Definition of Peake, Mervyn in English:

Peake, Mervyn

proper noun

  • (1911–68), British novelist, poet, and artist, born in China; full name Mervyn Laurence Peake. He is principally remembered for the trilogy comprising Titus Groan (1946), Gormenghast (1950), and Titus Alone (1959), set in the surreal world of Gormenghast Castle.

Pronunciation:

Peake, Mervyn

/piːk/