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Alexander II

noun
1.
died 1073, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1061–1073.
2.
(Aleksandr Nikolaevich) 1818–81, czar of Russia 1855–81.

Tcherepnin

[chuh-rep-nin; Russian chyi-ryip-nyeen] /tʃəˈrɛp nɪn; Russian tʃyɪ ryɪpˈnyin/
noun
1.
Alexander (Aleksandr Nikolaevich) 1899–1977, Russian pianist and composer, in the U.S.
2.
his father, Nicholas (Nikolai Nickolaevich) 1873–1945, Russian composer and conductor.
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Alexander II

noun
1.
1198–1249, king of Scotland (1214–49), son of William (the Lion)
2.
1818–81, tsar of Russia (1855–81), son of Nicholas I, who emancipated the serfs (1861). He was assassinated by the Nihilists
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