Definition of Santayana, George in US English:

Santayana, George

proper noun

  • (1863–1952), Spanish philosopher and writer; born Jorge Augustin Nicolás Ruiz de Santayana. His works include The Realms of Being (1924) and The Last Puritan (1935).

Pronunciation

Santayana, George

/ˌsäntəˈyänä/