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Ro·ma·novalso Ro·ma·noff (rō′mə-nôf′, rō-mä′nəf, rə-)
Russian ruling dynasty (1613-1917) that began with the accession of Czar Michael (1596-1645; ruled 1613-1645) and ended with the abdication of Nicholas II during the Russian Revolution.
Romanov(ˈrəʊmənɒf; Russian raˈmanəf)
(Biography) 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
or Ro•ma•noff(ˈroʊ məˌnɔf, -ˌnɒf, roʊˈmɑ nəf)
1. a member of the imperial dynasty of Russia that ruled from 1613 to 1917.
2. Mikhail Feodorovich, 1596–1645, emperor of Russia 1613–45: first ruler of the house of Romanov.
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|Noun||1.||Romanov - a member of the imperial family that ruled Russia|
emperor - the male ruler of an empire
|2.||Romanov - the Russian imperial line that ruled from 1613 to 1917|
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family