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Meaning of "Villiers de l'Isle Adam" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD VILLIERS DE L'ISLE ADAM

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PRONUNCIATION OF VILLIERS DE L'ISLE ADAM

Villiers de l'Isle Adam play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VILLIERS DE L'ISLE ADAM

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Villiers de l'Isle Adam is a noun.
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WHAT DOES VILLIERS DE L'ISLE ADAM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Villiers de l'Isle Adam

Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam

Jean-Marie-Mathias-Philippe-Auguste, comte de Villiers de l'Isle-Adam was a French symbolist writer.

Definition of Villiers de l'Isle Adam in the English dictionary

The definition of Villiers de l'Isle Adam in the dictionary is August, Comte de. 1838–89, French poet and dramatist; pioneer of the symbolist movement. His works include Contes cruels and the play Axel.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VILLIERS DE L'ISLE ADAM

Villanovan
villar
Villars
villatic
villeggiatura
villein
villeinage
villenage
Villeneuve
Villeurbanne
villi
villication
Villiers
villiform
Villon

WORDS THAT END LIKE VILLIERS DE L'ISLE ADAM

Adam
air dam
Amsterdam
arch dam
dam
Edam
grandam
macadam
madam
New Amsterdam
not know someone from Adam
Potsdam
quidam
quondam
Rotterdam
Schiedam
tarmacadam
the madam
the old Adam
Zaandam

Synonyms and antonyms of Villiers de l'Isle Adam in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Villiers de l'Isle Adam» into 25 languages

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The translations of Villiers de l'Isle Adam from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Villiers de l'Isle Adam» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

维利尔斯DE L´亚当岛
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Villiers de l´ Isle Adam
570 millions of speakers

English

Villiers de l´Isle Adam
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

विलियर्स डी ल आइल एडम
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

فيليرز دي l ´ جزيرة آدم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Вилье де Лиль Адам
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Villiers de l´ Isle Adam
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভিলিয়ার্স ডি এল আইল অ্যাডাম
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Villiers de l´Isle Adam
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Villiers de l´Isle Adam
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Translator English - German

Villiers de l´ Isle Adam
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ヴィリエ·ド·ソルグアダム
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

빌리에 드 난 아일 아담
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Villiers de l´Isle Adam
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Villiers de l´Isle Adam
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வில்லியர்ஸ் டி லா ஐன் ஆடம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

डिलीयर्स डी लॉ आइल एडम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Villiers de l´Isle Adam
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Villiers de l´ Isle Adam
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Villiers de l´ Isle Adam
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Translator English - Ukrainian

Вільє де Ліль Адам
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Villiers de l´ Isle Adam
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Villiers de l´ Isle Adam
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Villiers de l´ Isle Adam
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Translator English - Swedish

Villiers de l´ Isle Adam
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Translator English - Norwegian

Villiers de l´ Isle Adam
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VILLIERS DE L'ISLE ADAM»

