Latinate form of a medieval name of Old French origin, from Proto-Germanic*īhwaz (“yew, bow”). Name of French and English saints. Cognate with modern French Yves.
Ivo Sentence Examples
To say nothing of the labours of the Cistercians as colonists, pioneers and churchbuilders, or of the missions of the Dominicans and Franciscans (the former of whom were introduced into Poland by Ivo, bishop of Cracow,' the personal friend of Dominic), the Church was the one stable and unifying element in an age of centrifugal particularism.
disorders provoked by the struggle brought about a reaction, which was organized by certain prelates who advocated a policy of conciliation, such as the Frenchman Ivo, bishop of Chartres (c. 1040-1116).
The bishops, headed by Ivo, bishop of Chartres, refused to attend the ceremony of marriage, but one was found to perform it.
Dr. Ivo Robotnik is the antagonist of the Sonic games and usually the archenemy of Sonic.