tsarina

[ zah-ree-nuh, tsah- ]
/ zɑˈri nə, tsɑ- /
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noun

Definition for tsarina (2 of 2)

czarina

or tsa·ri·na, tza·ri·na

[ zah-ree-nuh, tsah- ]
/ zɑˈri nə, tsɑ- /

noun

the wife of a czar; Russian empress.

Origin of czarina

1710–20; czar + -ina feminine suffix (as in Christina), modeled on German Zarin empress, equivalent to Zar Czar + -in feminine suffix
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British Dictionary definitions for tsarina (1 of 2)

tsarina

czarina tsaritsa or czaritza (zɑːˈrɪtsə)

/ (zɑːˈriːnə) /

noun

the wife of a Russian tsar; Russian empress

Word Origin for tsarina

from Italian, Spanish czarina, from German Czarin

British Dictionary definitions for tsarina (2 of 2)

czarina

czaritza (zɑːˈrɪtsə)

/ (zɑːˈriːnə) /

noun

variant spellings (esp US) of tsarina or tsaritsaSee tsarina
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