Dezhnev

Dezhnev

[dezh-nef, -nee-awf; Russian dyi-zhnyawf]
noun
a cape in the NE Russian Federation in Asia, on the Bering Strait: the northeasternmost point of Asia.
Also called East Cape.
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Dezhnev (Russian dɪʒˈnjɔf)
 
n
Cape Dezhnev Former name: East Cape a cape in NE Russia at the E end of Chukchi Peninsula: the northeasternmost point of Asia

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