European - A princess. Daughter of Lisuarte. Sister of Leonoretta. Wife of Amadis of Gaul. She loved Amadis but, when he rode to the aid of the princess Briolania, she thought that he had deserted her and wrote him a letter terminating their relationship which was carried to Amadis on Firm Island by her friend, Durin. When Durin returned with Gandolin and told Oriana of the effect her letter had on Amadis, she repented of her cruelty and wrote another letter asking forgiveness which was entrusted to Durin and the Damsel of Denmark who were charged to find Amadis who, after reading her first letter, had left his comrades to seek death. When he read the second letter he hurried back to Britain where the lovers were re-united. Sometimes identified as Oriana.

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