Definition of Heaney, Seamus in English:

Heaney, Seamus

proper noun

  • (1939–2013), Irish poet; born in Northern Ireland; full name Seamus Justin Heaney. He became an Irish citizen in 1972. Notable works: "North" (1975) and "The Haw Lantern" (1987). In 1999 he published an acclaimed new translation of "Beowulf". Nobel Prize for Literature (1995)

Pronunciation:

Heaney, Seamus

/ˈhēnē/