Moussorgsky

[ moo-sawrg-skee, -zawrg-; Russian moo-suhrk-skyee ]
/ mʊˈsɔrg ski, -ˈzɔrg-; Russian ˈmu sərk skyi /

noun

Mo·dest Pe·tro·vich [moh-dest pi-troh-vich; Russian muh-dyest pyi-traw-vyich] /moʊˈdɛst pɪˈtroʊ vɪtʃ; Russian mʌˈdyɛst pyɪˈtrɔ vyɪtʃ/,1839–81, Russian composer.

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Moussorgsky
/ (mʊˈsɔːɡskɪ, Russian ˈmusərkskij) /

noun

a variant spelling of (Modest Petrovich) Mussorgsky
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