czarevitch

noun czar·e·vitch \ˈzär-ə-ˌvich, ˈ(t)sär-\
variants: or less commonly

tsarevitch

or

tzarevitch

play \ˈzär-ə-ˌvich, ˈ(t)sär-\

Definition of czarevitch

  1. :  an heir apparent of a Russian czar

Origin and Etymology of czarevitch

Russian tsarevich, from tsar' + -evich, patronymic suffix


First Known Use: 1710

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