[roh-muh-nawf, -nof, roh-mah-nuh f; Russian ruh-mah-nuh f]
- a member of the imperial dynasty of Russia that ruled from 1613 to 1917.
- Mi·kha·il Feo·do·ro·vich [myi-khuh-yeel fyaw-duh-ruh-vyich] /myɪ xʌˈyil ˈfyɔ də rə vyɪtʃ/, 1596–1645, emperor of Russia 1613–45: first ruler of the house of Romanov.
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Contemporary Examples of romanovs
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Historical Examples of romanovs
- any member of the Russian imperial dynasty that ruled from the crowning (1613) of Mikhail Fyodorovich to the abdication (1917) of Nicholas II during the February Revolution
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