Meaning of BEATRICE in English

BEATRICE

a Florentine girl who gained fame by refusing the suit of a love-sick poet. Later she conducted him through heaven, and made arrangements for his travels in the other place. B. died a famous old maid. Ambition: A lover with money. Epitaph: She Might Have Been Mrs. Dante Had She Wanted To.

Who is who English vocabulary.      Английский словарь "Кто есть кто".