Definition of Arbuthnot, John in English:

Arbuthnot, John

Pronunciation /ˈärbəTHnət/ /ˈɑrbəθnət/ /ˈärbəTHˌnät/ /ˈɑrbəθˌnɑt/

proper noun

  • (1667–1735), Scottish physician and writer. His satirical History of John Bull (1712) was the origin of John Bull as the personification of the typical Englishman.