Ivan III

/ˈaɪvən/ (say 'uyvuhn)

(`Ivan the Great'), 1440–1505, grand duke of Muscovy 1462–1505.

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  • Ivan III — de Russie Ivan III Ivan III (Иван III Васильевич en russe) (22 janvier 1440 27 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ivan III — ( Ivan the Great ) 1440 1505, grand duke of Muscovy 1462 1505. * * * known as Ivan the Great born Jan. 22, 1440, Moscow died Oct. 27, 1505, Moscow Grand prince of Moscow (1462–1505). Determined to enlarge the territory he inherited from his… …   Universalium

  • Ivan III — I•van [[t]ˈaɪ vən[/t]] rus. [[t]iˈvɑn[/t]] n. 1) big Ivan III, (“Ivan the Great”) 1440–1505, grand duke of Muscovy 1462–1505 2) big Ivan IV, (“Ivan the Terrible”) 1530–84, first czar of Russia 1547–84 …   From formal English to slang

  • Ivan III — noun grand duke of Muscovy whose victories against the Tartars laid the basis for Russian unity (1440 1505) • Syn: ↑Ivan III Vasilievich, ↑Ivan the Great • Instance Hypernyms: ↑grand duke * * * ( Ivan the Great ) 1440 1505, grand duke of Muscovy… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ivan III. — Iwan III., Darstellung aus dem 17. Jahrhundert Zar Iwan III. der Große Iwan (Ioann) III. Wassiljewitsch (russ. Иван (Иоанн) III Васильевич), genannt Iwan III. der Große (russ. Иван III Великий; *  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Iván III — llamado Iván el Grande (22 ene. 1440, Moscú–27 oct. 1505, Moscú). Gran príncipe de Moscú (1462–1505). Decidido a extender el territorio que había heredado de su padre, emprendió con éxito diversas campañas militares contra los tártaros en el sur… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Ivan III — biographical name Vasilyevich 1440 1505 the Great grand prince of Russia (1462 1505) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • IVAN III —    surnamed The Threatening, sought to free Russia from the yoke of the Tartars who had held it tributary for two centuries; gained victories over the Tartars and the Poles, and was the first to receive at Moscow ambassadors from other Powers of… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Ivan III —    Grand duke of Moscow (q.v.) from 1462 1505. He married Sophia Palaiologina (q.v.), who was daughter of Thomas Palaiologos (q.v.), last despot of the Morea (qq.v.), and niece of Byzantium s (q.v.) last emperor, Constantine XI Palaiologos… …   Historical dictionary of Byzantium

  • Iván III de Rusia — Gran Príncipe de Moscovia «Albus rex» Ivan III Reinado 1462–1505 Nacimiento 22 de enero …   Wikipedia Español

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