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/