Prince Peter Kropotkin

noun
Russian anarchist (1842-1921)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑anarchist, ↑nihilist, ↑syndicalist

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  • Peter Kropotkin — Infobox Person name = Peter Kropotkin image size = 200px caption = Kropotkin, by Nadar birth date = birth date|1842|12|09 birth place = Moscow, Russia death date = death date and age|1921|02|08|1842|12|09 death place = Dmitrov, Russia occupation …   Wikipedia

  • Kropotkin — noun Russian anarchist (1842 1921) • Syn: ↑Prince Peter Kropotkin, ↑Pyotr Alexeyevich Kropotkin • Instance Hypernyms: ↑anarchist, ↑nihilist, ↑syndicalist * * * /kroh pot kin, kreuh /; Russ. /krddu pawt kyin/ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Kropotkin (disambiguation) — Kropotkin may refer to: *Peter Kropotkin, a Russian prince and anarchist *Kropotkin, Krasnodar Krai, a town in Krasnodar Krai, Russia *Kropotkin, Irkutsk Oblast, an urban type settlement in Irkutsk Oblast, Russia …   Wikipedia

  • Kropotkin, Peter Alekseyevich — ▪ Russian revolutionary Introduction born December 21 [December 9, Old Style], 1842, Moscow, Russia died February 8, 1921, Dmitrov, near Moscow  Russian revolutionary and geographer, the foremost theorist of the anarchist (anarchism) movement.… …   Universalium

  • Kropotkin — /kroh pot kin, kreuh /; Russ. /krddu pawt kyin/, n. Prince Pëter Alekseevich /pyawtrdd u lyi ksyay yi vyich/, 1842 1921, Russian geographer, author, and anarchist. * * * ▪ Russia       city, Krasnodar kray (territory), western Russia, on the… …   Universalium

  • peter — peter1 /pee teuhr/, v.i. peter out 1. to diminish gradually and stop; dwindle to nothing: The hot water always peters out in the middle of my shower. 2. to tire; exhaust (usually used as a past participle): I m petered out after that walk. [1805… …   Universalium

  • Peter — /pee teuhr/, n. 1. Also called Simon Peter. died A.D. 67?, one of the 12 apostles and the reputed author of two of the Epistles. 2. either of these two Epistles in the New Testament, I Peter or II Peter. 3. a word formerly used in communications… …   Universalium

  • Kropotkin — Kro•pot•kin [[t]krəˈpɒt kɪn[/t]] n. big Prince Pëter Alekseevich, 1842–1921, Russian author and anarchist …   From formal English to slang

  • Kropotkin, Peter (Alekseyevich) — born Dec. 21, 1842, Moscow, Russia died Feb. 8, 1921, Dmitrov, near Moscow Russian revolutionary and geographer, foremost theorist of anarchism. The son of a prince, he renounced his aristocratic heritage in 1871. Although he achieved renown in… …   Universalium

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