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Elissa

Definition of the noun ELISSA

What does ELISSA mean as a name of something?

Elissa is a genus of Curculionidae, described by Casey in 1888.

Elissa is a genus of Curculionidae.

Elissa is a genus of Curculionidae.

Place

Elissa: The tall ship Elissa is a three-masted barque.

People

  1. Elissa: Elissar Zakaria Khoury, commonly known as Elissa, is a Lebanese best-selling recording artist and one of the most prominent Arab women. Elissa is known for her distinct style of music which combines classical Arabic music with elements of Western music and mostly relies on love ballads.
    • also known as Elissar Zakaria Khoury
    • born on (42 years ago) in Deir el Ahmar, child of Zakaria Khoury and Youmna Suud
    • ethnicity: Lebanese people
    • nationality: Lebanon
    • education: Political Science at Lebanese University
    • profession: Singer, musician
    • genres: Arabic music, Pop-folk, Arabic pop music, World music, Romance
    • albums: "Baddy Doub", "W'akherta Ma'ak", "Ayshalak", "Bastanak", "Ayami Beek", "Ahla Donya", "Tesadaa Bemeen", "Asaad Wahda", "إليسا", "Best of Elissa", "Tesada' Bemeen", "I Can't Stop (Freestyle Hits)", "Aàyshalak", "Halet Hob"
    • some of the nominations and awards:
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Selling Middle Eastern Artist
        • World Music Award for World’s Best Selling Middle Eastern Artist
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Selling Middle Eastern Artist
        • World Music Award for World’s Best Selling Middle Eastern Artist
        • nominated to MTV Europe Music Award for Best Middle East Act
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Selling Middle Eastern Artist
        • World Music Award for World’s Best Selling Middle Eastern Artist
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Female Artist
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Live Act
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Entertainer of the Year
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Album - "Asaad Wahda"
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Song - "Teebt Mennak"
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Video - "Teebt Mennak"
    • official website: www.elissalb.com
  2. Elissa a.k.a. Dido was, according to ancient Greek and Roman sources, the founder and first Queen of Carthage. She is primarily known from the account given by the Roman poet Virgil in his Aeneid. In some sources she is also known as Elissa.
    • read more about Dido
  3. Elissa is a Canadian dance music singer and record producer from Toronto, Ontario.
    • also known as أليسا, Elissa Khoury, أليسا خوري, اليسا
    • born on (42 years ago)
    • nationality: Canada
    • profession: Singer, record producer
    • genres: Dance music, Pop music
    • read more about Elissa (singer)

There are other people with in their name, like Elissa Aron, Elissa Down, Elissa Moon, Elissa Aalto, Elissa Guest, Elissa Landi, Elissa Leeds, Elissa McKee, Elissa Riach, Elissa Rubin and many others.

Characters

  1. Elissa is a fictional character from the 2012 film House at the End of the Street.
  2. Elissa is a fictional character from The Decameron.
    • also known as Елиса
  3. Elissa is a fictional character from the 2011 film Una Hora Por Favora.
  4. Elissa is a fictional character from the 2007 film Virgin Territory.
  5. Elissa is a fictional film character.

Writings

  1. "Elissa" is a 1900 novel by H Rider Haggard.
    • also known as "Elissa; the doom of Zimbabwe"
    • author: H. Rider Haggard
    • released in (115 years ago)
  2. "Elissa" a.k.a. "Elissa." is a book by Marie Luise Kaschnitz.
    • also known as "Elissa"

Phrases with Elissa

Phrases starting with the word Elissa:

  1. Elissa Laticeps
  2. Elissa Constricta
  3. Elissa Roadside-Skipper

Phrases ending with the word Elissa:

  1. Genus Elissa
  2. Mynes Elissa
  3. Colias Elissa
  4. Mastor Elissa
  5. Epitola Elissa
  6. Libnotes Elissa
  7. Quartinia Elissa
  8. Metamorpha Elissa
  9. Ooencyrtus Elissa
  10. Macroteleia Elissa
  11. Platygaster elissa
  12. Teucholabis Elissa
  13. Amblyscirtes elissa
  14. Leptadrillia Elissa
  15. Batracomorphus Elissa
  16. Species Colias Elissa
  17. Species Mastor Elissa

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Elissa

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Google previewSew On (2008)

All You Need to Know to Start Sewing and Serging Today! by Elissa K. Meyrich

A long-time garment industry designer and former instructor at Parsons School of Design, Elissa is a renowned sewing instructor. Visit the author's Web site at www.sewfastseweasy.com home of the Stitch and Bitch Cafe ® ~IS8N 13: ...

Google previewThe Heart Is an Instrument (1994)

Portraits in Journalism by Madeleine Blais

Elissa Reynolds recited the poem by Langston Hughes. Elissa is a tall girl with a mature ...

Google previewHoly People of the World (2004)

A Cross-cultural Encyclopedia by Phyllis G. Jestice

Elissa is a derivation of a real,Semitic name; Dido (which is likely an epithet) is of unknown derivation and meaning.

Google previewWomen Like Us (2017)

Together Changing the World by Linda Rendleman, MS

Elissa is the founder of The Farley Project, an anti-bullying non-profit organization dedicated to traveling to camps and middle schools around the country, educating kids, parents and teachers about the effects of bullying. Laura Henderson ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Interior Design (1997)

by Joanna Banham

Elissa Makiniemi, 1952. Studied architecture at Helsinki Polytechnic, 1916-21 . Worked as an exhibition designer in Goteborg, Sweden, then Tampere and ...

Google previewConnecticut Encyclopedia (2008)

by Jennifer Herman

1978 Marital Status: Single DISTRICT 41 Wright, Elissa Democrat, Term 1 Committees: Environment Finance, Revenue and Bonding ...

Google previewThe Spenser Encyclopedia (1990)

by Albert Charles Hamilton

Medina, Elissa, Perissa Placed prominently near the beginning of FQ 11, the Medina episode gives an important account of the nature of temperance, after the deaths of Amavia and Mortdant have called attention to the dire consequences of ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Modern Proverbs (2012)

Bronner, Robin DuBlanc, Jane Garry, Elissa R. Henken, Susan Laity, Jonathan Lighter, Jay Mechling, Bill Mullins, ...

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Scrabble value of E1L1I1S1S1A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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