Berlioz

biographical name
Ber·​li·​oz | \ˈber-lē-ˌōz \

Definition of Berlioz 

(Louis) Hector 1803–1869 French composer

Other Words from Berlioz

Berliozian \ ˌber-​lē-​ˈō-​zē-​ən \ adjective

Learn More about Berlioz

Statistics for Berlioz

Look-up Popularity

More from Merriam-Webster on Berlioz

See words that rhyme with Berlioz

Comments on Berlioz

What made you want to look up Berlioz? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

noxious or harmful

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

A Thanksgiving Word Quiz

  • a-traditional-thanksgiving-dinner
  • November comes from a word for which of the following numbers?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!