Definition of Martineau, Harriet in English:

Martineau, Harriet

proper noun

  • (1802–76), English writer. She wrote mainly on social, economic, and historical subjects, and is known for her twenty-five-volume series Illustrations of Political Economy (1832–4) and her translation of Auguste Comte's Philosophie positive (1853).

Pronunciation

Martineau, Harriet

/ˈmɑːtɪnəʊ/