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Ma·til·da 1

 (mə-tĭl′də) Known as "Empress Maud." 1102-1167.
English princess as the daughter of Henry I. After her first husband, Emperor Henry V, died, she married Geoffrey, Count of Anjou (died 1151), in 1128 and bore the future Henry II. She struggled with her cousin Stephen of Blois for the throne of England and governed briefly in 1141 until defeated later that year.

Ma·til·da 2

 (mə-tĭl′də)
n. Australian
The pack or bundle containing the personal belongings of a swagman; a swag.

[From the name Matilda.]

Matilda

(məˈtɪldə)
n
1. a bushman's swag
2. waltz Matilda walk Matilda to travel the road carrying one's swag
[C20: from the Christian name]

Matilda

(məˈtɪldə)
n
(Biography) known as the Empress Maud. 1102–67, only daughter of Henry I of England and wife of Geoffrey of Anjou. After her father's death (1135) she unsuccessfully waged a civil war with Stephen for the English throne; her son succeeded as Henry II
Translations
Matylda
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Matilda

[məˈtɪldə] NMatilde
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Twenty years of age, a charming blonde, with blue eyes, milk-white complexion, and radiant with divine health, Mathilde Stangerson was one of the most beautiful marriageable girls in either the old or the new world.
So secluded was the life led by the two, father and daughter, that they showed themselves only at a few official receptions and, at certain times in the year, in two or three friendly drawing-rooms, where the fame of the professor and the beauty of Mathilde made a sensation.
Long ago," answered Rostov, "I have already been for the hay, and have seen Fraulein Mathilde.
Mathilde de , heiress of a Belgian count, and sundry other children of patrician race, the directress was careful of them as of the others, anxious for their progress, as for that of the rest--but it never seemed to enter her head to distinguish then by a mark of preference; one girl of noble blood she loved dearly--a young Irish baroness --lady Catherine ; but it was for her enthusiastic heart and clever head, for her generosity and her genius, the title and rank went for nothing.
Moose lives with Mathilde in the Los Angeles seaside suburb of Santa Monica.
Preliminary results suggest that unlike the asteroid 253 Mathilde, which NEAR briefly visited last year, Eros has too high a density to be a rubble pile, says NEAR scientist Donald K.
Earlier today, Belgium's Royal Couple, King Philippe and Queen Mathilde received a ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhavan, here.
BEL BEL BELGI GI GIAN Queen Mathilde Queen Mathilde embarrassingly mixed up embarrassingly mixed up her country's strikers her country's strikers after the 1-0 victory over after the 1-0 victory over Russia on Sunday.
Paola was sitting next to her successor, Princess Mathilde, for the emotional ceremony as Albert formally abdicated in favour of his son, 53-year-old Crown Prince Philippe.
Summary: Rabat - HM King Mohammed VI offered, Monday in Rabat, a dinner in honor of Prince Philippe of Belgium and Princess Mathilde, chaired by Prince Moulay Rachid.
Mathilde brought me into the conversation and kept me afloat.
Even though this is a far-reaching period-costume drama about a headstrong woman's epic quest for her soldier fiance whom she believes to be alive despite official reports of his death on the front, Tautou, however, who once again takes the starring role as Mathilde, doesn't seem too bothered about the headlines, or the constant reminders about her breakthrough role.