Russia


Russia
   See Soviet Union.

Historical dictionary of the Holocaust. . 2014.

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  • RUSSIA — RUSSIA, former empire in Eastern Europe; from 1918 the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (R.S.F.S.R.), from 1923 the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (U.S.S.R.); from 1990 the Russian Federation. Until 1772 ORIGINS The penetration… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Russia — Rus sia, n. A country of Europe and Asia. [1913 Webster] {Russia iron}, a kind of sheet iron made in Russia, having a lustrous blue black surface. {Russia leather}, a soft kind of leather, made originally in Russia but now elsewhere, having a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • RUSSIA — quae Roxolania etiam dicitur, et Ruthenia, undenomen acceperit, variae exstant opiniones: inter quas verisimiliter est, eam antiquitus Rossetam appellatam fuisse, quasi gentem disseminatam et dispersam: Bosseiaenim, Ruthenorum linguâ,… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Russia — die Bezeichnung für einen Asteroiden, siehe: (232) Russia ein Ort im Bundesstaat New York, Siehe Russia (New York) ein Ort in Ohio, siehe Russia (Ohio) der englische Name für Russland das 1867 in Dienst gestellte Dampfschiff Russia (1867) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Russia — (рус. Россия)  термин, имеющий несколько значений: Russia (фильм)  фильм Киры Муратовой. Russia goodbye  песня Верки Сердючки. Наша Russia  российский комедийный телесериал. Руша (Огайо) (англ. Russia)  деревня в… …   Википедия

  • Russia’s No.1 — Сборник …   Википедия

  • Russia — Russia, OH U.S. village in Ohio Population (2000): 551 Housing Units (2000): 206 Land area (2000): 0.645213 sq. miles (1.671095 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.645213 sq. miles (1.671095 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Russia, OH — U.S. village in Ohio Population (2000): 551 Housing Units (2000): 206 Land area (2000): 0.645213 sq. miles (1.671095 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.645213 sq. miles (1.671095 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Russia — 1530s, from M.L. Russi the people of Russia, from Rus, the native name of the people and the country (Cf. Arabic Rus, Med.Gk. Rhos), originally the name of a group of Swed. merchant/warriors who established themselves around Kiev 9c. and founded… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Russĭa — Russĭa, neulateinischer Name für Rußland …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon


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