Meaning of pre-Petrine in English:

pre-Petrine

adjective

  • Occurring or existing before the time of Peter the Great of Russia (1672–1725).

Pronunciation

pre-Petrine

/(ˌ)priːˈpiːtrʌɪn/ /(ˌ)priːˈpɛtrʌɪn/

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Encyclopaedia Britannica.