Tristram

Tristram

[tris-truhm]
noun
1.
one of the knights of the Round Table, whose love for Iseult, wife of King Mark, is the subject of many romances.
2.
a male given name.
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Tristan or Tristram (ˈtrɪstən, ˈtrɪstrəm)
 
n
(in medieval romance) the nephew of King Mark of Cornwall who fell in love with his uncle's bride, Iseult, after they mistakenly drank a love potion
 
Tristram or Tristram
 
n

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Tristram
masc. proper name, name of a medieval hero, from Welsh Drystan, infl. by Fr. triste "sad."
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