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Latinized name of the duchy of Volodymyr. See Volodymyr-VolynskyyVolodymyr-Volynskyy
, Pol. Włodzimierz, Rus. Vladimir-Volynski, city (1989 pop. 38,000), NW Ukraine. It was founded in the 9th cent. and supposedly refounded in 988 by the Grand Duke Vladimir I (Volodymyr I) of Kievan Rus.
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In The Idea of Galicia, Larry Wolff focuses on the Austrian part of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, named the Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria (Kenigreich Galizien und Lodomerien).
a sonorous list of titles was proclaimed: 'Otto of Austria, former Crown Prince of Austria-Hungary, Prince Royal of Hungary, Croatia and Bohemia, of Dalmatia, Croatia, Slavonia, Galicia, Lodomeria and Illyria; Grand Duke of Tuscany and Cracow; Duke of Lorraine, Salzburg, Styria, Carinthia, Carniola and Bukowina; Grand Prince of Transylvania, Margrave of Moravia' and on and on.
Effective for the kingdoms of Galicia and Lodomeria, inclusive of the Grand Duchy Cracov and the Duchy Bukowina.