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(Massenet: Hérodiade) Ten. John the Baptist, whom Salomé loves. He rejects her. He makes insulting remarks about her mother, Hérodiade, who encourages her husband to order Jean's—and Salomé's—execution. Created (1881) by Edmond Verguet. See also Jochanaan.

Subjects: Opera.


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