Examples from the Web for tambov
North and east of Tambov the original Ugrian population is no longer a matter of inference.The Ethnology of Europe|Robert Gordon Latham
At the Tambov hermitage the anchorite Hilary, a man of saintly life, has died.Father Sergius|Leo Tolstoy
One “Tambov squire,” as Chekhov christened him, came to him for medical advice.
In vain did he recommend a more experienced physician,—the “Tambov squire” persisted: no doctor would he trust but Chekhov.
People are never tired of alluding to a famous blunder of his about Tambov in Russia.Modern Leaders: Being a Series of Biographical Sketches|Justin McCarthy