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Novgorod, Russia

Veliky Novgorod (Russian: Вели́кий Но́вгород) is the foremost historic city of North-Western Russia and the administrative center of Novgorod Oblast. "Novgorod" is the Russian word for "new city," and "Veliky" means "the Great". The city lies along the Volkhov River just below its outflow from Lake Ilmen (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Novgorod).

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