This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word dnieper
Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
Dnieper, Dnieper River(noun)
a river that rises in Russia near Smolensk and flowing south through Belarus and Ukraine to empty into the Black Sea
WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
A large river flowing southerly through Russia, Belarus, and Ukraine into the Black Sea, 2,285u00A0km long.
The Nuttall EncyclopediaRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
a river of Russia, anciently called the Borysthenes, the third largest for volume of water in Europe, surpassed only by the Danube and the Volga; rises in the province of Smolensk, and flowing in a generally southerly direction, falls into the Black Sea below Kherson after a course of 1330 m.; it traverses some of the finest provinces of the empire, and is navigable nearly its entire length.