Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

Isabella

[iz-uh-bel-uh] /ˌɪz əˈbɛl ə/
noun
1.
(Isabella, or the Pot of Basil),a narrative poem (1820) by John Keats.

Isabella I

noun
1.
("the Catholic") 1451–1504, wife of Ferdinand V: queen of Castile 1474–1504; joint ruler of Aragon 1479–1504.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Isabella
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • A little while ago, every letter to Isabella brought an account of fresh gaieties; dinners at Mr. Cole's, or balls at the Crown.

    Emma Jane Austen
  • As Henry walked to the gate, Isabella followed with her left hand locked in his.

    Clotelle William Wells Brown
  • There is a beautiful reja here (lattice or grating) by Bartolom, and the altar is adorned with statues of Ferdinand and Isabella.

    Old Continental Towns Walter M. Gallichan
  • Fortunately for Isabella, she was sold for the latter purpose.

    Clotelle William Wells Brown
  • Ferdinand and Isabella received timely intelligence of these designs.

British Dictionary definitions for Isabella

Isabella1

/ˌɪzəˈbɛlə/
noun
1.
  1. a greyish-yellow colour
  2. Also Isabelline (ˌɪzəˈbɛliːn). (as adjective): an Isabella mohair coat
Word Origin
C17: from the name Isabella; original reference uncertain

Isabella2

/ˌɪzəˈbɛlə/
noun
1.
original name Elizabeth Farnese. 1692–1766, second wife (1714–46) of Philip V of Spain and mother of Charles III of Spain

Isabella I

noun
1.
known as Isabella the Catholic. 1451–1504, queen of Castile (1474–1504) and, with her husband, Ferdinand V, joint ruler of Castile and Aragon (1479–1504)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Isabella

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Isabella

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for isabella