from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Rameau, Jean Philippe 1683-1764. French composer and music theorist known for his treatise on harmony (1722) and his ballets and operas, including Castor et Pollux (1737).
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- proper n. A surname of French origin. Widely known as the surname of the French composer Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764).
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- n. French composer of operas whose writings laid the foundation for the modern theory of harmony (1683-1764)
From French Rameau. (Wiktionary)