Definition of Cervantes, Miguel de in English:

Cervantes, Miguel de

proper noun

  • (1547–1616), Spanish novelist and playwright; full name Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. His most well-known work is "Don Quixote" (1605–15), a satire on chivalric romances that greatly influenced the development of the novel.

Pronunciation:

Cervantes, Miguel de

/serˈväntās//sərˈvantēz/