Discover the use of Villiers de l'Isle Adam in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Villiers de l'Isle Adam and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Tomorrow's Eve
Even after 100 years, this is a captivating fable - witty and biting - of a Thomas Edison-like inventor who creates the radiant and tragic android Hadaly, and the lovelorn aristocrat who falls for the manmade perfect woman who is ...
Auguste comte de Villiers de L'Isle-Adam, 2001
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Cruel tales
Stories by the nineteenth-century French writer provide an ironic look at an unpublished author, the occult, language, religious life, morality, the commercialization of art, and the arrogance of science
Auguste Villiers de L'Isle-Adam (comte de), Alan William Raitt, 1985
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French Twentieth Bibliography
VILLIERS DE L'ISLE-ADAM, [Jean Marie Mathias Philippe] Auguste, comte de. See also PI0307 to PI0326, Q656, Q854, Q2104, Q9365, Q10508. • Q10699. Cipriani, Fernando: Villiers de l'Isle-Adam tra simbolismo e deca- dentismo.
Douglas W. Alden, 1995
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French Vii Bibliography 6
Auriant : " Une lettre inédite de Villiers de l'Isle-Adam à Josephin Soulary, 1er septembre 1865," Quo Vadis, avril-juin 1952. [RHL] 10539. Billy, André : " Villiers de l'Isle-Adam, musicien de Baudelaire," Le Figaro Littéraire, 29 août 1953, p. 2.
Modern Language Association of America. French VII., French Institute (New York, N.Y.), 1965
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Mesmerists, Monsters, and Machines: Science Fiction and the ...
Villiers de L'Isle-Adam invites comparison with the works of his predecessors, and there are certainly resemblances between Hadaly and Poe's General Smith or Hoffmanns Olympia. Likewise the development of electricity as a fundamental  ...
Martin Willis, 2006
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French Twentieth Bibliography: Critical and Biographical ...
Fournier, Antionette Mayer: "Structures mythiques dans L'Eve future de Villiers de l'Isle-Adam," Dissertation Abstracts International, vol. 48, no. 6 (Dec. 1987). 1451 A. M/LA/ L11985. Konrad, Linn B.: "Villiers de l'Isle-Adam's future Eve: a textual ...
Peter C. Hoy, 1991
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French XX Bibliography
[CalD] H11774. Lombeida, Eulalia: "Yolande Villemaire: Adrénaline," French Review, LVII, no. 4 (March 1984), 598-599. [CalD] VILLIERS, Gérard de. See H1304. VILLIERS DE L'ISLE-ADAM, [Jean Marie Mathias Philippe Auguste], comte de.
Douglas W. Alden, 1985
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French XX Bibliography: Critical and Biographical References ...
2 (automne/hiver 2003), 43-51. [Cor] VILLIERS DE L'ISLE-ADAM. See also BB615, 618, 809, 1433, 2648, 7065, 9276. BB9385. • Finas, Lucette: Text as resonance: modern critical readings in Diderot, Sade, Balzac, and Villiers de l'Isle -Adam.
William H. Thompson, William J. Thompson, 2005
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Jeering Dreamers: Villiers de L'Isle-Adam's L'Eve Future a
ASTI HUSTVEDT The Pathology of Eve: Villiers de l'Isle-Adam and Fin de Siècle Medical Disco.irse Villiers's L'Eve future explores the question of femininity as it was understood in fin de siècle France and may be seen as a narrative that ...
John Anzalone, 1996
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D'une scène à l'autre, vol.2
Cependant, la figure de Villiers de l'Isle-Adam est source de nombreuses réflexions dans la sphère musicale. Ainsi, la musicalité de sa prose fut louée par certains: «Cette musique des phrases, dans les œuvres de M. de Villiers, est, par un ...
Damien Colas, Alessandro Di Profio

7 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VILLIERS DE L'ISLE ADAM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Villiers de l'Isle Adam is used in the context of the following news items.
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Their Decadence and Ours
... and Joris-Karl Huysmans and Villiers de L'Isle Adam on the other. They wrote in the same exquisitely mannered prose, embraced the same cult of artifice and ... «First Things, Oct 14»
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The commemoration of the Great Siege of 1565
Sarcophagi of grand masters Philippe Villiers de l'Isle Adam (left) and Jean de Valette in the crypt of St John's Co-Cathedral in Valletta. The proliferation of siege ... «Times of Malta, Sep 14»
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Eric Reinhardt et la femme des lisières
L'un des textes préférés de cette agrégée de lettres, professeur dans un lycée de Metz, est l'Agrément inattendu, une brève nouvelle de Villiers de l'Isle Adam. «Libération, Aug 14»
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Late Medieval art under study
The Gothic cloister preserves an architecture that was commissioned by Grand Master of the Order of St John, Philippe Villiers de l'Isle Adam in the early 16th ... «Times of Malta, Mar 14»
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Morality and sexuality in Maltese society in the late Middle Ages
Right: Armorial shield of Grand Master Philippe Villiers de L'Isle Adam, dated 1533, in the courtyard of the old Sacra Infermeria in Vittoriosa. Photos from the ... «Times of Malta, Dec 13»
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Nadie avienta pedradas como Enrique Serna
Esos regodeos en la suciedad humana le sirvieron a Villiers de L'Isle Adam parar observar a la sociedad francesa del siglo XIX con varias onzas mezcladas de ... «El Economista, May 13»
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Mechanical Men in silent films
*The idea of Villiers de L'Isle Adam somehow scoring a first in the film biz is very nice. Brilliant writer, hugely imaginative, total bohemian, luckless inkstained ... «Wired, May 12»

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