Belgorod-Dnestrovski
or Belgorod-Dnestrovskiy or formerly Turkish & Russian Akkerman geographical name city SW Ukraine on the Dniester estuary population 29,000

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  • BELGOROD-DNESTROVSKI — (formerly Akkerman; Rum. Cetatea Albǎ), city in Ukraine, in the region of bessarabia , on the river Dniester; in Romania 1918–40 and 1941–44. It is referred to in Jewish sources as Weissenburg and Ir Lavan (both meaning White City ). Karaite… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Belgorod-Dnestrovski — /ˌbɛlgərət dnjɪsˈtrɔfski/ (say .belguhruht dnyis trawfskee) noun a seaport in southern Ukraine, on the Black Sea at the mouth of the Dniester River; within Romania 1918–40. Romanian, Cetatea Albă. Formerly, Akkerman. Also, Byelgorod Dnestrovski …   Australian English dictionary

  • Belgorod-Dnestrovskiy — geographical name see Belgorod Dnestrovski …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Byelgorod-Dnestrovski — /ˈbjɛlgərət dnɪˈstrɔfski/ (say byelguhruht dni strawfskee) noun → Belgorod Dnestrovski …   Australian English dictionary

  • Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi — (Ukrainian: Білгород Дністровський, transliteration: Bilhorod Dnistrovs’kyi, Romanian: Cetatea Albă) is a city situated on the right bank of the Dniester Liman (on the Dniester estuary leading to the Black Sea) in the Odessa Oblast (province) of… …   Wikipedia

  • Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi — Cetatea Alba Escudo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Akkerman — geographical name see Belgorod Dnestrovski …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Russification — …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Akkerman — /ˈækəman/ (say akuhmahn) noun former name of Belgorod Dnestrovski …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cetatea Albă — /tʃeɪˌtatjə ˈalbə/ (say chay.tahtyuh ahlbuh) noun the Romanian name of Belgorod Dnestrovski …   Australian English dictionary

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