What is the official name for Russia?
The official name of Russia is the Russian Federation or, simply, Russia. Russian Constitution states that both names, Russia and Russian Federation, are equal.
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Answer . The State of Israel is a modern restoration of the ancient Jewish homeland. Jacob, the third the third patriarch, was given the name 'Israel' after his battle with an angel from God. The Jewish people are the Children of Jacob, otherwise known as the Children of Israel. Their homel…and is the land of Israel.. The official name in Hebrew is "Medinat Yisrael," the State of Israel in English. ( Full Answer )
Russia got it's name from the barbarian tribe Rus who lived there. It is thought to have gotten the name from the Scandinavian ethnic groups which came and took on the name of Rus, becoming the idea for the name Russia.
Ded Moroz, "Father Frost". ÐÐµÐ´ ÐÐ¾ÑÐ¾Ð·. Santa Claus is the prototype of Saint Nicholas, as I know, which have been transformed to Christmas personage by society and commercial. In Russia we have got the same winter personage called "Ded Moroz" who is very close to Santa …Claus - with the same white beard, red caftan and the mission of the man who brings presents for everyone The translation of Ded Moroz into English sounds as "Grandfather Frost". The roots of "Grandfather Frost" personage stems not from some of saint people, as I know, but from heathen (pagan) personage (maybe somebody like "God of winter" or "God of frost") from deep deep past. It comes with presents not at 25 of December but at night from 31 of December to 1 of January, when new year comes. The Christmas - 7 January (in Orthodoxy) = 25 December + 13 days because of Julian calendar is the pure religion holiday in Russia :-) ( Full Answer )
It was named Russia in the 800's by vikings, after a tribe andregion called "Rus".
the first one was called Duma, formed in october 1905. Du ma is also Vietnamese cussing. xD. the first one was called Duma, formed in october 1905. Du ma is also Vietnamese cussing. xD
The choosing to name Imperial Russia's successor the Union ofSoviet Socialist Republics was based on the initial signatories ofits founding. The provinces/states of Belarus, Ukraine and Russiawere the first signers, and thus the founding Republics.
Russian Federation, Russia, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic, USSR, Soviet Russia, Soviet Union, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, Russian Empire, Rossiyskaya Federatsiya, Rossiya
The actual name of Russia is Rossiya, transliterated from Cyrillicto English. The official government and state name in English isthe Russian Federation, or Rossiskaya Federatziya transliterated.
Amur giant water bug ( Lethocerus deyrollei ) is the name of the biggest bug in Russia. A bug technically must be a member of the Heteroptera suborder of the Hemiptera insect/true bugs order, whose largest-sized members are always giant water bugs such as the 1.9- to 2.6-inch (4.8- to 6.5-centim…eter) invertebrate in question. ( Full Answer )
Georgia is a very old and historic independent country in caucasia. In old times Georgia was USSR country, but now is an independent, small, and very beautiful country. Answer 2 Georgia gets its name from St. George. He is the patron saint of Georgia. Answer 3 1. Georgia is not in Russia…. It was once part of the Russian Empire, then USSR. It is an independent country near Russia. 2. Georgia is not called "Georgia" by Georgians, or Russians, or pretty much anyone other than English speakers. 3. Why the English decided to call the country in the Caucasus "Georgia" is under dispute. The popularity of St. George in Georgia, mentioned above, is one of the theories. ( Full Answer )
Gora Dykhtau , Kabardino-Balkariya 5,204 m 43.054 / 43.13 2 Gora Koshtantau , Kabardino-Balkariya 5,152 m 43.054 / 43.215 3 Pik Pushkina , 5,033 m 43.013 / 43.075 4 Gora Gistola , 4,859 m 43.049 / 43.026 5 Pik Shota Rustaveli , 4,859 m 43.032 / 43.04 6 Gora Dzhimara , Severnaya Osetiy…a-Alaniya 4,780 m 42.722 / 44.413 7 Chumbagish Dawan , 4,771 m 38.7 / 73.767 8 Gora Uilpata , 4,646 m 42.777 / 43.804 9 Gora Saukhokh , Severnaya Osetiya-Alaniya 4,636 m 42.743 / 44.404 10 Gora Kukurtli-Kolbashi , Karachayevo-Cherkesiya 4,624 m 43.337 / 42.39 ( Full Answer )
\nRussia and several other countries (such as Ukraine and Belarus) were part of a country known as the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) or the Soviet Union between 1922 and 1991.
Leningrad reverted to it's original name of Saint Petersburg at the breakup of the USSR in 1991.
