Meaning of Recamier


Pronunciation: (rā"ku-myā'), [key]
  1. a backless day bed of the Directoire and Empire periods, having raised ends of equal height.


Pronunciation: (rā-ka-myā'), [key]
  1. (Jeanne Françoise Julie Adélaïde Bernard), 1777–1849, French social leader in the literary and political circles of Paris.
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