Examples from the Web for muscovy
I secretly wished that already he was in the heart of Muscovy.
The Czar of Muscovy would fain have passed for a philosopher.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte
William Milligan Sloane
Now, your Majesty will remember that the ruler of Muscovy is termed the Czar.The Panchronicon
Harold Steele Mackaye
Am I Czar of Muscovy, and hear discourses on reason and religion?Imaginary Conversations and Poems
Walter Savage Landor
He concerted the operations of the campaign with the empress of Muscovy.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II.
Word Origin and History for muscovy
from French Moscovie, from Modern Latin Moscovia, old name of Russia, from Russian Moskova "(Principality of) Moscow." In Muscovy duck (1650s) and certain other uses it is a corruption of musk. Related: Muscovite.