Meaning of Auden, W. H. in English:

Auden, W. H.

Pronunciation /ˈɔːd(ə)n/

proper noun

  • (1907–73), British-born poet, resident in America from 1939; full name Wystan Hugh Auden. Look, Stranger! (1936) and Spain (1937, on the Civil War) secured his position as a leading left-wing poet. He was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for The Age of Anxiety (1947).