Definition of Leconte de Lisle, Charles Marie René in English:

Leconte de Lisle, Charles Marie René

proper noun

  • (1818–94), French poet and leader of the Parnassians. His poetry often draws inspiration from mythology, biblical history, and exotic Eastern landscape.

Pronunciation

Leconte de Lisle, Charles Marie René

/French ləkɔ̃t də lil//ləˌkɒnt də ˈliːl/