Federal Assembly of Russia (Russian: Ð¤ÐµÐ´ÐµÑÐ°Ð»ÑÐ½Ð¾Ðµ Ð¡Ð¾Ð±ÑÐ°Ð½Ð¸Ðµ, transliteration: Federalnoye Sobraniye or Federalnoje Sobranije) Is the name of the legislature of the Russian Federation, according to the Constitution of Russian Federation, 199…3. ( Full Answer )
1) There was no Russia at times of Mongol Empire. It was calledKiev Russ. . 2) Former Kiev Russ teritories are now parts of Belaruss, Russiaand Ukraine. . Now mongolian occupation times are called "Igo" or "Orda". If you're intrested in my imho: Actually those times are not actually occupation, …rather times ofempire formation (Look at map of former Mongol empire and modernRussia, nothing similar?). We all will be united once again! In even more large empire. Aslike empire was reborn as Russian Empire. Just only took away fromus your western agents (our politics). ( Full Answer )
Nobody knows for sure as it goes back a thousand years. The ruling theory is that the name was transferred from a term used by local tribes for the 'Swedish' 'vikings' (meaning something like the 'boat people'). According to legend a internal strife among 'Russians' were settles by accepting an outs…ider as king. This outsider is supposed to have been a 'Swedish' 'viking' leader. (Note: at that time there was nothing called Russia, Sweden and probably not Vikings either - these are all later terminology. The original term is just Rus). In Novgorod in Russia they have an interesting viking age museum filled with object testifying to the Scandinavian influence on early Russian culture. by plane ( Full Answer )
The animal portrayed on the Russian coat of arms is the two-headed eagle. However Russia is often personified as the Russian Bear; the governing party of Russia, United Russia use the Bear as their party's symbol.
Pres. Dmitriy Anatolyevich MEDVEDEV Premier Vladimir Vladimirovich PUTIN First Dep. Premier Igor Ivanovich SHUVALOV First Dep. Premier Viktor Alekseyevich ZUBKOV Dep. Premier Sergey Borisovich IVANOV Dep. Premier Dmitriy Nikolayevich KOZAK Dep. Premier Aleksey Leonidovich KUDRIN Dep. P…remier Igor Ivanovich SECHIN Dep. Premier Sergey Semenovich SOBYANIN Dep. Premier Aleksandr Dmitriyevich ZHUKOV Min. of Agriculture Yelena Borisovna SKRYNNIK Min. of Civil Defense, Emergencies, & Natural Disasters Sergey Kuzhugetovich SHOYGU Min. of Communications & Mass Media Igor Olegovich SHCHEGOLEV Min. of Culture Aleksandr Alekseyevich AVDEYEV Min. of Defense Anatoliy Eduardovich SERDYUKOV Min. of Economic Development Elvira Sakhipzadovna NABIULLINA Min. of Education & Science Andrey Aleksandrovich FURSENKO Min. of Energy Sergey Ivanovich SHMATKO Min. of Finance Aleksey Leonidovich KUDRIN Min. of Foreign Affairs Sergey Viktorovich LAVROV Min. of Health & Social Development Tatyana Alekseyevna GOLIKOVA Min. of Industry & Trade Viktor Borisovich KHRISTENKO Min. of Internal Affairs Rashid Gumarovich NURGALIYEV Min. of Justice Aleksandr Vladimirovich KONOVALOV Min. of Natural Resources & Ecology Yuriy Petrovich TRUTNEV Min. of Regional Development Viktor Fedorovich BASARGIN Min. of Sport, Tourism, & Youth Policy Vitaliy Leontyevich MUTKO Min. of Transportation Igor Yevgenyevich LEVITIN Dir., Foreign Intelligence Service (SVR) Mikhail Yefimovich FRADKOV Dir., Federal Security Service (FSB) Aleksandr Vasilyevich BORTNIKOV Head, Govt. Apparatus Sergey Semenovich SOBYANIN Sec., Security Council Nikolay Platonovich PATRUSHEV Procurator Gen. Yuriy Yakovlevich CHAYKA Chmn., Central Bank of Russia Sergey Mikhaylovich IGNATYEV Ambassador to the US Sergey Ivanovich KISLYAK Permanent Representative to the UN, New York Vitaliy Ivanovich CHURKIN ( Full Answer )
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Actually, there's no nickname. 'Moscow' is pretty short, no need to create a separate word, like with St. Petersburg which we simply call "Peter"
some of the animals in Russia are:. The Great Eagle Owl, Beavers, Wolves, Common Squirrels, Ravens and Hares.
There are a lot of different and different names.. For example, Koryakino, Rybushki, Gadyukino, Bogoslovo, Trubino and etc... (all o them are near Moscow)
The last Tsar of Russia was Nicholas II who, along with his entire family, was executed in 1918.
