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Queen, Ellery Syllabification: Queen, Ellery

Definition of Queen, Ellery in English:

US writer of detective novels; pseudonym of Frederic Dannay ( 1905–82) and Manfred Lee ( 1905–71). The novels feature a detective also called Ellery Queen.

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