Vicomte de Chateaubriand
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Definition of the noun vicomte de chateaubriand
What does vicomte de chateaubriand mean as a name of something?
- French statesman and writer; considered a precursor of the romantic movement in France (1768-1848)
- lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
- synonyms of Vicomte de Chateaubriand: Chateaubriand / Francois Rene Chateaubriand
- instance of: national leader / solon / statesman = a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs; author / writer = writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Vicomte de Chateaubriand
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Coin-, Gem-, and Seal-engravers Mint-masters, &c. Ancient and Modern, with References to Their Works B.C. 500-A.D. 1900
Vicomte de Chateaubriand; — The Prince Imperial (3 var.); — The Bridge of Thionville; — Enlargement ot the ...
by Susan Ratcliffe
saying from the time of Louis XVI; Francois Rene, Vicomte de Chateaubriand De la monarchie selon la charte(1816 ) ch. 81 Nil carborundum illegitimi. Don't let the bastards grind you down. cod ...
Martyn's Menu Dictionary ... (1903)
by Charles Martyn
Named after a French statesman, François Réné, vicomte de Chateaubriand, a famous writer and epicure. Chaud, e, adj. Warm, hot. Chaudeau, m. Caudle. A hot drink. Mulled wine. Also a hot wine Saul Ge.
Dictionary of Eponyms (2013)
by Martin Manser
chateaubriand The large, thick, fillet steak known as a chateaubriand comes from the name of the French writer and statesman François René Vicomte de Chateaubriand (1768–1848). Chateaubriand fought ...
Named after Francois Rene, Vicomte de Chateaubriand, a noted statesman, writer and epicure. Chaud. Hot. Chaudfroid ("Hot-Cold"). A term applied principally to game birds or poultry, cut or pressed after cooking into various shapes or forms ...
by D.R. Woolf
Others, such as Francois-AugusteRene, Vicomte de Chateaubriand, found romanticism particularly useful in defending the Catholic Church against Enlightenment rationalism. The ordered world of the Enlightenment thinkers was torn apart by ...
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