Chateaubriand, Francois-René, Vicomte de

 (1768–1848) French statesman and writer. The steak dish named for him is usually not capitalized.

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  • Chateaubriand, François-Auguste-René, vicomte de — ▪ French author born Sept. 4, 1768, Saint Malo, France died July 4, 1848, Paris  French author and diplomat, one of his country s first Romantic writers. He was the preeminent literary figure in France in the early 19th century and had a profound …   Universalium

  • Chateaubriand, Vicomte François René de — (1768–1848)    Devotional Writer.    Chateaubriand was born in St Malo, France, of aristocratic parents. Initially he supported the French Revolution, but during the Terror he fled to England, only returning to France in 1800. After the deaths of …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Francois Rene Chateaubriand — noun French statesman and writer; considered a precursor of the romantic movement in France (1768 1848) • Syn: ↑Chateaubriand, ↑Vicomte de Chateaubriand • Instance Hypernyms: ↑statesman, ↑solon, ↑national leader, ↑writer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • chateaubriand — ou châteaubriant [ ʃatobrijɑ̃ ] n. m. • 1857, 1856; du nom de l écrivain dont le cuisinier aurait inventé la recette, ou du nom de la ville de Châteaubriant (Loire Atlantique) ♦ Épaisse tranche de filet de bœuf grillé (⇒ bifteck). Chateaubriand… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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