elizabeth elizabeth  /ɪ ˈlɪ zə bəθ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) daughter of George VI who became the Queen of England and Northern Ireland in 1952 on the death of her father (1926-)
  2. (n) Queen of England from 1558 to 1603; daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn; she succeeded Mary I (who was a Catholic) and restored Protestantism to England; during her reign Mary Queen of Scots was executed and the Spanish Armada was defeated; her reign was marked by prosperity and literary genius (1533-1603)

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News

  1. Elizabeth J. Rogman

    Elizabeth J. Rogman, 95, Centennial, Colo., formerly of Woodstock, died Sunday, June 9, 2013, at Christian Living Center and Johnson Center Nursing Home in Centennial.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Woodstock Independent

  2. Elizabeth fire victim identified as Jersey City girl

    Elizabeth police identified the victim of a weekend fatal fire as a 17-year-old Jersey City girl.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Star-Ledger

  3. Elizabeth Kelly

    Elizabeth Kelly is the bestselling author of the novel APOLOGIZE, APOLOGIZE! and is an award-winning journalist. She lives in Merrickville, Ontario, with her husband, five dogs and three cats.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Book Reporter

Quotes

  1. "John and Elizabeth Edwards have always believed deeply ...... that two Americans can become one," Obama said. "So while his campaign may end today, the cause of their lives endures."
    on Jan 30, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Marlborough Express

  2. "For 50 years and more, Elizabeth Windsor has maintained her dignity, her sense of duty and her hairstyle," said Mirren, who has been on a remarkable roll since last fall as she won all major film and television prizes for playing both of...
    on Feb 25, 2007 By: Helen Mirren Source: Guardian Unlimited

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