Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov

noun
Russian writer of plays and novels and short stories; noted for his depiction of social outcasts
Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author

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  • Aleksey Maximovich Peshkov — noun Russian writer of plays and novels and short stories; noted for his depiction of social outcasts • Syn: ↑Gorky, ↑Maksim Gorky, ↑Gorki, ↑Maxim Gorki, ↑Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aleksey — (as used in expressions) Aleksey Mikhaylovich Arakcheyev Aleksey Andreyevich Count Brusilov Aleksey Alekseyevich Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov Kosygin Aleksey Nikolayevich Kuropatkin Aleksey Nikolayevich Leonov Aleksey Arkhipovich Orlov Aleksey… …   Universalium

  • Gorki — noun 1. Russian writer of plays and novels and short stories; noted for his depiction of social outcasts • Syn: ↑Gorky, ↑Maksim Gorky, ↑Maxim Gorki, ↑Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov, ↑Aleksey Maximovich Peshkov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gorky, Maksim — orig. Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov born March 28, 1868, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia died June 14, 1936, Nizhny Novgorod Russian writer. After a childhood of poverty and misery (his assumed name, Gorky, means bitter ), he became a wandering tramp. His… …   Universalium

  • Gorky — noun 1. Russian writer of plays and novels and short stories; noted for his depiction of social outcasts • Syn: ↑Maksim Gorky, ↑Gorki, ↑Maxim Gorki, ↑Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov, ↑Aleksey Maximovich Peshkov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Maksim Gorky — noun Russian writer of plays and novels and short stories; noted for his depiction of social outcasts • Syn: ↑Gorky, ↑Gorki, ↑Maxim Gorki, ↑Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov, ↑Aleksey Maximovich Peshkov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Maxim Gorki — noun Russian writer of plays and novels and short stories; noted for his depiction of social outcasts • Syn: ↑Gorky, ↑Maksim Gorky, ↑Gorki, ↑Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov, ↑Aleksey Maximovich Peshkov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of people in Nizhny Novgorod — This is a list of famous people who have lived in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. Please add new people and also add the dates they lived in Nizhny Novgorod, if known. They were born in Nizhny Novgorod * Orthodox Saint Macarius of Unzha, (1349 1444) *… …   Wikipedia

  • Gorky — I. biographical name Arshile 1905 1948 American (Armenian born) artist II. biographical name Maksim 1868 1936 pseudonym of Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov Russian writer …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • GORKI, MAXIM° — (pseudonym of Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov; 1868–1936), Russian author. Gorki was the outstanding pre Revolutionary Russian writer who sided with Lenin and the Bolsheviks, but he also distinguished himself as a vigorous champion of the oppressed… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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