Definition of Nureyev, Rudolf in English:

Nureyev, Rudolf

proper noun

  • (1939–93), Austrian ballet dancer and choreographer, born in Russia. He defected to the West in 1961 and joined the Royal Ballet in London, where he began his noted partnership with Margot Fonteyn.

Pronunciation:

Nureyev, Rudolf

/ˈno͝orəˌyef//-ˌyev//no͝oˈrāəf/