Iolanthe f
English: modern coinage based on the Greek elements iolē violet + anthos flower, possibly also influenced by the name YOLANDE (SEE Yolande). The name is chiefly known as the title of a Gilbert and Sullivan opera.

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  • Iolanthe — ou The Peer and the Peri est un opéra comique britannique, musique d Arthur Sullivan et livret de William S. Gilbert. Cet opéra fait partie des Savoy Opera. C est le 7e des 14 opéras de Gilbert et Sullivan. Il a été créé à Londres le… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Iolanthe — closed, and ran for 398 performances.BackgroundThe opening night of Iolanthe was an occasion for what must have seemed a truly magical event in 1882. The Savoy Theatre was the first theatre in the world to be wired for electricity, and such… …   Wikipedia

  • Iolanthe — /uy euh lan thee/, n. an operetta (1882) by Sir William S. Gilbert and Sir Arthur Sullivan. * * * …   Universalium

  • Iolanthe — seltenere Variante von → Jolanthe bzw. → Jolanda (Bedeutung vermutlich: Veilchenblüte) …   Deutsch namen

  • Iolanthe — Provenance. Prénom dérivé de Yolande. Vient du latin viola , signifie : violette Se fête le 11 juin. Histoire. Née vers 1235 en Pologne, épouse d un prince polonais, elle eut trois enfants dont l une devint religieuse clarisse. Sa mère Yolande se …   Dictionnaire des prénoms français, arabes et bretons

  • Iolanthe — Io|lạn|the (weiblicher Vorname) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • Iolanthe — /uy euh lan thee/, n. an operetta (1882) by Sir William S. Gilbert and Sir Arthur Sullivan …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gilbert and Sullivan — refers to the Victorian era partnership of librettist W. S. Gilbert (1836–1911) and composer Arthur Sullivan (1842–1900). Together, they wrote fourteen comic operas between 1871 and 1896, of which H.M.S. Pinafore , The Pirates of Penzance , and… …   Wikipedia

  • Arthur Sullivan — This article is about the composer. For the Australian soldier decorated with the VC, see Arthur Percy Sullivan. Arthur …   Wikipedia

  • D'Oyly Carte Opera Company — Publicity poster for The Mikado, 1919 The D Oyly Carte Opera Company was a professional light opera company that staged Gilbert and Sullivan s Savoy operas. The company performed nearly year round in the UK and sometimes toured in Europe, North… …   Wikipedia

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