Definition of du Maurier, Dame Daphne in English:

du Maurier, Dame Daphne

proper noun

  • (1907–89), English novelist; granddaughter of George du Maurier. Notable works: Jamaica Inn (1936), Rebecca (1938), and The Birds (1952).

Pronunciation

du Maurier, Dame Daphne

/d(y)o͞o ˈmôrēˌā/