Kharkiv

geographical name Khar·kiv \ ˈkär-kəf , ˈḵär- \
variants: or Kharkov play \ˈkär-ˌkȯf, ˈḵär-, -ˌkȯv, -kəf\

Definition of Kharkiv

city in northeastern Ukraine on the edge of Donets Basin population 1,446,000
Note: Kharkiv was the capital of Ukraine from 1921 to 1934.

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