Definition of Lydgate, John in English:

Lydgate, John

proper noun

  • (c.1370–c.1450), English poet and monk. His copious output of verse, often in Chaucerian style, includes the poetical translations the "Troy Book" (1412–20) and "The Fall of Princes" (1431–8).

Pronunciation

Lydgate, John

/ˈlɪdɡeɪt/