from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • See Konstanz.
  • Lake of or Bo·den·see (bōdˈn-zāˌ)Constance An Alpine lake bordering on southern Germany, northern Switzerland, and western Austria.

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  • proper n. A female given name.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An obsolete form of constancy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a lake in southeastern Germany on the northern side of the Swiss Alps; forms part of the Rhine River
  • n. the council in 1414-1418 that succeeded in ending the Great Schism in the Roman Catholic Church


A medieval form of the Latin Constantia from a word meaning constancy. (Wiktionary)



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