[lee-suh, -zuh]


a female given name, form of Elizabeth. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • Notwithstanding her action in this matter, Lisa was not an ill-natured or callous woman.

    A Zola Dictionary

    J. G. Patterson

  • Her sister, Lisa Quenu, the pork-butcher, did not come to her assistance.

    A Zola Dictionary

    J. G. Patterson

  • And when she lost her husband in 1839, and went to live in Paris, she took Lisa with her.

  • "It was Mademoiselle Saget who sent her here," remarked handsome Lisa drily.

  • Lisa offered to take upon herself the part of the female cousin.