Medieval Russian Submitted Place Names

These names were used by medieval Russian peoples.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Nizhny Novgorod Нижний Новгород (Other) Russian, Medieval Russian, English
Derived from "нижний (nizhny)" meaning lower, "новый (novy)" meaning new, and "город (gorod)" meaning city. It joins together to mean "Lower New City" or could also be called "Lower Novgorod".