Isabella Is`a*bel"la, n., Isabella color Is`a*bel"la col"or [Said to be named from the Spanish princess Isabella, daughter of king Philip II., in allusion to the color assumed by her shift, which she wore without change from 1601 to 1604, in consequence of a vow made by her.] A brownish yellow color. [1913 Webster]

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  • ISABELLA — Henr. Anglorum Regis soror, Frid. Imp. nuptui data est. Polyd. Virg. l. 1. item Portugalliae Regis soror, Car. Hisp. Regis uxor, A. C. 1526. Vide Elizabetha …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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