Definition of Linnaeus, Carolus in English:

Linnaeus, Carolus

proper noun

  • (1707–78), Swedish botanist, founder of modern systematic botany and zoology; Latinized name of Carl von Linné. He devised an authoritative classification system for flowering plants involving binomial Latin names (later superseded by that of Antoine Jussieu), and also a classification method for animals.

Pronunciation:

Linnaeus, Carolus

/lɪˈniːəs/