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ˈnɒv gəˌrɒdnov·gorod

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Novgorodnoun

    a city in northwestern Russia on the Volkhov River; Russia's oldest city and an important trading center in the Middle Ages


  1. Novgorodnoun

    A historic city and a former principality in Russia.

  2. Novgorodnoun

    A medieval Russian state.

  3. Novgorodnoun

    A northwestern oblast of Russia.

  4. Etymology: From Новгород.


  1. novgorod

    Veliky Novgorod (Russian: Великий Новгород, IPA: [vʲɪˈlʲikʲɪj ˈnovɡərət], lit. 'Great Newtown'), also known as just Novgorod (Новгород), is the largest city and administrative centre of Novgorod Oblast, Russia. It is one of the oldest cities in Russia, being first mentioned in the 9th century. The city lies along the Volkhov River just downstream from its outflow from Lake Ilmen and is situated on the M10 federal highway connecting Moscow and Saint Petersburg. UNESCO recognized Novgorod as a World Heritage Site in 1992. The city has a population of 224,286 (2021 Census).At its peak during the 14th century, the city was the capital of the Novgorod Republic and was one of Europe's largest cities. The "Veliky" ("great") part was added to the city's name in 1999.


  1. Novgorod

    Novgorod is a weekly newspaper published in Veliky Novgorod, Russia. It was founded on October 19, 1990. The newspaper comes out on Thursdays and has a circulation of 92,000. As of 2007, the editor-in-chief is Valery V. Chernous.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Novgorod

    a noted Russian city, and capital of a government of the same name, is situated on the Volkhof, 110 m. SE. of St. Petersburg; is divided into two parts by the bridged river, contains the cathedral of St. Sophia (11th century); with its foundation in 864 by Rurik, a Scandinavian prince, Russian history begins; was by the 12th century a free State, but in 1471 was put down by the Muscovite Czar Ivan III.; the government of Novgorod (1,290) lies E. of St. Petersburg, embraces the Valdai plateau and hills, is chiefly forest land, and includes some 3000 lakes.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Novgorod in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Novgorod in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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