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Type Country
Pronounced Pron. RU-shə(English)
ROOS-sya(Italian)
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Meaning & History

Derived from the medieval state of RUS, now applied to a much larger area of Europe and Asia.
Other Languages & CulturesRoes, Rusland(Dutch) Russie(French) Rus, Russland(German) Rosja, Ruś(Polish) Rússia(Portuguese) Rossiya, Rus(Russian) Rusia(Spanish) Rosiya, Rus(Ukrainian)
Same SpellingRússia
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