Meaning of Lawrence, T. E. in English:

Lawrence, T. E.

Pronunciation /ˈlɒrəns/

proper noun

  • (1888–1935), British soldier and writer; full name Thomas Edward Lawrence; known as Lawrence of Arabia. From 1916 onwards he helped to organize the Arab revolt against the Turks in the Middle East, contributing to General Allenby's eventual victory in Palestine in 1918. Lawrence described this period in The Seven Pillars of Wisdom (1926).