(Handel: Ariodante). Sop. Daughter of the King of Scotland. In love with Prince Ariodante. Polinesso wants to marry her and convinces Ariodante, falsely, that she has betrayed him. Polinesso, mortally wounded by Ariodante's brother Lurcanio, confesses the truth. Ariodante and Ginevra prepare for their wedding. Created (1735) by Anna Maria Strada (del Pò).