Sovetsk


Sovetsk
/sohv yetsk"/; Russ. /su vyetsk"/, n.
a city in the W Russian Federation in Europe, NE of Kaliningrad on the Nemen River: formerly in East Prussia; peace treaty (1807) between France, Prussia, and Russia. 40,000. Formerly (until 1945), Tilsit.

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Russia
formerly  (until 1946) Tilsit,  

      river port, Kaliningrad oblast (province), western Russia, on the Neman River. The city was founded by the Teutonic Knights in 1288 and was the site of the treaty negotiated between Napoleon and Tsar Alexander I in 1807. Until 1945 the city belonged to Prussia. Today it has wood and food industries and teacher-training and handicraft schools. Pop. (1991 est.) 42,300.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • Sovetsk — Sowetsk (russisch Советск, von Sowjet) ist ein Name von Städten in Russland: Sowetsk (Kaliningrad) (Tilsit) in der Oblast Kaliningrad Sowetsk (Kirow), Ort in Zentralrussland Sowetsk (Tula), Ort in der Oblast Tula …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sovetsk — /sɒˈvjɛtsk/ (say so vyetsk) noun a town in western Russia in Europe on the river Neman in the Kaliningrad exclave; passed from East Prussia to the Soviet Union in 1945; treaties between France, Russia and Prussia 1807. Formerly (until 1945),… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Sovetsk — /sohv yetsk /; Russ. /su vyetsk /, n. a city in the W Russian Federation in Europe, NE of Kaliningrad on the Nemen River: formerly in East Prussia; peace treaty (1807) between France, Prussia, and Russia. 40,000. Formerly (until 1945), Tilsit …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sovetsk (Oblast de Kaliningrad) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Sovetsk. « Tilsit » redirige ici. Pour les autres significations, voir Tilsit (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français


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