Definition of Kharkiv

1. Noun. A city in northeastern Ukraine; former capital of the Ukraine.

Exact synonyms: Kharkov
Generic synonyms: City, Metropolis, Urban Center
Group relationships: Ukraine, Ukrayina



Definition of Kharkiv

1. Proper noun. An industrial city in eastern Ukraine, administrative centre of Kharkiv province. ¹

2. Proper noun. Kharkiv province (''oblast''), in eastern Ukraine. ¹

3. Proper noun. Kharkiv river in Ukraine. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kharkiv

Khalka
Khalkha
Khalsa
Khama
Khammam
Khamtanga
Khamti
Khan
Khandwa
Khantia-Mansia
Khanty
Khanty-Mansiysk
Khariboli
Kharijite
Kharijites
Kharkiv (current term)
Kharkov
Kharput
Khartoum
Khasi
Khasis
Khaskovo
Khatri
Khayr ad-Din
Khazaria
Khazarian
Khedive
Khepera
Kherson
Khevsureti

Literary usage of Kharkiv

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1. Ukraine, the Land and Its People: An Introduction to Its Geography by Stephen Rudnicki (1918)
"The milling industry, which, in general, is carried on chiefly in small water and wind-mills, possesses also some large mills operated by steam (Kharkiv, ..."

2. Russia, Ukraine, and the Breakup of the Soviet Union by Roman Szporluk (2000)
"of the urban population in Kharkiv oblast (in 1959 the ratio was 31.97 ... The percentage of Ukrainians in Kharkiv oblast's urban population was 59.78 ..."

3. Nuclear Nonproliferation: Progress Made in Improving Security at Russian by Gene Aloise (2007)
"DOE provided MPC&A assistance to four sites in Ukraine: Kharkiv Institute of ... The Kharkiv Institute of Physics and Technology conducts nuclear fuel cycle ..."

4. Dilemmas of Independence: Ukraine After Totalitarianism by Alexander J. Motyl (1993)
"Dnipropetrovsk, one of Ukraine's largest industrial cities, was transformed into the center of the Soviet aerospace industry, while Kharkiv became a leading ..."

5. International Religious Freedom (2000): Report to Congress by the Department edited by Barbara Larkin (2001)
"During the period covered by this report, there were no arrests made in the 1997 firebombing of the Kharkiv Israeli cultural center ..."

6. Ukraine: Energy Policy Review 2006 by International Energy Agency (2006)
"... glass producer) and Turbo-Spektr (a Kharkiv engineering company), jointly set up a new private energy service company called Energy Alliance. ..."

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