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What's in a Word? Bohemian

What's in a Word? Bohemian Joseph Hèmard's illustration from Henry Murger's Scènes de la Vie de Bohème, 1921. bo•he•mi•an n. One who lives an unproductive life justifiedby art, or the idea of it. Appropriate to its meaning, the term bohemian entered English through the arts. It first appeared in Thackeray’s Vanity Fair, but the subculture it described was most memorably portrayed in Puccini’s La Bohème, which was ultimately based on a series of stories that were published in France...