[al-ig-zan-der,, -zahn-;; Russian uh-lyi-ksahn-dr] /ˌæl ɪgˈzæn dər,, -ˈzɑn-;; Russian ʌ lyɪˈksɑn dr/ (Show IPA), 1891–1978, Russian singer in the U.S.
- Alexander von kluck
Alexander von [ah-le-ksahn-duh r fuh n] /ˌɑ lɛˈksɑn dər fən/ (Show IPA), 1846–1934, German general. Related Terms cluck, dumb cluck
Sir Alexander (Sándor Kellner) 1893–1956, British film producer, born in Hungary. Contemporary Examples Korda argues convincingly that Lee was ambivalent about slavery. How I Learned to Hate Robert E. Lee Christopher Dickey June 21, 2014 But, as Korda clearly recognizes, Lee himself could be almost as impenetrable as stone. How I Learned to Hate Robert […]
Albrecht [ahl-brekht] /ˈɑl brɛxt/ (Show IPA), 1853–1927, German chemist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1910.
Alfred, 1883–1966, U.S. poet, playwright, and critic. Historical Examples Mr. Kreymborg is a rebel against all conventions of form and content in poetry. Contemporary American Literature John Matthews Manly and Edith Rickert Mr. Kreymborg is a skilled musician and he composes his lines with musical rhythm in mind. Contemporary One-Act Plays Sir James M. Barrie […]