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

Definition of Marlovian

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of Christopher Marlowe a Marlovian fondness for exotic names — Louis MacNeice

  2. 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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