Definition of Clarendon, Earl of in English:

Clarendon, Earl of

proper noun

  • (1609–74), English statesman and historian, chief adviser to Charles II and Chancellor of Oxford University 1660–7; born Edward Hyde. Notable works: "History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England" (published posthumously 1702–4).

Pronunciation

Clarendon, Earl of

/ˈklarənd(ə)n/