Kishinev
geographical name — see chisinau

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • KISHINEV — (Rom. ChiŞinău), capital of Moldova, formerly within Bessarabia. A Jewish cemetery is known to have existed in a village near Kishinev during the 18th century. In 1774, a ḥevra kaddisha was founded in the town with a membership of 144. When… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Kishinev — [kish′ə nev΄, kish′ənef΄] former name for CHIşINAU …   English World dictionary

  • Kishinev — Flagge und Wappen         Karten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kishinev — Chişinău Chişinău Drapeau Blason …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kishinev — /kish euh nef , nawf /; Russ. /kyi shi nyawf /, n. a city in and the capital of Moldavia (Moldova), in the central part. 503,000. Rumanian, Chisinau. * * * …   Universalium

  • Kishinev — Kishin(i)ev, Kishiniov → Chisinau …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Kishinev — n. former name of Chisinau (capital city of Moldova) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • kishinev — kish·i·nev …   English syllables

  • Kishinev — Ki•shi•nev [[t]ˈkɪʃ əˌnɛf, ˌnɔf, ˌnɒf[/t]] n. geg the Russian name of Chişinău …   From formal English to slang

  • Kishinev — /kɪʃɪˈnjɒf/ (say kishi nyof) noun → Chişinău …   Australian English dictionary

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