Is Mockba Russian for Moscow?

User Avatar
Wiki User
2012-08-18 17:31:07

In Russian, Moscow is Москва, pronounced "Moskva".

There is confusion when English speakers read the Russian

letters and think it literally says "Mockba", even though the

alphabets are different.

In Russian:

M = М

О = O

С = S

К = K

В = V

А = A

Copyright © 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply.