noun 1. a territory ruled by a grand duke or grand duchess. noun 1. the territory, state, or principality of a grand duke or grand duchess
noun 1. the sovereign of a territory called a grand duchy, ranking next below a king. 2. a son of a czar or of a czar’s son. noun 1. a prince or nobleman who rules a territory, state, or principality 2. a son or a male descendant in the male line of a Russian tsar […]
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[nik-uh-luh s, nik-luh s] /ˈnɪk ə ləs, ˈnɪk ləs/ noun 1. of Cusa [kyoo-zuh] /ˈkyu zə/ (Show IPA), 1401–1464, German cardinal, mathematician, and philosopher. German Nikolaus von Cusa. 2. Grand Duke, 1856–1929, Russian general in World War I. 3. Saint, flourished 4th century a.d, bishop in Asia Minor: patron saint of Russia; protector of children […]
[French la grahnd shar-trœz] /French la grɑ̃d ʃarˈtrœz/ noun 1. the Carthusian monastery at Grenoble, France: the chief monastery of the Carthusians until 1903.