ferdinand g m eisenstein

Eisenstein

[ahy-zuhn-stahyn; for 1 also German ahy-zuhn-shtahyn; for 2 also Russian ey-zyin-shtyeyn]
noun
1.
Ferdinand Gotthold Max [fer-di-nahnt gawt-hawlt mahks] , 1823–52, German mathematician.
2.
Sergei Mikhailovich [syir-gyey myi-khahy-luh-vyich] , 1898–1948, Russian theatrical and motion-picture director.
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Eisenstein (ˈaɪzənˌstaɪn, Russian ejzɪnˈʃtjejn)
 
n
Sergei Mikhailovich (sɪrˈɡjej miˈxajləvitʃ). 1898--1948, Soviet film director. His films include Battleship Potemkin (1925), Alexander Nevsky (1938), and Ivan the Terrible (1944)

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