Definition of Marx, Karl in English:

Marx, Karl

proper noun

  • (1818–83), German political philosopher and economist, resident in England from 1849; full name Karl Heinrich Marx. The founder of modern communism with Friedrich Engels, he collaborated with him in the writing of the Communist Manifesto (1848), and enlarged it into a series of books, most notably the three-volume Das Kapital.

Pronunciation

Marx, Karl

/mɑːks/