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Bohdan Chmielnicki
Zynoviy Bohdan Khmelnytsky
Bohdan Khmelnytsky
(Ruthenian language: Ѕѣнові Богдан Хмелнiцкiи;[1] modern Ukrainian: Богдан Зиновій Михайлович Хмельницький, translit. Bohdan Zynoviy Mykhailovych Khmelnytsky; Polish: Bohdan Zenobi Chmielnicki; c. 1595 – 6 August 1657) was a Polish–Lithuanian-born Hetman
Hetman
of the Zaporozhian Host of the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland in the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth
Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth
(now part of Ukraine). He led an uprising against the Commonwealth and its magnates (1648–1654) that resulted in the creation of a state led by the Cossacks
Cossacks
of Ukraine
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Hetman Of Zaporizhian Host
Hetman of Zaporizhian Host (Ukrainian: Гетьман Війська Запорозького, Russian: Гетман Войска Запорожского, Polish: Hetman wojsk kozackich) is a former historic government office and political institution of Cossack Hetmanate (Zaporizhian Host) in Ukraine that was equivalent to a head of state. The office was liquidated on the edict of Russian Governing Senate of 17 November 1764.[1]Contents1 Brief history 2 List of office holders 3 See also 4 Notes 5 References 6 Further reading 7 External linksBrief history[edit] As a head of state, the position was established by Bohdan Khmelnytsky during the Cossack Hetmanate
Cossack Hetmanate
in the mid 17th century. During that period the office was electoral
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Society Of Jesus
The Society of Jesus
Society of Jesus
(SJ – from Latin: Societas Iesu) is a scholarly religious congregation of the Catholic Church
Catholic Church
which originated in sixteenth-century Spain. The members are called Jesuits.[2] The society is engaged in evangelization and apostolic ministry in 112 nations on six continents. Jesuits
Jesuits
work in education (founding schools, colleges, universities, and seminaries), intellectual research, and cultural pursuits. Jesuits
Jesuits
also give retreats, minister in hospitals and parishes, sponsor direct social ministries, and promote ecumenical dialogue. Ignatius of Loyola, a Basque nobleman from the Pyrenees
Pyrenees
area of northern Spain, founded the society after discerning his spiritual vocation while recovering from a wound sustained in the Battle of Pamplona
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Massalski Coat Of Arms
Masalski Książe III - is a Polish coat of arms. It was used by the Massalski
Massalski
szlachta family in the times of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.Contents1 History 2 Blazon 3 Notable bearers 4 See alsoHistory[edit]This section is empty. You can help by adding to it. (July 2010)Blazon[edit]This section is empty. You can help by adding to it
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Abdank Coat Of Arms
Abakanowicz, Abaszyński, Abczyńscy, Abłamowicz, Abokołtowski, Abramowicz, Abramowski, Abzołtowski, Abżałtowski, Adaszyński, Akajewicz, Alchimowicz, Alechnowicz, Ankiewicz, Ankowicz, Ankwicz. B Bałandowicz, Bankowski, Bańkowski, Bardziński, Bartoszewicz, Bączacki, Badzyński, Bejnarowicz, Belgard, Beńkiewicz, Berikiewicz, Bernacki, Berykiewicz, Bestrzejowski, Beszewski, Beszowski, Beynarowicz, Bęszewski, Białobrzeski, Białopiotrowicz, Białoskórski, Bielecki, Bieleński, Bielikowicz, Bieliński, Biernacki, Bileński, Biszewski, Biszowski, Bleszczewski, Bliński, Błaszkowski, Błażejewski, Błażejowski, Błożejewski, Bogowicz, Bogucki, Boguniewski, Bogusławski, Bohowicz, Bojnarowicz, Boliński, Bondziński, Borek, Borowski, Borowy, Borzykowski, Borzymiński, Borzymski, Bowiczyński, Bram, Brym, Brzezieński, Brzeziński, Brzozy, Bubel, Buczacki, Budaszewski, Budziszewski, Budziszowski, Bugowicz, Bujnowski, Bułhak, Bułhakowski, Burdynkiewicz, Burdzinkiewicz, Buss,
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Syrokomla Coat Of Arms
