Definition of Plantin in English:

Plantin

noun

Typography
  • Any of a class of old-face types based on a 16th-cent. Flemish original.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Monotype Recorder. From the name of Christophe Plantin, Flemish printer, of Antwerp.

Pronunciation

Plantin

/ˈplantɪn/