Definition of Raleigh, Sir Walter in English:

Raleigh, Sir Walter

(also Ralegh)

proper noun

  • (c.1552–1618), English explorer, courtier, and writer. A favorite of Elizabeth I, he organized several voyages of exploration and colonization to the Americas and introduced potato and tobacco plants to England.

Pronunciation

Raleigh, Sir Walter

/ˈrɑli//ˈrôlē/