Definition of White, Gilbert in English:

White, Gilbert

proper noun

  • (1720–93), English clergyman and naturalist. He wrote many letters to friends on aspects of natural history in his native village of Selborne, Hampshire; these were published in 1789 as "The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne", which has remained in print ever since.

Pronunciation

White, Gilbert

/wʌɪt/