Dnieper

geographical name
Dnie·​per | \ ˈnē-pər How to pronounce Dnieper (audio) \

Definition of Dnieper

river 1420 miles (2285 kilometers) long in east central Europe rising in the southern Valdai Hills of Russia, flowing southwest then south through eastern Belarus, southeast and southwest through Ukraine, and then south into the Black Sea

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