Arblay, d'
biographical name Madame — see Fanny Burney

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Arblay, d' — Ar•blay, d [[t]ˈdɑr bleɪ[/t]] n. big Madame Frances Burney, Frances …   From formal English to slang

  • Arblay, d' — /dahr blay/; Fr. /dannrdd blay / Madame Frances. See Burney, Frances. * * * …   Universalium

  • Arblay, d' — /dahr blay/; Fr. /dannrdd blay / Madame Frances. See Burney, Frances …   Useful english dictionary

  • D'Arblay — D Arblay, Franc., so v.w. Burney 2) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • d'Arblay — [där′blā] Madame see BURNEY Fanny * * * …   Universalium

  • d'Arblay — [där′blā] Madame see BURNEY Fanny …   English World dictionary

  • Arblay — Arblay, Franzisca d A. (spr. Arbläh), s. Burney 2) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Arblay —   [ar blɛ], Frances d , englische Schriftstellerin, Burney, Fanny …   Universal-Lexikon

  • D'Arblay, Frances (Burney) — (1752 1840)    Novelist, dau. of Dr. Charles B., a musician of some distinction, was b. at Lynn Regis, where her f. was organist. Her mother having died while she was very young, and her f., who had come to London, being too busy to give her any… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • D'ARBLAY, MADAME —    a distinguished novelist, daughter of Dr. Burney, the historian of music; authoress of Evelina and Cecilia, the first novels of the time, which brought her into connection with all her literary contemporaries, Johnson in chief; left Diary and… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

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