Syrokomla - is a Polish coat of arms. It was used by several szlachta families in the times of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.Contents1 History 2 Blazon 3 Notable bearers 4 External links 5 See alsoHistory[edit] According to the legend, the coat of arms was granted to certain knight named Syrokomla of Abdank coat of arms
Abdank coat of arms
after he won a duel with a pagan Prussian warrior in 1331 during the reign of Ladislaus the Short. After this victory he was awarded with a right to add a golden cross to his coat of arms, to underline that he is one of the defenders of Christianity. Blazon[edit] Gules, Abdank (W-shaped symbol) Argent, with a cross Or (sometimes Argent) attached above. In the crest the symbol repeated. Notable bearers[edit] Notable bearers of this coat of arms include:Michał Grocholski Franciszek Grocholski Władysław Syrokomla
Władysław Syrokomla
(1823-1862), writerExternal links[edit]J. Lyčkoŭski
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Sotnyk
Sotnik
Sotnik
or Sotnyk (Russian: со́тник, Ukrainian: сотник, Bulgarian: стотник) was a military rank among the Cossack starshyna (military officers), Strelets Troops
Strelets Troops
(17th century) in Muscovy
Muscovy
and Imperial Cossack
Cossack
cavalry (since 1826), the Ukrainian Insurgent Army, the Ukrainian Galician Army, and the Ukrainian People's Army.Contents1 Military rank 2 Administrative rank 3 References 4 External linksMilitary rank[edit] Literally it means commander of hundred men in most Slavonic languages. In the Russian rank structure sotnik was developed into Poruchik
Poruchik
which eventually turned into Lieutenant
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Jan Mikołaj Daniłowicz
Jan Mikołaj Daniłowicz
Mikołaj Daniłowicz
(born 1607 in Vilnius
Vilnius
– 20 November 1650) was a Polish–Lithuanian noble and politician. Crown Podstoli from 1620, Crown Court Treasurer from 1627, and from 1632, Grand Crown Treasurer. He was the son of Mikołaj Daniłowicz, Grand Crown Treasurer from 1617–24. Known as a skillful administrator and commended for the ability to gather funds for the Polish-Swedish wars
Polish-Swedish wars
and Smolensk War
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Dnieper
The Dnieper River
Dnieper River
(UK: /ˈdniːpər/,[1] US: /ˈniːpər/)[2], also known as: Dnepr (/ˈdnjɛpər/),[3] Dnyapro or Dnipro (/dniːˈproʊ/)[1]), is one of the major rivers of Europe, rising near Smolensk, Russia
Russia
and flowing through Russia, Belarus
Belarus
and Ukraine to the Black Sea. It is the longest river of Ukraine
Ukraine
and Belarus
Belarus
and the fourth-longest river in Europe. The total length is approximately 2,200 km (1,400 mi)[4] with a drainage basin of 504,000 square kilometres (195,000 sq mi). The river is noted for its dams and hydroelectric stations
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Starosta
The title of starost or starosta (Cyrillic: старост/а, Latin: capitaneus, German: Starost) designates an official or unofficial leader, used in various contexts through most of Slavic history. One can translate it as "senior" or "elder". The word comes from the Slavic root star-, "old". In Poland, a starosta would administer a territory called a starostwo. In the early Middle Ages, the starosta was the head of a Slavic community or of other communities so one finds designations such as church starosta, artel starosta, etc
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Elder (administrative Title)
The term Elder or its equivalent in another language, is used in several different countries and organizations to indicate a position of authority. This usage is usually derived from the notion that the oldest members of any given group are the wisest, and are thus the most qualified to rule, provide counsel or serve the said group in some other capacity.Contents1 Elder systems1.1 Informal elderhoods 1.2 Formal elderhoods 1.3 Elders in online communities2 Specific elder's titles 3 See also 4 References 5 Further readingElder systems[edit] Elder is a role played in the organised community that is most common in subsistence cultures, Elderhood being the condition or quality of being an elder. It is essentially the state of being in the latter portion of one's life and being looked to for leadership of either a passive or active nature by your peers andor subordinates due almost exclusively to this fact
