I. biographical name Aleksandr Sergeyevich 1799-1837 Russian poet • Pushkinian adjective II. geographical name or formerly Tsarskoye Selo or Detskoe Selo city W Russia in Europe S of St. Petersburg population 95,300

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  • Pushkin — [poosh′kin] Aleksandr Sergeyevich [ä΄lyik sän′dr syer gyā′yə vich] 1799 1837; Russ. poet …   English World dictionary

  • Pushkin — /poosh kin/; Russ. /pooh shkyin/, n. Alexander Sergeevich /al ig zan deuhr serr gay euh vich, zahn /; Russ. /u lyi ksahn drdd syirdd gye yi vyich/, 1799 1837, Russian poet, short story writer, and dramatist. * * * ▪ Russia formerly (from 1728)… …   Universalium

  • Pushkin — Original name in latin Pushkin Name in other language Detskoye Selo, Puschkin, Pushkin, Pusjkin, Tsarskoye Selo, Пушкин State code RU Continent/City Europe/Moscow longitude 59.71417 latitude 30.39642 altitude 74 Population 92889 Date 2013 03 29 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Pushkin — noun Russian poet (1799 1837) • Syn: ↑Alexander Pushkin, ↑Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin • Instance Hypernyms: ↑poet …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pushkin — n. family name; Alexander Pushkin (1799 1837), Russian poet and writer of short stories; town in Russia …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Pushkin — Puschkin steht für: Alexander Sergejewitsch Puschkin (1799–1837), russischer Dichter Puschkin (Stadt), eine Stadt südlich von St. Petersburg, ehemals Zarskoje Selo Puschkin Vodka, eine Wodka Marke der Firma Berentzen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pushkin — Alexandre Pouchkine « Pouchkine » redirige ici. Pour les autres significations, voir Pouchkine (homonymie). Alexandre Pouchkine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pushkin — noun a town in Russia …   Wiktionary

  • PUSHKIN —    a distinguished Russian poet, considered the greatest, born at Moscow; his chief works are Ruslan and Liudmila (a heroic poem), Eugene Onegin (a romance), and Boris Godunov (a drama); was mortally wounded in a duel (1799 1837) …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Pushkin — Push|kin, Al|ek|san|dr (1799 1837) one of Russia s greatest writers who wrote ↑novels, plays, and poetry, and greatly influenced the development of Russian literature. His best known works are Eugene Onegin and Boris Godunov …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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