Definition of Nabokov, Vladimir in English:

Nabokov, Vladimir

proper noun

  • (1899–1977), Russian-born American novelist and poet; full name Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov. He is best known for Lolita (1955), his novel about a middle-aged man's obsession with a twelve-year-old girl.

Pronunciation:

Nabokov, Vladimir

/ˈnabəkɒf/