What does rabelaisian mean?

Definitions for rabelaisianˌræb əˈleɪ zi ən, -ʒən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Rabelaisian(adj)

    of or relating to or characteristic of Francois Rabelais or his works

    "Rabelaisian characters"


  1. Rabelaisian(Adjective)

    Pertaining to the works of Rabelais. Specifically, it means a style of satirical humour characterized by exaggerated characters and coarse jokes.

  2. Origin: Calque of rabelaisien.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rabelaisian

    rab-e-lā′zi-an, n. characteristic of Rabelais (1490-1553), broadly humorous, coarse.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rabelaisian in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rabelaisian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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