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Nizhniĭ Novgorod (Russia)

LC control no.n 86059283
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Geographic headingNizhniĭ Novgorod (Russia)
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Geographic subdivision usageRussia (Federation)--Nizhniĭ Novgorod
Variant(s)Нижний Новгород (Russia)
Нижній Новгород (Russia)
Nizhniĭ Novgorod (R.S.F.S.R.)
Nizhniy Novgorod (Russia)
Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
Nižnij Novgorod (Russia)
See alsoGorʹkiĭ (R.S.F.S.R.)
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Special noteNon-Latin script references not evaluated.
Found inArkhangelʹskiĭ, S. I. Ocherki po istorii prom. prolet. Nizhnego Novgoroda i Nizhegorodskoĭ oblasti, XVII-XIX vv., 1950.
BGN gaz. (Nizhniy Novgorod ref. to Gorʹkiĭ, popl. 56⁰20ʹN 44⁰00ʹE)
BGN. Foreign names decisions, Jan. 15, 1991: (former entry: Gorʹkiy; current BGN-approved entry: Nizhniy Novgorod; popl. 56°20ʹN, 44°00ʹE)
Brockhaus. Ėnt︠s︡ikl. slovarʹ: v. 21, p. 50 (Нижній Новгород = Nizhnīĭ Novgorod; provincial town of Nizhegorod Guberniya, situated at confluence of Oka and Volga rivers; founded in 1221)
Bolʹsh. sov. ėnt︠s︡., 3d ed: v. 17, p. 599 (Нижний Новгород = Nizhniĭ Novgorod renamed Gorʹkiĭ in 1932)
Von Nižnij Novgorod zu Gor'kij, 2001.
Not found inLC data base, 1-23-87 (hdg.: Gorʹkiĭ (R.S.F.S.R.))
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