Elissa

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἔλισσα (Élissa); probably from Phoenician [script needed] (Elishat).
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Proper noun[edit]

Elissa

  1. (Greek mythology) Alternative name of Dido, queen of Carthage.
  2. A female given name.

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek Ἔλισσα (Élissa)

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Proper noun[edit]

Elissa f (genitive Elissae); first declension

  1. (poetic) Synonym of Dīdō (legendary foundress and queen of Carthage)

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular
nominative Elissa
genitive Elissae
dative Elissae
accusative Elissam
ablative Elissā
vocative Elissa

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