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 (chər-nē′həv, -nyē′hēw) or Cher·ni·gov (-gəf)
A city of northern Ukraine northeast of Kiev. First mentioned in 907, it was the capital of the Chernigov principality in the 11th century and later passed to Lithuania, Poland, and Russia.


(Placename) a city in N central Ukraine, on the River Desna: tyres, pianos, consumer goods. Pop: 308 000 (2005 est)


(tʃɜrˈni gɔf, -gɒf, tʃɛr-)

a city in N Ukraine, on the Desna River, NE of Kiev. 301,000.
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He was most likely a Russian German since his residence was in the village of Vichenky of the Chernigov Guberniya [29] that was known as an important centre of Russian Germans.
15332, Ukraine, Chernihiv Region, Chernigov, Village Dachene, Koryukivsky District, Chernigiv Region.
On 20 September 1246, Mikhail Vsevolodovich, the prince of Chernigov (Chernihiv), and his boyar Fedor were killed in the Horde by the order of Batu Khan.
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Margarita Khemlin is a Russian Jewish author, born in Chernigov, Ukraine, whose novels have been shortlisted for Russia's foremost literary prizes - the Russian Booker Prize and the Big Book Prize.
These migrants arrived from the least ethnically integrated region of the European part of the Russian Empire, which was incorporated in the late eighteenth century, namely the Belarusan provinces of "Grodno, Minsk, Vilna, Vitebsk, and Mogilev" and the Ukrainian provinces of "Podolia, Volhynia, Kiev, Chernigov, Poltava, Kharkov, Kherson, Taurida, and Ekaterinoslav," along with the "Khotin District of Bessarabia Province.
The biggest number of those who came to the warming stations was registered in the Donetsk, Kharkov, Chernigov, Odessa and Kirovograd regions.
Although further study is required, there appears to have been a close correspondence between the Yuan administration of Tibet and Mongol administration of Galicia, Volynia, Smolensk and Chernigov (8).
Svjatoslav Presnyakov was born in Chernigov, Ukraine is due to finish his master's degree this year.
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The grandfather of Frank Robert Tangherlini from the mother's side, Barnett Rubinovich (he has changed his family name to Robinson when becoming a US citizen), was born in Krolevetz--a small town near Nezhin city of Chernigov Gubernya of the Russian Empire.
Thousands of Ukrainians from villages in "Right Bank" Ukraine (which included the provinces of Podolia, Volhynia, Kiev, Chernigov, Poltava, Khar'kov, as well as the Ekaterninoslav and Khotin district of Bessarabia) emigrated ".