The official church of Russia is the Russian Orthodox Church. Eventhough it is the official church there is complete religiousfreedom in most of Russia.
People from Scandinavia who settled the land along the rivers in what is now north western Russia, were known as the Rus. After some linguistic development, the land eventually became known as "Rossiya" (in Russian). "Russia" is an English language corruption of "Rossiya". The German word for Russi…a is Rusland, a name that dates back possibly 1,000 years. ( Full Answer )
From what the Europeans called the barbarian tribes that settled around what is present day Moscow. They were called "the Rus".
Scientific name: Vernonia elliptica , Russian name: ÐÐµÑÐ½Ð¾Ð½Ð¸Ñ Ð²ÑÑÑÐ°ÑÑÑ , English name: Climbing vernonia, French name: Vernonie grimpant
Russia has elections in the same way that any other country does. People go to polling stations and cast their votes. Votes are counted, and someone wins.
The Russian currency is called a Ruble. 1 Russian Ruble = 0.03697 U.S. dollars. :)
Russian for council is soviet . It was the new government structures called the Soviets created during the revolution that gave the name to the Soviet Union.
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Russian names include: Ivan, Dimitry, Vitaly, Vlad, Sergi, Illiya, Natasha, Olga, Lana, Svetlana, Masha, Dasha, Dima, Sasha, Boris and Tatyana.
The "Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic" was the new name for Russia and its incorporated countries after the Revolution. It was not until 1923-1924 that it adopted the name "Union of Soviet Socialist Republics" (USSR) after it joined with Belorussia, Georgia and the Transcaucasus Federatio…n. ( Full Answer )
your probably thinking of the Speznatz, who supposedly are to equal U.S. Army Rangers althought their stratigec capabilites and weapon advancements are minimal
I believe that Russia was originally called the Soviet Union while they were under communism.
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Russia has no true deserts. It does, however, have Siberia which is composed of taiga and tundra but is not really a desert.
The word 'Russia' is actually English. In German 'Russia' is Russland which means 'a land of the Rus". Originally the name was 'Rus' that corresponds to the semi-legend South-Baltic tribe of Rus. We call our country "Ð Ð¾ÑÑÐ¸Ñ" which in translitteration is 'Rossia". That name was fisr…t officially proclaimed in the 15th century. But even as back as that time the country of Moscovits was called in the style of the ancient Rus. But then in the period of Empire the name Russia (Rossia) took its dominance. The stem 'Rus' (Ros) originates in the name os the tribe. ( Full Answer )
It used to be USSR, which I think stood for the United Soviet Socialist Republic, then it was the Soviet Union, now I think it's back to Russia. It's like Hong Kong, or Beijing, or Ho Chi Min City, or... I digress.
I'm not sure I understand this question! Do you mean like what is Russia's nickname? Because I don't think most countries have nicknames... If you mean like a shortened version or abbreviation (like United States of America --> USA) then sometimes you see RF for Russian Federation. But there is no w…idely known "pet" name, like Russ Russ or Russikins. ( Full Answer )
No. Ukraine was one part of the Soviet Union, as was Russia. Whenthe Soviet Union split up all of the countries in it separated intoindividual countries. So Russia and Ukraine are two separatecountries.
It did not change its name. The USSR referred to not just Russiabut a collection of countries, which together were called the Unionof Soviet Socialist Republics. That was between 1922 and 1991. In1991 they split up, leaving Russia on its own again, being one of15 countries.
Atheism isn't a religion, so it's probably more correct to say that cold-war Russia had no official religion.
Throughout most of the 1900s, including during World war II, Russia was known as the Soviet Union, or the USSR.
The CCCP (USSR or Union of Soviet Social Republics) was always Irreligion, which is like Atheism, but not at the same time. Irreligion is the absence of religion. It was not practiced or anything. It was just not there. Religion was not a big role in the CCCP, so they did not bother with it.
The people living in the area of what is now Russia were referred to as 'Rus' in Medieval Latin. They then adopted this name and formed the country of Russia.
President Vladimir Putin has claimed that Crimea is officially apart of Russia after he signed a treaty.
It comes from a river known as the "Rus" to the Vikings whoexplored and settled the region.
It means 'Rus ("Ð ÑÑÑ" in Russian), "Ð Ð¾ÑÑÐ¸Ñ" ('Rossiya') andtherefore 'Russia'. Rossiya ("Ð Ð¾ÑÑÐ¸Ñ"), 'Rus ("Ð ÑÑÑ") mean'Rus, 'Rossiya'. What means 'eng' in the word 'England'? 'Russia'means 'Rus.
Orthodox Christianity, as before. But it was banned. That was themain reason of fall of USSR.