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Akhmatova

[ ahk-mey-tuh-vuh; Russian uhkh-mah-tuh-vuh ]

noun

  1. An·na [an, -, uh, ah, -n, uh], Anna Andreyevna Gorenko, 1889–1966, Russian poet.


Akhmatova

/ axˈmatəvə /

noun

  1. AkhmatovaAnna18891966FRussianWRITING: poet Anna (ˈannə). pseudonym of Anna Gorenko. 1889–1966, Russian poet: noted for her concise and intensely personal lyrics


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So many were arrested in Leningrad, the poet Anna Akhmatova said, that the city “dangled like an appendage from its prisons….”

Tatyana Akhmatova, a 65-year-old native of the Kyrgyz Republic who now works as a nurse the Bronx, agrees.

His great pang in Montmartre was the Russian poet, and legendary beauty, Anna Akhmatova.

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