Elizabeth Petrovna
biographical name 1709-1762 empress of Russia (1741-62)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Elizabeth Petrovna — [pə trōv′nə] 1709 62; empress of Russia (1741 62): daughter of Peter I * * * …   Universalium

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  • Elizabeth — Elizabeth1 [ē liz′ə bəth, iliz′ə bəth] n. [LL(Ec) Elizabetha < Gr(Ec) Elisabet < Heb elisheva, lit., God is (my) oath] 1. a feminine name: dim. Bess, Bessie, Beth, Betsy, Betty, Elsie, Libby, Lisa, Liz; var. Elisabeth, Eliza 2. Bible the… …   English World dictionary

  • Elizabeth of Russia — For women with similar names, see Empress Elisabeth (disambiguation) and Elizabeth of Russia (disambiguation). Elizabeth Portrait painted by Charles va …   Wikipedia

  • Elizabeth — /i liz euh beuhth/, n. 1. Douay Bible. Elisabeth. 2. (Elizaveta Petrovna) 1709 62, empress of Russia 1741 62 (daughter of Peter the Great). 3. (Pauline Elizabeth Ottilie Luise, Princess of Wied) ( Carmen Sylva ) 1843 1916, queen of Rumania 1881… …   Universalium

  • Elizabeth — I E•liz•a•beth [[t]ɪˈlɪz ə bəθ[/t]] n. 1) big (Elizaveta Petrovna) 1709–62, empress of Russia 1741–62 (daughter of Peter the Great) 2) big (Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes Lyon) born 1900, queen consort of George VI of Great Britain (mother of… …   From formal English to slang

  • Grand Duchess Natalia Petrovna of Russia (1713–1715) — For her sister of the same name, see Grand Duchess Natalia Petrovna of Russia (1718 1725). Grand Duchess Natalia Petrovna House House of Romanov Father Peter I Mother Martha Skavronskaya Born 20 March 1713(1713 03 20) Died 2 …   Wikipedia

  • Grand Duchess Natalia Petrovna of Russia (1718–1725) — For her sister of the same name, see Grand Duchess Natalia Petrovna of Russia (1713 1715). Grand Duchess Natalia Petrovna House House of Romanov Father Peter I Mother …   Wikipedia

  • Duchess Alexandra Petrovna of Oldenburg — Duchess Alexandra Grand Duchess Alexandra Petrovna of Russia Spouse Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaievich Issue …   Wikipedia

  • Duchess Therese Petrovna of Oldenburg — Princess Therese Petrovna of Leuchtenberg Spouse George Maximilianovich, 6th Duke of Leuchtenberg Issue Alexander, 7th Duke of Leuchtenberg Fu …   Wikipedia

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