Definitions for elaineɪˈleɪn
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word elaine
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any of several women in Arthurian romance, as the mother by Lancelot of Sir Galahad.
Category: Literature, Mythology
Origin: From Elaine variant of Elene, cognate to Modern English Helen, ultimately from . A origin has also been suggested since the name appears in Arthurian legend.
alt. of Elain
Elaine is a name shared by several different female characters in Arthurian legend.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a lady of the court of King Arthur in love with Lancelot, and whose story is related by Malory in his "History" and by Tennyson in his "Idylls of the King."
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