Definition of Holinshed, Raphael in English:

Holinshed, Raphael

proper noun

  • (died c.1580), English chronicler. Although the named compiler of The Chronicles of England, Scotland, and Ireland (1577), Holinshed wrote only the Historie of England and had help with the remainder. The revised (1587) edition was used by Shakespeare.

Pronunciation:

Holinshed, Raphael

/ˈhɒlɪnʃɛd/