Definition of Jelinek, Elfriede in English:

Jelinek, Elfriede

Syllabification: Je·li·nek, Elfriede
Pronunciation: /ˈyeləˌnek/

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  • (1946-), Austrian novelist, poet, and playwright. Her novels include Women as Lovers (1975), Wonderful, Wonderful Times (1980), The Piano Teacher (1983), and Lust (1989). Nobel Prize for Literature (2004).

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