Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of hetman.

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Examples

  • The hetmans of kurens were Nostiugan, Pokruischka,

    Taras Bulba

  • All, both young and old, wanted to go on the expedition; and it was decided, on the advice of the chiefs, the hetmans of the kurens, and the Koschevoi, and with the approbation of the whole

    Taras Bulba

  • The various groups began to discuss the matter, and the hetmans of the kurens to take counsel together; few were drunk fortunately, so they decided to listen to reason.

    Taras Bulba

  • There were likewise many brave Cossacks among those who preferred to remain, including the kuren hetmans, Demitrovitch, Kukubenko,

    Taras Bulba

  • Both hetmans seem dubious models for Ukrainians today.

    Are Hetmen Heroes?

  • There were likewise many brave Cossacks among those who preferred to remain, including the kurén hetmans, Demitrovitch, Kukubenko, Vertikhvist, Balan, and Ostap Bulba.

    Taras Bulba and Other Tales

  • ` ` What is it? '' inquired one of the kurén hetmans.

    Taras Bulba and Other Tales

  • Under their distant rule, the hetmans or chiefs, chosen from among the Cossacks themselves, redistributed the territory into military districts.

    Taras Bulba and Other Tales

  • ` ` What now, gentles? '' said Taras, calling to the hetmans by name: ` ` there is yet powder in the powder-flasks?

    Taras Bulba and Other Tales

  • The various groups began to discuss the matter, and the hetmans of the kuréns to take counsel together; few were drunk fortunately, so they decided to listen to reason.

    Taras Bulba and Other Tales

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