Origin : Medieval French,
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Additional information Melisende:
Old French form of MILLICENT
Books about Melisende:
Melisende of Jerusalem: The World of a Forgotten Crusader Queen by Margaret Tranovich (Nov 3, 2011)
Melisende: An entry from UXL's The Crusades Reference Library (2005)
Mélisende de Jérusalem : Les Reines de Jérusalem et les Princesses de Terre sainte (Roman) (French Edition) by Elyane Gorsira (Jul 10, 2003)
"les larmes de melisende ; polar a bourg-en-bresse"
Studies in the History of Queen Melisende of Jerusalem. by Hans Eberhard Mayer (1972)
Wiki information Melisende:
Melisende was Queen of Jerusalem from 1131 to 1153, and regent for her son between 1153 and 1161 while he was on campaign. She was the eldest daughter of King Baldwin II of Jerusalem, and the Armenian princess Morphia of Melitene. She was named after...
The Melisende Psalter is an illuminated manuscript commissioned around 1135 in the crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem, probably by King Fulk for his wife Queen Melisende. It is a notable example of Crusader art, which resulted from a merging of the...