What was the name of Pushkin?
Not everyone knows the name of Alexander Pushkin, his friends and relatives. It turns out that the world poet had several unusual nicknames and pseudonyms. The most famous is the Frenchman, whom he received for his excellent knowledge of French. Pushkin knew a huge number of poems, anecdotes from Parisian ancient folios. In the lyceum of the poet the name was not quite usual - Obligations. In the Literary Society "Arzamas" Alexander Sergeevich was known as Sverchok. Also, the poet himself was sometimes signed as Theophylact Kosichkin. This pseudonym Pushkin used for controversy with Faddey Bulgarin.