Word Origin and History for oleg
masc. proper name; see Olga.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for oleg
Hard-core Moscow supporters like Oleg Tsarev, a local parliament member, were chased out of town with bounties their heads.The Town Determined to Stop Putin
June 12, 2014
Oleg Bahtiyarov was arrested while sitting on a park bench in the center of Kiev on March 31.Alexander Dugin: The Crazy Ideologue of the New Russian Empire
April 2, 2014
IRONBARK was the codename for just one source: Oleg Penkovsky.The Spy Who Saved The World—Then Tried To Destroy It
November 3, 2013
In 2008, Prokhorov sold his shares in Norilsk to another Russian billionaire, Oleg Deripaska.Putin’s Biggest Threat: Billionaire Playboy Mikhail Prokhorov
March 2, 2012
Oh, how far the East Wing has come from the sedate days of Oleg Cassini and Arnold Scaasi!Michelle Obama in Alexander McQueen: Lady in Red
January 19, 2011
Kief was taken, and Oleg took up his residence in that city.
Oleg ruled over Russia, that is, the plain extending from Kief to Novgorod.
The look-outs of the "Oleg" counted seventeen torpedoes that just missed the ship.Famous Sea Fights
John Richard Hale
By this act of base treachery Oleg became the master of Kief.
It is not likely, though, that Oleg sought to justify his act on any grounds.