Associations to the word «Novgorod»


NOVGOROD, proper noun. A historic city and a former principality in Russia.
NOVGOROD, proper noun. A medieval Russian state.
NOVGOROD, proper noun. A northwestern oblast of Russia.

Dictionary definition

NOVGOROD, noun. A city in northwestern Russia on the Volkhov River; Russia's oldest city and an important trading center in the Middle Ages.

Wise words

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