Definition of Valéry, Paul in English:

Valéry, Paul

proper noun

  • (1871–1945), French poet, essayist, and critic; full name Ambroise Paul Toussaint Jules Valéry. His poetry, influenced by symbolist poets such as Mallarmé, includes La Jeune parque (1917) and ‘Le Cimetière marin’ (1922).

Pronunciation

Valéry, Paul

/ˌvalɛˈriː//valeʀi/