Ladoga, Lake

Ladoga, Lake
geographical name lake W Russia in Europe near St. Petersburg area 6835 square miles (17,703 square kilometers); largest in Europe

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  • Ladoga, Lake — Lake, northwestern Russia. The largest lake in Europe, it covers an area of 6,700 sq mi (17,600 sq km). It is 136 mi (219 km) long and has an average width of 51 mi (82 km); its greatest depth is 754 ft (230 m). It contains 660 islands of more… …   Universalium

  • Ladoga, Lake — lake, NW Russia; 7,100 sq. mi …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Ladoga,Lake — La·do·ga (läʹdə gə), Lake A lake of northwest Russia northeast of St. Petersburg. It is the largest lake in Europe. * * * …   Universalium

  • Ladoga, Lake — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lake Onega — Coordinates …   Wikipedia

  • Lake Ladoga — Infobox lake lake name = Lake Ladoga image lake = Laadoga pkallas 2005.jpg caption lake = Northern shore image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = location = Northwestern Russia coords = coord|61|00|N|31|00|E|type:waterbody region:RU|display=inline …   Wikipedia

  • lake — lake1 /layk/, n. 1. a body of fresh or salt water of considerable size, surrounded by land. 2. any similar body or pool of other liquid, as oil. 3. (go) jump in the lake, (used as an exclamation of dismissal or impatience.) [bef. 1000; ME lak(e) …   Universalium

  • Lake — /layk/, n. Simon, 1866 1945, U.S. engineer and naval architect. * * * I Relatively large body of slow moving or standing water that occupies an inland basin. Lakes are most abundant in high northern latitudes and in mountain regions, particularly …   Universalium

  • Ladoga — may refer to: *Lake Ladoga, the largest lake in Europe *Novaya Ladoga, a town in Leningrad Oblast, Russia *Staraya Ladoga, an ancient town in Russia, now a village in Leningrad Oblast *Ladoga, Indiana, a town located in Montgomery County, Indiana …   Wikipedia

  • Ladoga — [lä′dô gä΄] Lake lake in NW Russia, near the Finnish border: largest lake in Europe: c. 7,000 sq mi (18,130 sq km) …   English World dictionary

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