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  1. a female given name, form of Elizabeth.
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  • I told her, and she repeated the name with great contempt—Elise.

    Wintry Peacock

    D. H. Lawrence

  • It was signed: "Your very happy and still more unhappy Elise."

    Wintry Peacock

    D. H. Lawrence

  • I know she will love Elise, and she is so dear to lean up against.

    The Girl Scouts at Home

    Katherine Keene Galt

  • Elise bloomed in this congenial atmosphere and did not look like the same girl.

  • I am glad poor Elise is to be allowed to stay in Paris all winter and work.