geographical name see Udmurtia

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  • Udmurtiya —    An ethnic republic of the Russian Federation. Situated in the Upper Kama Highlands, Udmurtiya is the ethnic homeland of the Udmurts, a Finnic people formerly known as the Votyaks. Originally created by the Soviets as the Votsk Autonomous… …   Historical Dictionary of the Russian Federation

  • Udmurtiya — ▪ republic, Russia       republic in west central Russia. It lies partly in the basin of the middle Kama River, which flows along part of its southeastern boundary. The larger part of Udmurtiya lies in the drainage area of the Cheptsa and Kilmez… …   Universalium

  • Udmurtiya — Sp Udmùrtija Ap Удмуртия/Udmurtiya L RF respublika …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Udmurtiya — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Udmurtiya Country and Admin Code RU.80 RU …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Udmurtiya —  Russian republic …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Udmurts —    Ethnic group. Udmurts (Meadow People), formerly known as Votyaks, developed into an identifiable ethnicity in the 6th century. After violently resisting Slavic colonization and Islamicization under the Khanate of Kazan, the Udmurts began… …   Historical Dictionary of the Russian Federation

  • Udmurtia — For other uses of Udmurtia , see Udmurtia (disambiguation). Udmurt Republic Удмуртская Республика (Russian) Удмурт Республика (Udmurt)   Republic   …   Wikipedia

  • Izhevsk — /ee zhifsk /, n. a city in and the capital of the Udmurt Autonomous Republic, in the Russian Federation in Europe. 549,000. * * * ▪ Russia also spelled  Iževsk        city and capital of Udmurtiya, in west central Russia, lying along the Izh… …   Universalium

  • Ethnic republics —    Among Russia’s 83 federal subjects, the 21 ethnic republics represent those constituent units that possess the highest level of sovereignty, including in most cases a president, constitution, parliament, flag, anthem, control of their own… …   Historical Dictionary of the Russian Federation

  • Udmurtia — or Udmurtiya geographical name autonomous republic E Russia in Europe in W foothills of the Urals capital Izhevsk area 16,255 square miles (42,101 square kilometers), population 1,637,000 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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