Definition of Mountbatten, Louis in English:

Mountbatten, Louis

proper noun

  • 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma (1900–79), British admiral and administrator, uncle of Britain's Prince Philip; full name Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas Mountbatten. He was supreme Allied commander in SE Asia (1943–5); after the war, he was the last viceroy (1947) and first Governor General of India (1947–8). He was killed by an IRA bomb while on his yacht.

Pronunciation

Mountbatten, Louis

/maʊntˈbat(ə)n/