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Tristram

[tris-truh m] /ˈtrɪs trəm/
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

/ˈtrɪstən/
noun
1.
(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
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Word Origin and History for Tristram

masc. proper name, name of a medieval hero, from Welsh Drystan, influenced by French triste "sad" (see trist).

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