Definition for tzar (2 of 2)
or tsar, tzar
Origin of czar
Examples from the Web for tzar
Matters were in this position when the tzar left for Denmark.The Empire of Russia|John S. C. Abbott
Next day the accounts were examined in presence of the tzar and his ministers.Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c.|Xavier Hommaire de Hell
The Tzar, however, clung too faithfully to the old policy which had borne so little fruit.
Now Kazan is yours, we deliver our Khan to you, alive and unhurt—lead him to the Tzar.A Book of Golden Deeds|Charlotte M. Yonge
His reminiscences were not interesting to the Tzar, who had him promptly arrested.
British Dictionary definitions for tzar (1 of 2)
Derived Formstzarism, noun
British Dictionary definitions for tzar (2 of 2)
Derived Formsczardom, noun
Culture definitions for tzar
The title of rulers or emperors of Russia from the sixteenth century until the Russian Revolution. The czars ruled as absolute monarchs (see absolute monarchy) until the early twentieth century, when a parliament was established in Russia. Czar can also be spelled tsar.