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Russian translation of “famous”

famous

adjective     /ˈfeɪməs/
A1 known or recognized by many people
знаменитый
a famous actress New York is a city famous for its shopping and nightlife. → See also world-famousFame and famous
(Definition of famous adjective from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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