Boris Fyodorovich Godunov

noun
czar of Russia (1551-1605)
Syn: ↑Godunov, ↑Boris Godunov
Instance Hypernyms: ↑czar, ↑tsar, ↑tzar

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  • Godunov,Boris Fyodorovich — Go·du·nov (go͝odʹn ôf , gŏdʹ , gə do͞o nôfʹ), Boris Fyodorovich. 1551? 1605. Czar of Russia (1598 1605) who became regent for Fyodor I (1557 1598) on the death of Ivan IV (1584) and was chosen czar on Fyodor s death. His reign was marked by the… …   Universalium

  • Godunov, Boris (Fyodorovich) — born с 1551 died April 23, 1605, Moscow, Russia Tsar of Russia (1598–1605). After serving in the court of Ivan IV, he was named guardian to Ivan s dim witted son Fyodor I and became the virtual ruler of Russia as Fyodor s chief adviser from 1584 …   Universalium

  • Boris Godunov — This article is about the Russian tsar. For other uses, see Boris Godunov (disambiguation). Boris Godunov Regent of Russia (de facto) Tsar of All Russia Regent of Russia (de facto) …   Wikipedia

  • Boris Godunov — noun czar of Russia (1551 1605) • Syn: ↑Godunov, ↑Boris Fyodorovich Godunov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑czar, ↑tsar, ↑tzar …   Useful english dictionary

  • Godunov — noun czar of Russia (1551 1605) • Syn: ↑Boris Godunov, ↑Boris Fyodorovich Godunov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑czar, ↑tsar, ↑tzar …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fyodorovich — (as used in expressions) Mikhail Fyodorovich Romanov Godunov Boris Fyodorovich Kerensky Aleksandr Fyodorovich Leonid Fyodorovich Miassin Oistrakh David Fyodorovich Stravinsky Igor Fyodorovich Pyotr Fyodorovich * * * …   Universalium

  • Boris — /bawr is, bohr , bor /; Russ. /bu rddyees /, n. a male given name. * * * (as used in expressions) Becker Boris Franz Boris I Chain Sir Ernst Boris Godunov Boris Fyodorovich Karloff Boris Pasternak Boris Leonidovich Spassky Boris Vasilyevich… …   Universalium

  • Godunov — biographical name Boris Fyodorovich circa 1551 1605 czar of Russia (1598 1605) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Godunov — /ˈgɒdənɒf/ (say goduhnof) noun Boris Fyodorovich /ˌbɒrəs ˈfiɔdərəvɪtʃ/ (say .boruhs feeawduhruhvich), c. 1551–1605; regent of Russia 1584–98 and elected tsar by a national assembly 1598–1605 …   Australian English dictionary

  • czar — noun 1. a male monarch or emperor (especially of Russia prior to 1917) • Syn: ↑tsar, ↑tzar • Derivationally related forms: ↑tsaristic (for: ↑tsar), ↑czaristic …   Useful english dictionary

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