Olivia


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Olivia

“abjured the company and sight of men.” [Br. Lit.: Twelfth Night]
References in classic literature ?
Our second child, a girl, I intended to call, after her aunt, Grissel; but my wife, who had been reading romances, insisted upon her being called Olivia.
When the story opens Olivia is just eighteen, Sophia seventeen, and they are both very beautiful girls.
Olivia would be drawn as an amazon, sitting upon a bank of flowers, dressed in a green Joseph,* richly laced with gold, and a whip in her hand.
Uncle Roger and Aunt Olivia and the Story Girl came over early for the day; and Peter came too, with his shining, morning face, to be hailed with joy, for we had been afraid that Peter would not be able to spend Christmas with us.
Felicity was too beautiful for words; and even the Story Girl, between excitement and the crimson silk array, blossomed out with a charm and allurement more potent than any regular loveliness-- and this in spite of the fact that Aunt Olivia had tabooed the red satin slippers and mercilessly decreed that stout shoes should be worn.
THE family of Durham University student Olivia Burt have paid tribute to the "light of our lives" as they announced the details of her funeral.
THE family of Durham University student Olivia Burt has paid tribute to the "light of our lives" as they announced the details of her funeral.
Ellen Adarna continued to fan the flames of speculations surrounding her pregnancy with actor John Lloyd Cruz when she posted a throwback photo yesterday on her Instagram page: the photo features her with Cruz and good friend Beauty Gonzalez's baby, Olivia Ines.
The Strictly heartthrob whisked a thrilled 10-year-old Olivia Sawney off her feet as the TV duo dropped in on a dance class in Prestwich.
Scandal" Season 7, episode 4 will see Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) telling Fitz Grant (Tony Goldwyn) that he can't have her.
Olivia Cleasby, from Yarm, is just 14 but she has cared for older sister Ellie since the age of five.