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Nizhni Novgorod

Pronunciation: /ˌniZHnē ˈnôvɡôrəd/
A river port in western Russia on the Volga River; population 1,274,700 (est. 2008). From 1932 to 1991, it was named Gorky after writer Maxim Gorky, who was born there.
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