Guenevere


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Guen·e·vere

 (gwĕn′ə-vîr)
n.
Variant of Guinevere.
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Noun1.Guenevere - (Arthurian legend) wife of King ArthurGuenevere - (Arthurian legend) wife of King Arthur; in some versions of the legend she became Lancelot's lover and that led to the end of the Knights of the Round Table
Arthurian legend - the legend of King Arthur and his court at Camelot
References in classic literature ?
He provides Arthur with a father, King Uther, makes of Arthur's wars against the Saxons only his youthful exploits, relates at length how Arthur conquered almost all of Western Europe, and adds to the earlier story the figures of Merlin, Guenevere, Modred, Gawain, Kay, and Bedivere.
A year later, she landed a role as Guenevere in "Camelot," which won three Oscars.
all written questions regarding this solicitation must be sent to guenevere palmatier, contract management specialist trainee at the omh consolidated business office via e-mail only by wednesday, november 1, 2017 by 3:00 pm.
For Pater, The Defence of Guenevere and Other Poems is "the first typical specimen of aesthetic poetry" (p.
14) Winny (162n2456-62) considers the late exposure of Morgan and her role in the proceedings to be "a blemish on an otherwise perfect story," since she "confuses the motivation": "The plan of frightening Guenevere to death cannot have been in the poet's mind when he described the Green Knight's intrusion, for the Queen's reactions are not mentioned.
These allusions center on the image of the fonteinne (fountain or spring), first evoked in a description of Guenevere recalling the lovers' initial meeting in the Prose Lancelot.
and soprano Rachel Fenlon's Guenevere lacked chemistry with either Arthur or Lancelot.
For instance, sleep is ethically loaded in the early fourteenth-century Ywain and Gawain, where King Arthur and Queen Guenevere fall asleep after a meal:
Some of her favorite roles have been Guenevere in Camelot, Tzeitel in Fiddler on the Roof, Christine in Phantom (Yeston/Kopit), Mabel in Pirates of Penzance, Fiordiligi in Cosi fan tutte, Marguerite in The Scarlet Pimpernel, Fiona in Brigadoon, and Maria in Love's Labours Lost.
Other winners were Jaena Valles (Business and Entrepreneurship), Guenevere Rodriguez (Fashion and Style), Rio Guerrero (Public Service and Politics), Maya Rowencak (Community Service and Advocacy) and Aris Tuazon (Food and Restaurants).
7) My view was that Malory presented a non-partisan view of a tragedy caused in part by fortune, in part by treacherous subjects like Mordred and Agravain, and in part by basically well-intentioned people like Arthur, Gawain, Lancelot, and Guenevere who realize too late that they have made mistakes that have tragic consequences.
05pm) King Arthur is happily married to Queen Guenevere, but the arrival of handsome knight Sir Lancelot leads to infidelity and betrayal.