White Russia


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White Russia

White Russia

n
(Placename) another name for Belarus
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.White Russia - a landlocked republic in eastern EuropeWhite Russia - a landlocked republic in eastern Europe; formerly a European soviet
CIS, Commonwealth of Independent States - an alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991
capital of Belarus, Minsk - the capital of Belarus and of the Commonwealth of Independent States
Gomel, Homel, Homyel - industrial city of Belarus to the southeast of Minsk
Pinsk - a city of southwestern Belarus
Lubavitch - a town in Belarus that was the center of the Chabad movement for a brief period during the 19th century
Dnieper, Dnieper River - a river that rises in Russia near Smolensk and flowing south through Belarus and Ukraine to empty into the Black Sea
Europe - the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
Belorussian, Byelorussian, White Russian - a native or inhabitant of Byelorussia
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It was a working-man's home, and the owner was a Slav like himself, a new emigrant from White Russia; he bade Jurgis welcome in his home language, and told him to come to the kitchen-fire and dry himself.
He told them that the army had nothing but the clothes they stood up in; that their wine was iced; that the dead stood stock-still in the road just where they were; that they had seen White Russia, and that they currycombed the horses there with their teeth; that those who were fond of skating had fine times of it, and people who had a fancy for savory ices had as much as they could put away; that the women were generally poor company; but that the only thing they could really complain of was the want of hot water for shaving.
2 white russia (bottom number 1) 258 x 258 (octagon) bops 150mkm (silver) 108 600 pcs.
Gomez gives DiMaggio a look: what the hell's a White Russia? And DiMaggio gives him a look back: Jesus God, does this guy really not know what's on the schedule for today?
This name is composed of "Byelo" and "Russia" which caused confusion among some people due to the different translations of this name, as some documents refer to it as "Free Russia" or "White Russia" or even "Belarussia" while the correct and official name currently being used is Belarus.Various theories exist regarding the etymology of Belarus.
After an introduction that covers previous research and a first chapter on the history and religion of the Tatars in Lithuania, Poland, and White Russia, the core of the book is a diligent analysis of the BL manuscript, with sections on phonology (including how the Arabic script was adapted to accommodate a Slavic language), morphology, lexicon, and syntax.
We are dying.' "This cry came from every part of Russia, from the Volga, Siberia, White Russia, the North Caucasus and Central Asia.
Why do you think a country tike Luxembourg has such a high minimum wage, white Russia and China have such a tow minimum wage?
Were not the German armies, as they advanced through White Russia and the Ukraine, welcomed at first as liberators, with flowers and crucifixes?
What is the capital city of the Republic of Belarus, once known as White Russia?