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 (ĕl′ə-wēz′, ā-lô-ēz′) 1098?-1164.
French scholar and religious figure who secretly married Peter Abelard, later becoming abbess of a convent he founded. Their letters to each other, discovered after their deaths, are noted for their eloquence and emotional intensity.


(ˈɛləʊˌiːz; French elɔiz)
(Biography) ?1101–64, pupil, mistress, and wife of Abelard


(ˈɛl oʊˌiz; Fr. eɪ lɔˈiz)

1101?–64, French abbess: pupil of and secretly married to Pierre Abélard.
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Noun1.Heloise - student and mistress and wife of Abelard (circa 1098-1164)
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Suffice it, then, that Heloise lived with her uncle the howitzer and was happy.
He saw Heloise, and was captivated by her blooming youth, her beauty, and her charming disposition.
But when he heard the rowdies in the streets singing the love- songs of Abelard to Heloise, the case was too plain--love-songs come not properly within the teachings of rhetoric and philosophy.
Abelard returned secretly and carried Heloise away to Palais, in Brittany, his native country.
They removed his body to the Paraclete afterward, and when Heloise died, twenty years later, they buried her with him, in accordance with her last wish.
de Villefort, he fulfilled the predictions of Heloise to the letter, -- donned his dress suit, drew on a pair of white gloves, ordered the servants to attend the carriage dressed in their full livery, and drove that same night to No.
Here is some sort of Key to the Mysteries that your Heloise has sent you.
They had been talking of Bonnivard, as they glided past Chillon, and of Rousseau, as they looked up at Clarens, where he wrote his Heloise.
Eloisa to Abelard': (Abelard was a very famous unorthodox philosopher of the twelfth century who loved Heloise and was barbarously parted from her.
Their topics include Rousseau and British Romantic women writers, locating a refuge for the libertarian man of feeling in Julie, or the New Heloise and Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Rousseau and the writing of mountain experience in British literature of the Romantic period, Rousseau and Romanticism in Wales, reading Rousseau in the anti-Jacobin novel, Rousseauvian drama and Roman space in Shelley's The Cenci, and Rousseau and the Romantic essayists.
Assisting Willem is Lieutenant Hunter Frost, blinded at Waterloo but still working to bring Napoleon and Thibault down, and Heloise, the wild girl who can lead them to Thibault's dinosaurs, if they can break her out of Bedlam and get her safely back to France.