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Pushkin, Aleksandr Syllabification: Push·kin, Aleksandr
Pronunciation: /ˈpo͝oSHkin/ /-kyin/

Definition of Pushkin, Aleksandr in English:

( 1799–1837), Russian poet, novelist, and dramatist; full name Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin. His first success was the romantic narrative poem Ruslan and Ludmilla (1820). Other notable works: Eugene Onegin (1833) and Boris Godunov (1831).

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