[koo r-uh-pat-kin; Russian koo-ruh-paht-kyin]
- A·le·ksei Ni·ko·la·e·vich [uh-lyi-ksyey nyi-kuh-lah-yi-vyich] /ʌ lyɪˈksyeɪ nyɪ kʌˈlɑ yɪ vyɪtʃ/, 1848–1925, Russian general.
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Examples from the Web for kuropatkin
Russians under General Kuropatkin conquered by Japanese, 1904.A Literary and Historical Atlas of Asia
J. G. Bartholomew
Kuropatkin was asked about the advisability of such a proceeding.
Kuropatkin received us at Askabad, the administrative Russian town.
The interpreter (Kuropatkin spoke neither English nor German) stood at our left.
No doubt Kuropatkin believed that that butchery had cowed the natives for all time.