Definitions for nureyevnʊˈreɪ ɛf, -ɛv

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word nureyev

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Nureyev, Rudolf Nureyev(noun)

    Russian dancer who was often the partner of Dame Margot Fonteyn and who defected to the United States in 1961 (born in 1938)


  1. Nureyev

    Nureyev was a Kentucky-bred Thoroughbred racehorse and champion sire. As a racehorse he was best known as the disqualified "winner" of the 2000 Guineas in 1980.


Find a translation for the nureyev definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these nureyev definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"nureyev." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 28 Jan. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for nureyev?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for nureyev: