Associations to the word «Kiev»


KIEV, proper noun. The capital of Ukraine
KIEV, proper noun. The medieval principality centred on Kiev; the Kievan state or Kievan Rus
KIEV, proper noun. Kiev province (oblast) of Ukraine
KIEV, noun. Alternative form of Kiev

Dictionary definition

KIEV, noun. Capital and largest city of the Ukraine; a major manufacturing and transportation center.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats