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Sakharov (Russian: Сахаров) is a Russian surname, derived from the word "сахар" (sugar). It may refer to:
- 1979 Sakharov, a main-belt asteroid named for Andrei Sakharov
- Sakharov (film), a 1984 TV film starring Jason Robards as Andrei Sakharov
- Aleksandr Andreyevich Sakharov (1865–1942), Russian esperantist
- Andrei Sakharov (1921–1989), Russian physicist and anti-Soviet dissident
- Andrey Nikolayevich Sakharov (born 1930), Russian historian
- Anton Sakharov (born 1982), Russian footballer
- Nikita Sakharov (1915–1945), Soviet Evenk writer
- Sophrony (Sakharov), Christian monk, mystic and teacher
- Vladimir Sakharov (born 1948), former Soviet footballer
- Vladimir Viktorovich Sakharov (1853–1920), Russian General who served in the Russian Imperial Army.
- Vladimir Vyacheslavovich Sakharov, Ukrainian politician
- Yuri Sakharov (1922–1981), Ukrainian chess master
- Professor Sakharov, from the video game S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl
Sakharov may also refer to:
- The Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, established in December 1988 by the European Parliament as a means to honor individuals or organisations who have dedicated their lives to the defense of human rights and freedom of thought.
- Zakharov (Russian: Захаров)
- Aleksander Saharov (born 1982), a former Estonian professional footballer.
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