Submitted Place Name Revision History

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3/5/2017, 7:57 PM HL

Name Udmurtia
Type Political Subdivision
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. uwd-MUWR-shə
Theme meadow
Edit Status Status3. usages AND description are verified

Meaning & History

From Russian Удмуртия (Udmurtiya), which is derived from the name of the Udmurt people. The ethnic name is from odo-mort meaning "meadow people", from the Permic root od(o) meaning "meadow, glade, turf" and Iranian murt meaning "person, man". This is the name of a federal subject of Russia.
Added 3/5/2017 by HL