Dostoevsky

n. family name; Fyodor Dostoevsky (1821-1881), Russian novelist, author of "Crime and Punishment" (1866) and "The Brothers Karamazov" (1880); family name

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Dostoevsky — noun Russian novelist who wrote of human suffering with humor and psychological insight (1821 1881) • Syn: ↑Dostoyevsky, ↑Dostoevski, ↑Feodor Dostoyevsky, ↑Fyodor Dostoyevsky, ↑Feodor Dostoevski, ↑Fyodor Dostoevski, ↑Feodor Dostoevsky, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dostoevsky — Fedor Dostoïevski Fiodor Mikhaïlovitch Dostoïevski Dostoïevski en 1876 Activité(s) Romancier Naissance 11 nov …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dostoevsky — /dos teuh yef skee, dus /; Russ. /du stu yef skyee/, n. Fyodor Mikhailovich /fyoh deuhr mi kuy leuh vich/; Russ. /fyaw deuhrdd myi khuy leuh vyich/, 1821 81, Russian novelist. Also, Dostoyevsky, Dostoevski, Dostoyevski, Dostoievski. * * * …   Universalium

  • Dostoevsky — Dos•to•ev•sky or Dos•to•yev•sky [[t]ˌdɒs təˈyɛf ski, ˌdʌs [/t]] n. big Fyodor Mikhailovich, 1821–81, Russian novelist …   From formal English to slang

  • Dostoevsky and Parricide — is a 1928 article by Sigmund Freud that argues that the greatest works of world literature all concern parricide: Oedipus the King, Hamlet, and The Brothers Karamazov. Freud repeats an untrue rumour that Fyodor Dostoevsky s epilepsy was a… …   Wikipedia

  • Dostoevsky Hotel St. Petersburg (St. Petersburg) — Dostoevsky Hotel St. Petersburg country: Russia, city: St. Petersburg (City: Vladimirskaya) Dostoevsky Hotel St. Petersburg The Dostoevsky Hotel St. Petesburg is situated in the very heart of the city, just 5 minutes from the main street and the… …   International hotels

  • Dostoevsky Museum — The Dostoevsky Museum at the cornor of Kuznetsjny Pereulok and Dostoevskogo Ulitsa. The F. M. Dostoevsky Literary Memorial Museum (Государственный Литературно мемориальный музей Ф. М. Достоевского), located on Kuznechny Lane 5/2 in Saint… …   Wikipedia

  • Dostoevsky, Fjodor Michajlovitsj — (1821 1881)    A Russian author who during his adult life suffered from epileptic seizures. By his own estimate, these occurred every 3 weeks on average. As reconstructed by historians, they were probably due to temporal lobe pathology. In the… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Fyodor Dostoevsky — Infobox Writer name = Fyodor Dostoevsky birthdate = birth date|1821|10|30|mf=y birthplace = Moscow, Russian Empire deathdate = Death date and age|1881|1|28|1821|11|11 deathplace = Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire occupation = Novelist nationality …   Wikipedia

  • 3453 Dostoevsky — Infobox Planet minorplanet = yes width = 25em bgcolour = #FFFFC0 apsis = name = Dostoevsky symbol = caption = discovery = yes discovery ref = discoverer = Karachkina, L. G. discovery site = Nauchnyj discovered = September 27, 1981 designations =… …   Wikipedia

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