Definition of Beria, Lavrenti in English:

Beria, Lavrenti

proper noun

  • (1899–1953), Soviet politician and head of the secret police 1938–53; full name Lavrenti Pavlovich Beria. He was involved in the elimination or deportation of Stalin's opponents, but after Stalin's death he was arrested and executed.

Pronunciation

Beria, Lavrenti

/ˈbɛrɪə/