Definition of Čapek, Karel in English:

Čapek, Karel

proper noun

  • (1890–1938), Czech novelist and playwright. He is known for "R.U.R." (Rossum's Universal Robots) (1920), which introduced the word robot to the English language, and "The Insect Play" (1921), written with his brother Josef (1887–1945)

Pronunciation

Čapek, Karel

/ˈCHäpek/