Definition of Verne, Jules in English:

Verne, Jules

proper noun

  • (1828–1905), French novelist. One of the first writers of science fiction, he often anticipated later scientific and technological developments, as in "Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea" (1870). Other novels include "Around the World in Eighty Days" (1873).

Pronunciation

Verne, Jules

/vəːn/