Russian - A warrior. He was defeated by an Amazon who captured him and forced him to marry her. He left his new bride to fight a dragon and, when he failed to return, she married his brother. In some versions, the marriage was to be with his blood-brother Aljosa, and Dobrynia returned just in time to prevent it. Some say that he was changed into a bull by the witch Marina, others that he was killed by a giantess. Also commonly identified as Dobrynia, Dobrynaya Nikitich, Dobrynaya Nikitich, Dobrynja Kikitich, Dobrynja Kikitich, Dobrynja Kititich or Dobrynja Kititich.

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