/ˈkakɒf/ (say 'kahkof)

a city in eastern Ukraine; former capital.
Ukrainian, Kharkiv.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • KHARKOV — KHARKOV, city in Ukraine. It was built as a fortress against the invasions of Crimean Tartars in the 16th century, and it was the headquarters of a Cossack brigade in the 18th. Kharkov was outside the pale of settlement . Jewish merchants often… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Kharkov — prop. n. A city in Ukraine; its former capital. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kharkov — v. d Ukraine, au N. O. du Donbass; 1 604 000 hab.; ch. l. de la rég. du m. nom. Industr. Disputée entre rouges et blancs (1918 1920), capitale de la rép. d Ukraine (1919 1934) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Kharkov — → Járkov …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Kharkov — [kär′kôf΄] city in NE Ukraine: pop. 1,611,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Kharkov — Charkiw (Харків) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kharkov — Kharkiv Kharkiv Харків …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kharkov — noun a city in northeastern Ukraine; former capital of the Ukraine • Syn: ↑Kharkiv • Instance Hypernyms: ↑city, ↑metropolis, ↑urban center • Part Holonyms: ↑Ukraine, ↑Ukrayina …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kharkov — geographical name see Kharkiv …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Kharkov — /kahr kawf, kof/; Russ. /khahrdd keuhf/, n. a city in NE Ukraine: former capital of Ukraine. 1,444,000. * * * …   Universalium

  • Kharkov — noun Alternative name of Kharkiv …   Wiktionary

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