/lee oh"nawf, -nof/; Russ. /lyi aw"neuhf/, n.
1. Aleksey Arkhipovich /u lyi ksyay" urdd khyee"peuh vyich/, born 1934, Soviet cosmonaut: first man to walk in space 1965.
2. Leonid Maksimovich /lyi u nyeet" mu ksyee"meuh vyich/, born 1899, Russian writer.

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