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  1. Da·niel Fran·çois Es·prit [da-nyel frahn-swa es-pree] /daˈnyɛl frɑ̃ˈswa ɛsˈpri/, 1782–1871, French composer.
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Historical Examples of auber

  • "But that is not an independent career, my child," said Auber slowly.

    My Double Life

    Sarah Bernhardt

  • "She has been baptized," said Auber, turning to his colleagues.

  • In 1872 he was elected to the Institute as successor of Auber.

  • Then Auber said, "I can still feel my hands down in the grass."

  • At last Auber spoke, laying a hand on my shoulder: "It is over; let us go ahead."

British Dictionary definitions for auber


  1. Daniel François Esprit (danjɛl frɑ̃swa ɛspri). 1782–1871, French composer, who was prominent in development of opéra comique. His works include 48 operas
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