Definition of Nijinsky, Vaslav in English:

Nijinsky, Vaslav

Pronunciation: /-ˈjin-//nyi-/

proper noun

  • (1890–1950), Russian ballet dancer and choreographer; full name Vaslav Fomich Nijinsky. The leading dancer with Diaghilev's Ballets Russes from 1909, he also choreographed Debussy's "L'Après-midi d'un faune" (1912) and Stravinsky's "The Rite of Spring" (1913)

Pronunciation:

Nijinsky, Vaslav

/-ˈjin-//nyi-/