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Alexander Nevski

[al-ig-zan-der nev-skee, nef-, -zahn-; Russian uh-lyi-ksahn-dr nyef-skyee] /ˌæl ɪgˈzæn dər ˈnɛv ski, ˈnɛf-, -ˈzɑn-; Russian ʌ lyɪˈksɑn dr ˈnyɛf skyi/
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(Aleksandr Nevski) 1220?–63, Russian prince, national hero, and saint.
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Alexander Nevski

/ˈnɛvskɪ; ˈnɛf-; Russian ˈnjɛfskij/
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Saint. ?1220–63, Russian prince and military leader, who defeated the Swedes at the River Neva (1240) and the Teutonic knights at Lake Peipus (1242)
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