a Nazi pogrom throughout Germany and Austria on the night of November 9–10, 1938, during which Jews were killed and their property destroyed.
in reference to the pogrom of Nov. 9-10, 1938, in Germany and Austria; from German, literally “crystal night;” often translated as “Night of Broken Glass.”
[kri-stey-vuh] /krɪˈsteɪ və/ noun 1. Julia, born 1941, French literary theorist, critic, and psychoanalyst, born in Bulgaria. /krɪsˈteɪvə/ noun 1. Julia. born 1941, French semiotician, born in Bulgaria. Her works include La Révolution du langage poétique (1974), Histoires d’amour (1983), and the autobiographical novel Les Samourais (1990)
/ˌkrɪstɪˈɑːnɪə/ noun 1. a former name (1877–1924) of Oslo
[kris-chuh n-sand; Norwegian kris-tyahn-sahn] /ˈkrɪs tʃənˌsænd; Norwegian ˌkrɪs tyɑnˈsɑn/ noun 1. a seaport in S Norway. /ˈkrɪstʃənˌsænd; Norwegian kristianˈsan/ noun 1. a port in S Norway, on the Skagerrak: shipbuilding. Pop: 75 280 (2004 est)
/ˈkrɪstʃənsən/ noun 1. Ingrid. born 1956, Norwegian long-distance runner: world 10 000 metres record holder (1986–93)