[bab-uh l; Russian bah-byil] /ˈbæb əl; Russian ˈbɑ byɪl/
[ahy-zuh k;; Russian ee-sahk yi-muh-noo-yee-luh-vyich] /ˈaɪ zək;; Russian iˈsɑk yɪ mə nuˈyi lə vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1894–1941, Russian author.
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Issak Emmanuilovich (iˈsak imənuˈiləvitʃ) 1894–1941, Russian short-story writer, whose works include Stories from Odessa(1924) and Red Cavalry (1926)
capital of Babylon, late 14c., from Hebrew Babhel (Gen. xi), from Akkadian bab-ilu “Gate of God” (from bab “gate” + ilu “god”). The name is a translation of Sumerian Ka-dingir. Meaning “confused medley of sounds” (1520s) is from the biblical story of the Tower of Babel.
[iz-uh-bel] /ˈɪz əˌbɛl/ noun 1. a female given name. fem. proper name, a form of Elizabeth that seems to have developed in Provence. A popular name in Middle Ages; pet forms included Ibb, Libbe, Nibb, Tibb, Bibby, and Ellice. The Spanish form was Isabella, which is attested as a color name (“greyish-yellow”) from 1600; the […]
[iz-uh-bel-uh; Spanish ee-sah-ve-lah] /ˌɪz əˈbɛl ə; Spanish ˌi sɑˈvɛ lɑ/ noun 1. a city in NW Puerto Rico. 2. former name of (def 2).
[iz-uh-bel-uh] /ˌɪz əˈbɛl ə/ noun 1. (Isabella, or the Pot of Basil),a narrative poem (1820) by John Keats. noun 1. (“the Catholic”) 1451–1504, wife of Ferdinand V: queen of Castile 1474–1504; joint ruler of Aragon 1479–1504. /ˌɪzəˈbɛlə/ noun 1. /ˌɪzəˈbɛlə/ noun 1. original name Elizabeth Farnese. 1692–1766, second wife (1714–46) of Philip V of Spain […]
- Isabella I
noun 1. (“the Catholic”) 1451–1504, wife of Ferdinand V: queen of Castile 1474–1504; joint ruler of Aragon 1479–1504. noun 1. known as Isabella the Catholic. 1451–1504, queen of Castile (1474–1504) and, with her husband, Ferdinand V, joint ruler of Castile and Aragon (1479–1504)