Definition of Maeterlinck, Count Maurice in English:

Maeterlinck, Count Maurice

proper noun

  • (1862–1949), Belgian poet, playwright, and essayist. His prose dramas La Princesse Maleine (1889) and Pelléas et Mélisande (1892) established him as a leading figure in the symbolist movement. Nobel Prize for Literature (1911).

Pronunciation

Maeterlinck, Count Maurice

/ˈmetərˌliNGk/