(in the Nibelungenlied) the wife of Sigmund and mother of Siegfried.
noun 1. Elie [el-ee] /ˈɛl i/ (Show IPA), 1909–91, U.S. composer.
noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. Electricity. the standard unit of electrical conductance in the International System of Units (SI), equal to the reciprocal of the ohm and replacing the equivalent MKS unit (mho) Abbreviation: S. noun 1. (Ernst) Werner von [ernst ver-nuh r fuh n] /ˈɛrnst ˈvɛr nər fən/ (Show IPA), 1816–92, German […]
noun 1. a city in NW Cambodia, near Angkor.
noun 1. a city in Tuscany, in central Italy, S of Florence: cathedral. noun 1. a walled city in central Italy, in Tuscany: founded by the Etruscans; important artistic centre (13th–14th centuries); university (13th century). Pop: 52 625 (2001)