Definition of Héloïse in English:


Syllabification: Hé·lo·ïse
Pronunciation: /ˈ(h)eləˌwēz
  • (1098–1164), French abbess. She is known for her tragic love affair with the theologian Abelard. She later became abbess of the community of Paraclete.

More definitions of Héloïse

Definition of Héloïse in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space