Sholokhov
biographical name Mikhail Aleksandrovich 1905-1984 Soviet (Russian-born) novelist

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Sholokhov — [shô′lə kôf΄] Mikhail (Aleksandrovich) [mi khä ēl′] 1905 84; Russ. novelist …   English World dictionary

  • Sholokhov — Scholochow ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Boris Anatoljewitsch Scholochow, Künstler Michail Alexandrowitsch Scholochow, Schriftsteller …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sholokhov — /shaw leuh kawf , kof /; Russ. /shaw leuh kheuhf/, n. Mikhail /mee huy eel /; Russ. /myi khu yeel /, 1905 84, Russian novelist: Nobel prize 1965. * * * …   Universalium

  • Sholokhov — Sho•lo•khov [[t]ˈʃɔ ləˌkɔf[/t]] n. big Mikhail, 1905–84, Russian novelist: Nobel prize 1965 …   From formal English to slang

  • Sholokhov — /ˈʃɒləkɒf/ (say sholuhkof) noun Mikhail Aleksandrovich /ˈmɪkaɪˌil alɪkˈsandrəvɪtʃ/ (say mikuy.eel ahlik sahndruhvich), 1905–84, Russian novelist of the Soviet era, noted for And Quiet Flows the Don (1934); Nobel prize for literature 1965 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Sholokhov — /shaw leuh kawf , kof /; Russ. /shaw leuh kheuhf/, n. Mikhail /mee huy eel /; Russ. /myi khu yeel /, 1905 84, Russian novelist: Nobel prize 1965 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sholokhov Moscow State University for Humanities — or Moscow State University for Humanities named after M.A. Sholokhov ( ru. Московский государственный гуманитарный университет имени М.А. Шолохова) was founded in 1951 as Moscow Pedagogical Institute for Correspondence Studies ( ru. Московский… …   Wikipedia

  • Sholokhov, Mikhail Aleksandrovich — ▪ Soviet author born May 24 [May 11, Old Style], 1905, Veshenskaya, Russia died Feb. 21, 1984, Veshenskaya, Russian S.F.S.R., U.S.S.R.  Russian novelist, winner of the 1965 Nobel Prize for Literature for his novels and stories about the Cossacks… …   Universalium

  • Sholokhov, Mikhail (Aleksandrovich) — born May 24, 1905, Veshenskaya, Russia died Feb. 21, 1984, Veshenskaya, U.S.S.R. Russian novelist. A native of the Don River region, he served in the Red Army and joined the Communist Party in 1932. He is best known for the huge novel The Quiet… …   Universalium

  • Sholokhov,Mikhail Aleksandrovich — Sho·lo·khov (shôʹlə kôf , KHəf), Mikhail Aleksandrovich. 1905 1984. Russian writer whose four part novel And Quiet Flows the Don (1928 1940) concerns the effect of World War I and the Russian Revolution on Cossack life. He won the 1965 Nobel… …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”