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Dnieper

Overview page. Subjects: Second World War — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

(Δάναπρις, also Βορυσθένης), river flowing south from the Valdai hills to the Black Sea west of the Crimea. Tributaries and portages link the upper Dnieper to the Volga for eastern ...

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Dnieper

Overview page. Subjects: Second World War — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

(Δάναπρις, also Βορυσθένης), river flowing south from the Valdai hills to the Black Sea west of the Crimea. Tributaries and portages link the upper Dnieper to the Volga for eastern ...

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Dnieper, River

in The Oxford Companion to World War II

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Second World War. 532 words.

At Orsha, 450 km. (280 mi.) west of Moscow, the River Dnieper, already a broad stream, turns sharply southwards and, widening and

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Dnieper

in Dictionary Plus Social Sciences

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences. 57 words.

A river in eastern Europe. Rising in Russia, in the Valdai Hills west of Moscow, it flows 2,286 km through

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Dnieper

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 146 words.

clapper, crapper, dapper, flapper, grappa, kappa, knapper, mapper, nappa, napper, rapper, sapper, scrapper, snapper, strapper, tapper, trapper, wrapper,

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Dnieper

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 144 words.

clapper, crapper, dapper, flapper, grappa, kappa, knapper, mapper, nappa, napper, rapper, sapper, scrapper, snapper, strapper, tapper, trapper, wrapper,

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Dnieper

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 23 words.

(Russian: Dnepr; Ukrainian: Dnipro), Belarus-Russia-Ukraine

A river which is said to take its name from the Sarmatian dānu ‘river’ and

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Dnieper

Simon Franklin.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 259 words.

(Δάναπρις, also Βορυσθένης), river flowing south from the Valdai hills to the Black Sea west of the Crimea. Tributaries

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Dnieper

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 61 words.

River in e Europe. Rising in the Valdai Hills, w of Moscow, it flows s through Belarus and Ukraine to

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Trakhtemirov: A Fortified City site on the Dnieper

YU. V. BOLTRIK and E. E. FIALKO.

in Classical Olbia and the Scythian World

November 2007; p ublished online February 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Greek and Roman Archaeology. 5533 words.

This chapter focuses on Trakhtemirov, one of the most important ancient settlements of the Early Iron Age in the Ukraine. During the ancient period, the trade routes and caravans met at...

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river Dnieper

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

(Ukrainian: Dnipro; Greek: Borysthenes; Latin: Danapris)

The third largest river in Europe (2,300 km long). Originating in the Valdai Upland near the headwaters of the river Volga...

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river Dnieper

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 124 words.

(Ukrainian: Dnipro; Greek: Borysthenes; Latin: Danapris)

The third largest river in Europe (2,300 km long). Originating in the Valdai Upland

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Dnieper (Belarus–Russia–Ukraine)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 25 words.

A river which is said to take its name from the Sarmatian dānu ‘river’ and apara ‘deep’.

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Dnieper (Belarus–Russia–Ukraine)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 25 words.

A river which is said to take its name from the Sarmatian dānu ‘river’ and apara ‘deep’.

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Verkhnedneprovsk (Ukraine)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 66 words.

Founded in 1780 as ‘Upper Dnieper’ from verkhne ‘upper’ and the River Dnepr. Although actually ‘lower’ Dnieper because the town

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Verkhnedneprovsk (Ukraine)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 67 words.

Founded in 1780 as ‘Upper Dnieper’ from verkhne ‘upper’ and the River Dnepr. Although actually ‘lower’ Dnieper because the town

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Verkhnedneprovsk (Ukraine)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 67 words.

Founded in 1780 as ‘Upper Dnieper’ from verkhne ‘upper’ and the River Dnepr. Although actually ‘lower’ Dnieper because the town

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Smolensk

in Dictionary Plus Social Sciences

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences. 92 words.

A city in western Russia, on the River Dnieper close to the border with Belarus. It is the administrative centre

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Kiev

in Dictionary Plus Social Sciences

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences. 82 words.

The capital city of Ukraine. Lying on the Dnieper River in the north of the country, it has been a

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Dnipropetrovs'k (Ukraine)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 148 words.

A province and a city. Lying on the River Dnieper, the second part of the name honours Grigory Petrovsky (

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