Definition of Ruiz de Alarcón, Juan in English:

Ruiz de Alarcón, Juan

proper noun

  • (1580–1639), Spanish playwright, born in Mexico City; full name Juan Ruiz de Alarcón y Mendoza. His most famous play, the moral comedy La Verdad sospechosa, was the basis of Corneille's Le Menteur (1642).

Pronunciation

Ruiz de Alarcón, Juan

/rʊˌiːθ deɪ ˌalɑːˈkɒn iː mɛnˌdəʊsə//ˌrrwiθ de alarˈkon i menˌdoθa//menˌdosa//ˌrrwis/