[rah-dek; Russian rah-dyik]
- Karl [kahrl] /kɑrl/, 1885–1939?, Russian writer and politician.
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Contemporary Examples of radek
"Good country for tanks," pronounced Radek, unsentimentally.
Radek Sikorski had bought the house after the fall of communism for (if I remember right) about $2,000.
Historical Examples of radek
- Karl (Bernhardovich), original name Karl Sobelsohn . 1885–?1939, Soviet politician and journalist who was secretary of Comintern (1920–24). He was accused of treason (1937) and probably died in a labour camp
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