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[ih-soolt] /ɪˈsult/
German Ysolde
[ee-zawl-duh] /iˈzɔl də/ (Show IPA)
. Iseult.
a female given name, form of Iseult. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Harold did not tell Yseult of the curse that was upon him, for he feared that she would not love him if she knew.

    Second Book of Tales Eugene Field
  • "And I want one with red hair, like Evangeline," said Yseult, the youngest.

    Red Hair Elinor Glyn
  • It happened so about that time that Yseult said to Harold, "Wilt thou go with me to-morrow even to the feast in the sacred grove?"

    Second Book of Tales Eugene Field
  • But may the whole world sit idly watching the raptures and death-throes of Tristram and Yseult?

    Laurus Nobilis Vernon Lee
  • But Yseult was not afeared; like a marble statue she stood and saw the werewolf's coming.

    Second Book of Tales Eugene Field
  • Item two copies of Yseult of Dole, a charming provincial work.

  • He sought Yseult straight, as if an evil power drew him to the spot where she stood.

    Second Book of Tales Eugene Field
  • Yseult knew that Alfred loved her, but she did not know of the bitter words which Alfred had spoken to Harold.

    Second Book of Tales Eugene Field
  • The noble Yseult falls in love with this fine-talking carpenter, and at once begs him to make her happy by marrying her.

  • So he sent my sister Yseult to Camelot to ask the king to let us have a knight to protect us against a giant with three heads.

    The Man Upstairs P. G. Wodehouse
British Dictionary definitions for Yseult


a variant spelling of Iseult
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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