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Elizabeth I   /ɪlˈɪzəbəθ aɪ/   Listen
Elizabeth I

Queen of England from 1558 to 1603; daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn; she succeeded Mary I (who was a Catholic) and restored Protestantism to England; during her reign Mary Queen of Scots was executed and the Spanish Armada was defeated; her reign was marked by prosperity and literary genius (1533-1603).  Synonym: Elizabeth.

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"Elizabeth I" Quotes from Famous Books

... Malone said. "Miss Thompson here ... pardon me; I mean Queen Elizabeth I ... really is a telepath. That's all. I think I want to lie down somewhere until it ...
— That Sweet Little Old Lady • Gordon Randall Garrett (AKA Mark Phillips)

Words linked to "Elizabeth I" :   Tudor, House of Tudor, Queen of England, Elizabethan

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