Reference Entry

Russkoye Ust'ye (Sakha Republic/Russia)

John Everett-Heath

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

Third edition


Published online May 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191751394

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Formerly ‘Polar’ from polyarnyy, it was renamed ‘Russian Mouth’ in 1992 from ust′ye ‘mouth (of a river)’ or ‘estuary’.

Reference Entry.  43 words. 

Subjects: Names Studies

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