Kalmykia
geographical name autonomous republic S Russia in Europe on NW shore of Caspian Sea W of the Volga capital Elista area 29,305 square miles (75,900 square kilometers), population 322,000

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  • Kalmykia — Republic of Kalmykia Республика Калмыкия (Russian) Хальмг Таңһч (Kalmyk)   Republic   …   Wikipedia

  • Kalmykia — /kal mik ee euh/; Russ. /kul mi kyeuh/, n. an autonomous republic in the Russian Federation in Europe, on the NW shore of the Caspian Sea. 293,000; 75,900 sq. mi. (196,581 sq. km). Cap.: Elista. Also, Kalmykiya. Official name, Kalmyk Autonomous… …   Universalium

  • Kalmykia — kalmuko ka, Kalmykia → Kalmukia …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Kalmykia — noun A republic of Russia in the south west of the country, with capital Elista. See Also: Kalmyk …   Wiktionary

  • Kalmykia — /ˈkælmɪkiə/ (say kalmikeeuh) noun a federal republic in southern Russia, on the Caspian Sea; formerly the Kalmuck Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic in Russia within the Soviet Union. 76 100 km2. Capital: Elista …   Australian English dictionary

  • Kalmykia — /kal mik ee euh/; Russ. /kul mi kyeuh/, n. an autonomous republic in the Russian Federation in Europe, on the NW shore of the Caspian Sea. 293,000; 75,900 sq. mi. (196,581 sq. km). Cap.: Elista. Also, Kalmykiya. Official name, Kalmyk Autonomous… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Oktyabrsky District, Republic of Kalmykia — For other places with the same name, see Oktyabrsky District, Russia. Oktyabrsky District (English) Октябрьский район (Russian) …   Wikipedia

  • Music of Kalmykia — Music of Russia: Caucasian music Genres Bards Classical music Hip hop Jazz Opera Rock Awards MTV Russia Music Awards Charts Festivals …   Wikipedia

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  • Coat of arms of Kalmykia — The Coat of arms of Kalmykia is a symbol of the Republic of Kalmykia. It was accepted by the Parliament of the Republic on June, 11th, 1996. It is registered for 150[citation needed] in the State heraldic register of the Ru …   Wikipedia

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