Definition of Ruiz de Alarcón y Mendoza, Juan in English:

Ruiz de Alarcón y Mendoza, Juan

proper noun

  • (1580–1639), Spanish playwright, born in Mexico City. His most famous play, the moral comedy La Verdad sospechosa, was the basis of Corneille's Le Menteur (1642).

Pronunciation

Ruiz de Alarcón y Mendoza, Juan

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