Definition of Chrétien de Troyes in English:

Chrétien de Troyes

proper noun

  • (12th century), French poet. His courtly romances on Arthurian themes include "Lancelot" (c.1177–81) and "Perceval" (1181–90, unfinished).

Pronunciation

Chrétien de Troyes

/kʀetjɛ̃ də tʀwa//ˌkreɪtjã də ˈtrwʌ/