Definition of Lagerlöf, Selma in US English:

Lagerlöf, Selma

proper noun

  • (1858–1940), Swedish novelist; full name Selma Ottiliana Lovisa Lagerlöf. She became known with the publication of Gösta Berlings Saga in 1891. Nobel Prize for Literature (1909).

Pronunciation

Lagerlöf, Selma

/ˈläɡərˌləv/