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a play (1825) by Pushkin.
an opera (1874) by Modest Moussorgsky, based on Pushkin’s drama.
Boris Fedorovich
[bawr-is fi-dawr-uh-vich,, bohr-,, bor-;; Russian buh-ryees fyaw-duh-ruh-vyich] /ˈbɔr ɪs fɪˈdɔr ə vɪtʃ,, ˈboʊr-,, ˈbɒr-;; Russian bʌˈryis ˈfyɔ də rə vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1552–1605, regent of Russia 1584–98 and czar 1598–1605.
Historical Examples

The Historical Nights Entertainment, Second Series Rafael Sabatini
An Outline of Russian Literature Maurice Baring

Boris Fyodorovich (baˈris ˈfjɔdərəvitʃ). ?1551–1605, Russian regent (1584–98) and tsar (1598–1605)


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