a male monarch or emperor (especially of Russia prior to 1917)
Syn: ↑czar, ↑tsar
Derivationally related forms: ↑tsaristic (for: ↑tsar), ↑czaristic (for: ↑czar)
Regions: ↑Russia
Hypernyms: ↑sovereign, ↑crowned head, ↑monarch
Instance Hyponyms:

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variant of czar

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/zahr, tsahr/, n.

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tzar «zahr, tsahr», noun.
= czar. (Cf.czar)

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n. variant spelling of czar, etc

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czar ————————
, tzarina, tzarist variant spellings of czar, czarina, czarist

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tzar [tzar tzars] ; tzar • ina tzar • ism tzar • ist
= tsar, tsarina, tsarism, tsarist

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tzar etc.:
see tsar.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.


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