Usage Belarusian, Afrikaans, Arabic, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Indian, Hindi, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Mongolian, Norwegian, Persian, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish, Swedish, Tajik, Turkish, Turkmen, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uzbek
Scripts Мінск(Belarusian) مينسك(Arabic) Մինսկ(Armenian) Минск(Bulgarian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Macedonian, Mongolian Cyrillic, Russian, Tajik, Uzbek Cyrillic) Μινσκ(Greek) मिन्स्क(Hindi) مىينسك(Kazakh Arabic) مینسک(Persian) Мінськ(Ukrainian) منسک(Urdu)
Pronounced Pron. MYEENSK(Belarusian, Russian, Ukrainian) MEENSK(Armenian, Bulgarian, Italian, Macedonian, Romanian, Slovak, Spanish, Turkish) MINSK(Czech, Dutch, English, German) MEHNSK(French) MEENSK(Brazilian Portuguese) [key·IPA]
Other Forms FormsMensk (Belarusian), Mins'k (Ukrainian)
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Meaning & History
From Old East Slavic Мѣньскъ (Měnĭskŭ), which was derived from a river named Men. This is the name of the capital city of Belarus.