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Zaporizhian Sich
The Zaporozhian Sich (Ukrainian: Запорозька Січ, Zaporoz'ka Sich; Polish: Sicz Zaporoska; Russian: Запорожская Сечь) was a semi-autonomous polity of Cossacks
Cossacks
in the 16th to 18th centuries, centred in the region around today's Kakhovka Reservoir
Kakhovka Reservoir
spanning the lower Dnieper
Dnieper
river in Ukraine. In different periods the area came under the sovereignty of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, the Ottoman Empire, the Tsardom of Russia, and the Russian Empire
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Kiev
Kiev
Kiev
(/ˈkiːɛf, -ɛv/ KEE-ef, -ev)[10] or Kyiv (Ukrainian: Київ, translit. Kyiv [ˈkɪjiu̯] ( listen); Old East Slavic: Кыѥвъ, translit. Kyjev; Polish: Kijów Polish pronunciation: [ˈkʲijuf]; Russian: Киев, translit. Kiyev [ˈkʲiɪf]) is the capital and largest city of Ukraine, located in the north central part of the country on the Dnieper. The population in July 2015 was 2,887,974[2] (though higher estimated numbers have been cited in the press),[11] making Kiev
Kiev
the 7th most populous city in Europe.[12] Kiev
Kiev
is an important industrial, scientific, educational, and cultural centre of Eastern Europe
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Jarosław
Jarosław
Jarosław
[jaˈrɔswaf] (Ukrainian: Ярослав pronounced [jarosˈlaw], Yiddish: יאַרעסלאָוו‎ Yareslov, German: Jaroslau) is a town in south-eastern Poland, with 38,970 inhabitants, as of 30 June 2014.[1] Situated in the Subcarpathian Voivodeship
Subcarpathian Voivodeship
(since 1999), previously in Przemyśl Voivodeship (1975–1998). It is the capital of Jarosław
Jarosław
County.Contents1 History 2 Jewish Jarosław 3 Sights3.1 Monuments 3.2 Townhouses 3.3 Temples 3.4 Synagogues4 People 5 Twin towns - sister cities 6 See also 7 References 8 External linksHistory[edit]St. Nicholas church and Benedictine abbeyThe city was established on 1031 by the Yaroslav the Wise, a grand prince of Kievan Rus'
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Stanisław Żółkiewski
Stanisław Żółkiewski
Stanisław Żółkiewski
(Polish pronunciation: [staˈɲiswaf ʐuwˈkʲɛfskʲi]; 1547 – 7 October 1620) was a Polish nobleman of the Lubicz coat of arms, magnate and military commander of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, who took part in many campaigns of the Commonwealth and on its southern and eastern borders. He occupied a number of high-ranking posts in the administration of the Commonwealth, including castellan of Lwów
Lwów
(from 1590), voivod of the Kiev Voivodeship
Kiev Voivodeship
and Great Chancellor of the Crown
Great Chancellor of the Crown
(from 1618). From 1588 he was also a Field Crown Hetman, and in 1613 was promoted to Grand Hetman
Hetman
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Lviv
Lviv
Lviv
(Ukrainian: Львів [lʲʋiu̯] ( listen); Russian: Львов Lvov; Polish: Lwów[2] [lvuf] ( listen); German: Lemberg; see also other names) is the largest city in western Ukraine and the seventh-largest city in the country overall, with a population of around 728,350 as of 2016. Lviv
Lviv
is one of the main cultural centres of Ukraine. Named in honor of Leo, the eldest son of Daniel, King of Ruthenia, it was the capital of the Kingdom of Galicia–Volhynia
Kingdom of Galicia–Volhynia
(also called Kingdom of Rus')[3] from 1272 to 1349, when it was conquered by King Casimir III the Great
Casimir III the Great
who then became known as the King of Poland
Poland
and Rus'. From 1434, it was the regional capital of the Ruthenian Voivodeship in the Kingdom of Poland
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