Related to Akhmatova Anna: Anna Andreevna Akhmatova
Akh·ma·to·va(ək-mä′tə-və), Anna Pseudonym of Anna Andreevna Gorenko. 1889-1966.
Russian poet whose work is characterized by personal themes and noted for its lyrical beauty. Her books were banned by the Soviet government between 1946 and 1958.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.