Saint Petersburg
geographical name 1. city W Florida on Pinellas Peninsula SW of Tampa population 248,232 2. (or 1914-24 Petrograd) (or 1924-91 Leningrad) city W Russia in Europe, at E end of Gulf of Finland; capital of Russian Empire 1712-1917, population 4,952,000

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  • Saint Petersburg — 1 Original name in latin Saint Petersburg Name in other language Agia Petroupole, Betuyrbukh, LED, Leningrad, Leningrado, Lungsod ng Sankt Peterburg, Peterburg, Peterburgo, Peterburi, Petersburg, Petrograd, Petrogrado, Petrohrad, Petropolis,… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Saint Petersburg — Leningrad Leningrad prop. n. A city in the European part of Soviet Russia; the former capital of Russia. The name was formerly {St. Petersburg} and {Petrograd}, and was changed back to {Saint Petersburg} (Sankt Peterburg in Russian) in 1992. Syn …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Saint-Petersburg — Saint Pétersbourg Pour les articles homonymes, voir Saint Pétersbourg (homonymie). Saint Pétersbourg Санкт Петербург …   Wikipédia en Français

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