Origin of the name ISEULT.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name ISEULT.
French Arthurian. Of Germanic origin, probably from German Ishild
"ice-fighter." Also spelled Yseulte.
Compare with Ysoude.
(Journal of the American-Irish Historical
Society, v.13, 1914)
... The while that Tristan and his
folk made them ready for the journey did the wise Queen Iseult, with
much thought and care, prepare a love potion of such power and magic
that did any two drink thereof they must needs, without will of their
own, love each other above all things from that day forward;... (Story
of Tristan & Iseult, Gottfried, 1907)