Definition of Lyly, John in English:

Lyly, John

proper noun

  • (c.1554–1606), English prose writer and playwright. His prose romance in two parts, "Euphues, The Anatomy of Wit" (1578) and "Euphues and His England" (1580), was written in a style that became known as euphuism.

Pronunciation:

Lyly, John

/ˈlilē/