Definitions for ulyanovskulˈyɑ nɔfsk, -nɒfsk, -nəfsk
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Ul•ya•novskulˈyɑ nɔfsk, -nɒfsk, -nəfsk(n.)
a city in the W Russian Federation, on the Volga: birthplace of Lenin. 625,000.
Category: Geography (places)
Ref: Formerly, Simbirsk.
A city on the Volga river in Russia, birthplace of Vladimir Lenin (born Ulyanov).
Ulyanovsk is a city and the administrative center of Ulyanovsk Oblast, Russia, located on the Volga River 893 kilometers east from Moscow. Population: 613,786; 635,947; 625,155. The city, originally founded as Simbirsk, is the birthplace of Vladimir Lenin, for whom it was renamed in 1924.