williams was born into a family of Anglesey gentlemen farmers on May 9, 1918, at Llangefni, to Henry Inglis Wynne Williams and Essyllt Mary Williams.