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Kievan

[kee-ef-uh n, -ev-uh n] /ˈki ɛf ən, -ɛv ən/
adjective
1.
of or relating to Kiev.
2.
of or relating to the period in Russian history (11th and 12th centuries) when Kiev was the political center of a loose federation of states:
Kievan Russia.
noun
3.
a native or inhabitant of Kiev.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; Kiev + -an
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