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Ysaie the Sad

In a French romance, bearing his name, he is the son of Tristan and Iseult (Isolde of Cornwall), whom a hermit had raised. In his adventures he was helped by a dwarf, Tronc, whom the fairies had given him. This dwarf later became the fairy king, Oberon.

Ysaie married Martha, the daughter of King Irion. Their son was called Marc.

Ysaïe le Triste | Late 14th century or early 15th century