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Origin of boyar
OTHER WORDS FROM boyarbo·yar·ism, bo·yard·ism, noun
Words nearby boyar
Example sentences from the Web for boyard
Alexis, by his second marriage with another of his subjects, daughter of the boyard Nariskin, had Peter and the princess Nathalia.
"You see the boyard, Alexis Nicolajewitz Tscherkaski," said one of those present, in a whisper to his companion.
They declared in favor of war, and a boyard was sent to Kief to receive the oath of allegiance.The Story of Russia|R. Van Bergen, M.A.
This name came to the ears of the boyard as a thunder-clap, so great was his astonishment.
You see I am right in saying that the Boyard will have his joke.The Story of Moscow|Wirt Gerrare