Kuibyshev

/ˈkwibəʃɛf/ (say 'kweebuhshef)

noun
former name of Samara.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • kuibyshev — kui·by·shev …   English syllables

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  • Konstantin Titov — Konstantin A. Titov (born October 30, 1944 in Moscow) is the governor of the Samara Region, Russian Federation.He was born in a family of a departmental officer. His father (Aleksey S. Titov, born in 1914), Central Directorate officer, moved… …   Wikipedia

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