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Simbirsk Line breaks: Sim|birsk
Pronunciation: /sɪmˈbɪəsk/

Definition of Simbirsk in English:

A city in European Russia, a port on the River Volga south-east of Nizhni Novgorod; population 607,000 (est. 2008). Between 1924 and 1992 it was called Ulyanovsk, in honour of Lenin (Vladimir Ilich Ulyanov), who was born there in 1870.

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