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(zä-rē′nə, tsä-) also tsa·ri·na (tsä-, zä-)
The wife of a Russian czar.

[Alteration (perhaps influenced by Latin rēgīna, queen) of Russian tsaritsa; see czaritza.]
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(zɑːˈriːnə) (zɑːˈrɪtsə) ,




(Historical Terms) variant spellings (esp US) of tsarina or tsaritsa. See tsarina
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(zɑˈri nə, tsɑ-)

n., pl. -nas.
the wife of a czar; Russian empress.
[1710–20; czar + -ina feminine suffix (as in Christina), modeled on German Zarin empress =Zar Czar + -in feminine suffix]
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Noun1.czarina - the wife or widow of a czarczarina - the wife or widow of a czar    
female aristocrat - a woman who is an aristocrat
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[zɑːˈriːnə] Nzarina f
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nZarin f
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[zɑːˈriːnə] nzarina
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References in classic literature ?
She is the Czarina Catherine, and she sail from Doolittle's Wharf for Varna, and thence to other ports and up the Danube.
From him we inquire o f the goings of the Czarina Catherine.
For it soon became apparent to all that the Czarina Catherine would not sail as was expected.
Van Helsing roughly put the facts before us first, "The Czarina Catherine left the Thames yesterday morning.
France Ronquillo and Czarina Carandang led the Lady Tamaraws with 11 and 10 points, respectively.
The four daughters of the Czar and Czarina led a sheltered life that ended in their brutal murders in 1918, but inaccurate conspiracy theories raged for decades after that one of them - particularly Anastasia - had survived.
Gorayeb also pins his hopes on Lady Stags Kath Villegas and Joyce Santa Rita, as well as Lady Tamaraws Czarina Carandang and Celine Domingo.
The exhibit features loans of some of those paintings sold to the czarina.
TELEVISION czarina and film- maker Ekta Kapoor doesn't allow any man to take her for a ride.
Alice Blohm, Rosalyn Pearson, Czarina Wong, Elen Stahl and Laura Dryburgh researched a number of possible solutions before settling on the idea of generating electricity using a renewable resource.
(a) ** LAPUS-Di SANTO, Czarina (text) Corinna Aranguren (illus.) Jet Di Santo (drawings) My Friend Aytoo Zee BookPal, 2011 unpaged $16.50 pbk ISBN 9781742841328