Санкт-Петербург

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Etymology[edit]

From German Sankt Peterburg (Saint Peter's City), referring to Saint Peter the Apostle and alluding to its founder Tsar Peter the Great.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sankt pʲɪtʲɪrˈburk]

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Санкт-Петербу́рг (Sankt-Peterbúrgm inan (genitive Санкт-Петербу́рга)

  1. Saint Petersburg (reinstated old name of Leningrad...used prior to 1914 and since 1991)

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