What does Beethoven mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term Beethoven:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Beethoven, van Beethoven, Ludwig van Beethoven(noun)

    German composer of instrumental music (especially symphonic and chamber music); continued to compose after he lost his hearing (1770-1827)

  2. Beethoven(noun)

    the music of Beethoven

    "he enjoyed Beethoven most of all"


  1. Beethoven(ProperNoun)

    A surname, usually applying to Ludwig van Beethoven


  1. Beethoven

    Beethoven is a 1992 family comedy film, directed by Brian Levant and starring Charles Grodin and Bonnie Hunt. The film is the first in the Beethoven film series. It was written by John Hughes and Amy Holden Jones. The story centers on a St. Bernard dog named after the composer Ludwig van Beethoven owned by the Newton family and co-stars Nicholle Tom, Christopher Castile, Sarah Rose Karr, Stanley Tucci, Oliver Platt and Dean Jones.

How to pronounce Beethoven?

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How to say Beethoven in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Beethoven in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Beethoven in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Beethoven in a Sentence

  1. Richard Wagner:

    I believe in God, Mozart, and Beethoven.

  2. H.L. Mencken:

    It is impossible to imagine Goethe or Beethoven being good at billiards or golf.

  3. Tom Stoppard:

    If Beethoven had been killed in a plane crash at the age of 22, it would have changed the history of music... and of aviation.

  4. Stephen Kovacevich:

    I thought, that's it for me, I'm going to be like this for the rest of my life, but I could play, not fantastically. And two weeks later I played (Beethoven's) Emperor Concerto, not fantastically, but it was good.

  5. Jan Ehrenwald.:

    Ludwig von Beethoven had never mastered the elements of arithmetic beyond addition and subtraction. A thirteen-year-old boy whom he had befriended tried unsuccessfully to teach him simple multiplication and division.

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