Marlovian

adjective Mar·lo·vi·an \ (ˈ)mär¦lōvēən \

Definition of Marlovian

1 :of, relating to, or characteristic of Christopher Marlowe
  • a Marlovian fondness for exotic names
  • —Louis MacNeice
2 :of, relating to, or characteristic of the plays or poems of Marlowe
  • plays of the Marlovian genre
  • —Alan Downer

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Origin and Etymology of marlovian

Christopher Marlowe †1593 English dramatist + English -ian


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