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Main Entry: czar
Variant(s): also tsaror tzar
Etymology: Latin czar "czar," from Russian tsar' (same meaning), from early Russian tsisari, tssari "emperor," from a Germanic word kaisar "emperor," derived from Latin Caesar (title of a line of Roman emperors after Augustus Caesar) --see Word History at EMPEROR 1: the ruler of Russia until the 1917 revolution 2: one having great power or authority <a baseball czar> - czarˇdomalso tsarˇdomor tzarˇdom /zärd-m/ noun