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hospodar

(ˈhɒspəˌdɑː)
n
(Historical Terms) (formerly) the governor or prince of Moldavia or Wallachia under Ottoman rule
[C17: via Romanian from Ukrainian, from hospod' lord; related to Russian gospodin courtesy title, Old Slavonic gospodǐ lord]
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In Mani, we are treated to a spectacular digression on two kinds of hats, the gudjaman and the ishlik, both worn by Phanariot hospodars in the Danubian principalities of the Ottoman Empire.