Diaghilev

[dee-ah-guh-lef; Russian dyah-gyi-lyif]
noun
  1. Ser·gei Pa·vlo·vich [sur-gey pav-loh-vich; Russian syir-gyey puh-vlaw-vyich] /sɜrˈgeɪ pævˈloʊ vɪtʃ; Russian syɪrˈgyeɪ pʌˈvlɔ vyɪtʃ/, 1872–1929, Russian ballet producer.
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British Dictionary definitions for diaghilev

Diaghilev

noun
  1. Sergei Pavlovich (sɪrˈɡjej ˈpavləvitʃ). 1872–1929, Russian ballet impresario. He founded (1909) and directed (1909–29) the Ballet Russe in Paris, introducing Russian ballet to the West
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