Nureyev
biographical name Rudolf Hametovich 1938-1993 Russian-born ballet dancer

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  • Nureyev — [noo rā′yef] Rudolf (Hametovich) 1938 93; ballet dancer, born in the Soviet Union …   English World dictionary

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  • Nureyev — noun Russian dancer who was often the partner of Dame Margot Fonteyn and who defected to the United States in 1961 (born in 1938) • Syn: ↑Rudolf Nureyev • Instance Hypernyms: ↑dancer, ↑professional dancer, ↑terpsichorean …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nureyev — /noo ray ef, ev/; Russ. /nooh rddyay yif/, n. Rudolf (Hametovich) /khu mye teuh vyich/, 1938 93, Russian ballet dancer and choreographer; Austrian citizen 1982. * * * …   Universalium

  • Nureyev — Nu|re|yev, Ru|dolf (1938 93) a Russian ↑ballet dancer who escaped from the former Soviet Union in 1961 to live in the West. He often danced with Dame Margot Fonteyn and was one of the greatest male dancers ever …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Nureyev — Nu•re•yev [[t]nʊˈreɪ ɛf, ɛv[/t]] n. big Rudolf (Hametovich), 1938–93, Russian ballet dancer; Austrian citizen 1982 …   From formal English to slang

  • Nureyev — /njuˈreɪəv/ (say nyooh rayuhv), /njəˈreɪəv/ (say nyuh rayuhv) noun Rudolf Hametovich, 1938–93, Soviet born ballet dancer; defected to the West in 1961 …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Nureyev, Rudolf — ▪ Russian dancer in full  Rudolf Hametovich Nureyev  born March 17, 1938, Irkutsk, Russian S.F.S.R. [now Russia] died Jan. 6, 1993, Paris, France  ballet dancer whose suspended leaps and fast turns were often compared to Vaslav Nijinsky s… …   Universalium

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