Boyar
A boyar was a member of the highest rank of the feudal Bulgarian, Moscovian, Kievan Rus'ian, Wallachian, and Moldavian aristocracies, second only to the ruling princes (in Bulgaria, tsars), from the ...
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Manuel Komnenos Doukas
Manuel Komnenos Doukas, Latinized as Ducas (Greek: Μανουήλ Κομνηνός Δούκας, Manouēl Komnēnos Doukas; c. 1187 – c. 1241), commonly simply Manuel Doukas (Μανουήλ Δούκας) and rarely also called Manue...
Stephen Gabrielopoulos
Stephen Gabrielopoulos (Greek: Στέφανος Γαβριηλόπουλος, died 1332/1333) was a powerful magnate and semi-independent ruler in western Thessaly, who pledged allegiance to the Byzantine Empire and wa...
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Despotate of Angelokastron and Lepanto
John Spata (fl. 1348 – d. 29 October, 1399), known in Albanian as Gjin Bua Spata, was an Albanian magnate with the title of despot, who ruled Aetolia (1360s–?), Angelokastron (?–1399), Naupactus (1378...
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Tsardom of Vidin
The Tsardom of Vidin (Bdin) (Bulgarian: Видинско (Бдинско) царство, Vidinsko (Bdinsko) tsarstvo) was a medieval Bulgarian state centred in the town of Vidin. In 1257 the local lord Rostislav Mikha...
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Bobrok
Prince Dmitry Mikhailovich Bobrok ("Little Beaver") was a general, boyar and brother-in-law of Dmitry I of Moscow. His military prowess is glorified in the 15th-century Tale of the Rout of Mamai.Bobro...
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Knyaz
Kniaz, knyaz, knjaz or knez is a Slavic title found in most Slavic languages, and also in Romanian in the form cneaz, denoting a royal nobility rank. It is usually translated into English either as Pr...
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Despot (court title)
Despot (from Greek: δεσπότης, despótēs, "lord", "master") was a senior Byzantine court title that was bestowed on the sons or sons-in-law of reigning emperors, and initially denoted the heir-appar...
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Grand Župan
Grand, Great or Chief Župan (Grand prince, Latin: magnus iupanus, Greek: ζουπανος μεγας, zoupanos megas) is the English rendering of a South Slavic title which relate etymologically to župan (...
Andronikos Komnenos (son of John II)
Andronikos Komnenos (or Andronicus Comnenus) (Greek: Ἀνδρόνικος Κομνηνός) (c. 1108 – 1142) was the third child and second son of the Byzantine Emperor John II Komnenos and his Hungarian wife...
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Strez
Strez (Bulgarian: Стрез; original spelling: ) (fl. 1207–1214) was a Bulgarian sebastokrator and a member of the Asen dynasty. A major contender for the Bulgarian throne, Strez initially opposed th...
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Despotate of Epirus
The Despotate of Epirus (Modern Greek: Δεσποτάτο της Ηπείρου) was one of the late Byzantine Greek successor states of the Byzantine Empire established in the aftermath of the Fourth Crusade in 12...
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John Komnenos Asen
John Komnenos Asen (Bulgarian: Йоан Комнин Асен, Yoan Komnin Asen; Greek: Ίωάννης Κομνηνός Ἀσάνης, Iōannēs Komnēnos Asanēs; Serbian: Јован Комнин Асен, Jovan Komnin Asen) was the ruler of ...
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Sebastokrator
Sebastokratōr (Greek: σεβαστοκράτωρ; Bulgarian and Serbian: Севастократор; both pronounced sevastokrator) was a senior court title in the late Byzantine Empire. It was also used by other rulers wh...
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John Petraliphas
John Petraliphas (Greek: Ἰωάννης Πετραλίφας) was a Byzantine noble and governor of Thessaly and Macedonia in the late 12th/early 13th century with the rank of sebastokrator.
John was a member ...
Ban (title)
Ban /ˈbɑːn/ was a noble title used in several states in central and south-eastern Europe between the 7th century and the 20th century.
The Late Proto-Slavic word *banъ is not of native Slavic lexi...
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John Angelos (sebastokrator)
John Angelos (Greek: Ἰωάννης Ἄγγελος, fl. 1328–1348) was a Byzantine aristocrat, general, and governor. He first distinguished himself in the suppression of a revolt in Epirus in 1339–1340, ...
Tsar
Tsar (Old Church Slavonic: ц︢рь (usually written thus with a tilde) or цар, цaрь; also Czar or Tzar in Latin alphabet languages) is a title used to designate certain European Slavic monarchs or suprem...
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Despotate of Dobruja
The Principality of Karvuna or Despotate of Dobruja (Bulgarian: Добруджанско деспотство or Карвунско деспотство; Romanian: Despotatul Dobrogei or Țara Cărvunei) was a 14th-century quasi-indepe...
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Vlatko Paskačić
Vlatko Paskačić (Serbian: Влатко Паскачић) was a 14th-century Serbian feudal lord (sebastokrator) of Slavište region around Kriva Palanka under the Mrnjavčevići (1366-1395), in modern Republic of ...
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