[ahy-zuh n-stahyn; for 1 also German ahy-zuh n-shtahyn; for 2 also Russian ey-zyin-shtyeyn]
- Fer·di·nand Gott·hold Max [fer-di-nahnt gawt-hawlt mahks] /ˈfɛr dɪˌnɑnt ˈgɔt hɔlt mɑks/, 1823–52, German mathematician.
- Ser·gei Mi·khai·lo·vich [syir-gyey myi-khahy-luh-vyich] /syɪrˈgyeɪ myɪˈxaɪ lə vyɪtʃ/, 1898–1948, Russian theatrical and motion-picture director.
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Examples from the Web for eisenstein
"Fools," muttered Eisenstein, turning over and burying his face in his hands.
"Hum," said Eisenstein, a curious expression of understanding on his flabby face.
"Our top-kicker was in here a few minutes ago," said Eisenstein.
Eisenstein was sitting in the place Meadville had just left.
"We'd do what we were ordered to," said Eisenstein bitterly.
- Sergei Mikhailovich (sɪrˈɡjej miˈxajləvitʃ). 1898–1948, Soviet film director. His films include Battleship Potemkin (1925), Alexander Nevsky (1938), and Ivan the Terrible (1944)
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