Definition of Bodley, Sir Thomas in English:

Bodley, Sir Thomas

proper noun

  • 1(1545–1613), English scholar and diplomat. He refounded and greatly enlarged the Oxford University library, which was renamed the Bodleian in 1602.

    1. 1.1Bodley An informal name for the Bodleian Library.

Pronunciation

Bodley, Sir Thomas

/ˈbɒdli/