Definition of Derby, 14th Earl of in English:

Derby, 14th Earl of

proper noun

  • (1799–1869), British Conservative statesman, prime minister 1852, 1858–9, and 1866–8; born Edward George Geoffrey Smith Stanley. In his last term as prime minister he carried the second Reform Act (1867) through Parliament.

Pronunciation:

Derby, 14th Earl of

/ˈdɑːbi/