Ursula: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ûr'su-lu, ûrs'yoo-), [key]
— n.
  1. a legendary British princess who, with 11,000 virgins, is said to have been martyred by the Huns at Cologne.
  2. a female given name: from a Latin word meaning “bear.”
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