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ˈbi ə trɪs, ˈbi trɪsBeat·rice

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Beatricenoun

    the woman who guided Dante through Paradise in the Divine Comedy


  1. Beatricenoun

    A female given name.

    Etymology: Beatrix, name of early Christian saints, from beatrix "she who makes happy".

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Beatrice

    a beautiful Florentine maiden, Portinari, her family name, for whom Dante conceived an undying affection, and whose image abode with him to the end of his days. She is his guide through Paradise.

Who Was Who?

  1. Beatrice

    A Florentine girl who gained fame by refusing the suit of a love-sick poet. Later she conducted him through heaven, and made arrangements for his travels in the other place. B. died a famous old maid. Ambition: A lover with money. Epitaph: She Might Have Been Mrs. Dante Had She Wanted To.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Beatrice in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Beatrice in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Beatrice in a Sentence

  1. Buckingham Palace:

    Princess Beatrice Royal Highness and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi became engaged while away for the weekend in Italy earlier this month.

  2. Beatrice Gatu:

    I woke up at five in the morning just to get Beatrice Gatu prepared to come to this place.

  3. Betty White:

    Gustav Lungfishgot sick from something mysterious and he nearly died. Well he did die in fact, then at the cemetery, Beatrice Lungfish, his wife, kept screaming, ‘He’s alive, he's alive, I can hear him from the grave.'.

  4. Prince Andrew and his ex-wife:

    Prince Andrew and Sarah are thrilled that Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi have got engaged, having watched their relationship develop with pride.

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    fill with high spirits; fill with optimism
    • A. scarper
    • B. abash
    • C. transpire
    • D. elate

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