Zaharoff

biographical name
Za·​ha·​roff | \ zə-ˈhär-əf How to pronounce Zaharoff (audio) , -ˌȯf\

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Sir Basil 1849–1936 originally Basileios Zacharias French (Russian-born) banker and armament contractor

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