Kiev

geographical name
Ki·​ev | \ ˈkē-ˌef How to pronounce Kiev (audio) , -ˌev, -if; ˈkēv \
variants: or Ukrainian Kyiv or Kyyiv \ ˈki-​yē-​ü How to pronounce Kyyiv (audio) \

Definition of Kiev

city on the Dnieper River in Ukraine population 2,800,000

Note: Kiev is the capital and most populous city of Ukraine.

Other Words from Kiev

Kievan \ ˈkē-​ˌe-​fən How to pronounce Kievan (audio) , -​vən \ adjective or noun

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“Kiev.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kiev. Accessed 28 Mar. 2020.

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