Talk:Mstislav I of Kiev

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Error in line of succession[edit]

The article says his successor is Vladimir II Mstislav...but when you click on the link, it goes to Vladimir III Mistislav.

There were two previous Vladimir (Vladimir I of Kiev, aka Vladimir the Great, the best known) and Vladimir II Monomakh. So it is likely that the right numbering is Vladimir III, so I'm changing it here rather than on Vladimir III's main page.

Requested move[edit]

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No consensus to move. Vegaswikian (talk) 22:16, 20 August 2011 (UTC)

Mstislav I of KievMstislav the Great – Similliar to Vladimir the Great, Peter the Great. Alphasinus (talk) 20:45, 13 August 2011 (UTC)

  • Support per the reasoning above. GreyHood Talk 22:17, 13 August 2011 (UTC)
  • Oppose for the moment. No evidence has been given that he is commonly referred to as "the Great". A layman's search of google books shows 426 results for "Mstislav I", compared to 108 for "Mstislav the Great". Jenks24 (talk) 17:26, 14 August 2011 (UTC)
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