Balzac

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biographical name Bal·zac \ˈbȯl-ˌzak, ˈbal-, French bäl-ˈzäk\

Definition of Balzac

  1. Honoré de 1799–1850 French novelist

Balzacian

play \bȯl-ˈzā-shən, bal-, -ˈza-kē-ən\ adjective

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