Boiar

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Boiar See Boyar.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n boiar See boyar.
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Usage

In literature:

The Boiars form an imperial council and rule in the Kremlin.
"Demetrius A Play" by Friedrich Schiller
The Russian Tsars found the German barons far more serviceable tools than the Russian boiars.
"German Problems and Personalities" by Charles Sarolea
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