Mahilyow


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Mahilyow: Mogilev

Ma·hi·lyow

 (mə-hē-lou′, mä-hē-lyou′) or Mo·gi·lev (mŏg′ə-lĕf′, mə-gĭ-lyôf′)
A city of east-central Belarus on the Dnieper River east of Minsk. Founded around a castle built in 1267, the city eventually passed to Russia in 1772.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Back in year 2006, the Belarusian government approved a plan for the construction of an initial 2,000 MWe PWR nuclear plant, the Belarusian NPP, in the Mahilyow Voblast.