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Nureyev

[noo-rey-ef, -ev; Russian noo-ryey-yif] /nʊˈreɪ ɛf, -ɛv; Russian nuˈryeɪ yɪf/
noun
1.
Rudolf (Hametovich)
[khuh-mye-tuh-vyich] /xʌˈmyɛ tə vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA),
1938–93, Russian ballet dancer and choreographer; Austrian citizen 1982.
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Nureyev

/ˈnjʊərɪɛf; njʊˈreɪ-/
noun
1.
Rudolf. 1938–93, Austrian ballet dancer, born in the Soviet Union: he lived in England (1961–83) and France (1983–89). He became an Austrian citizen in 1982
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