Definition of Marlowe, Christopher in English:

Marlowe, Christopher

proper noun

  • (1564–93), English playwright and poet. As a playwright he brought a new strength and vitality to blank verse; his work influenced Shakespeare's early historical plays. Notable plays: "Doctor Faustus" (c.1590) and "The Jew of Malta" (1592).

Pronunciation

Marlowe, Christopher

/ˈmɑːləʊ/