- a female given name, form of Elizabeth.
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Examples from the Web for ilse
Hitler responded by buying her (through Hoffmann) an apartment five minutes from his flat, where Ilse came to live too.New Biography Explores the Life and Myth of Eva Braun
November 10, 2011
"Ye must pay a pinny or ilse put your forefinger in," says McCarthy.The Stark Munro Letters
J. Stark Munro
“She is really beautiful,” whispered Estridge, glancing at Ilse.
“You thought you knew how to live when you took the white veil,” said Ilse cheerfully.
“It is as certain as death,” said Ilse in a low, still voice.
But Ilse sang some wonderful songs which she had learned in the Battalion of Death.