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Sochi (Russia)


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  • Variants

    • Soči (Russia)
    • Soczi (Russia)
    • Сочи (Russia)
    • Щачэ (Russia)
    • Shchachė (Russia)
    • Sotsji (Russia)
    • Shẇacha (Russia)
    • Горад Сочы (Russia)
    • Horad Sochy (Russia)
    • Сочы (Russia)
    • Sochy (Russia)
    • Sotchi (Russia)
    • Sotxi (Russia)
    • Sotji (Russia)
    • Sotschi (Russia)
    • Sotši (Russia)
    • Σότσι (Russia)
    • 소치 (Russia)
    • סוצ'י (Russia)
    • Sotzium (Russia)
    • Sočis (Russia)
    • Szocsi (Russia)
    • ソチ (Russia)
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Sochi (R.S.F.S.R.)
    • Sochi, Russia
  • Sources

    • found: Sokolov, N. B. Sochi - Matsesta, 1950.
    • found: Russia and the newly independent nations of the former USSR [MAP] March, 1993:(Sochi)
    • found: BGN gaz., USSR:(Sochi; ppl.: 43°35ʹN, 39°45ʹE)
    • found: LC Russian books file, 05-11-95(1992 hdg.: Sochi)
    • found: Bolʹsh. sov. ėnt︠s︡ykl., 3rd ed.:v. 24, p. 258 (Sochi; resort and industrial city in Krasnodarskiĭ kraĭ (since 1937). In 1838 the settlement of Aleksandrii︠a︡ [no publs. in LC data base] was established; soon it was renamed as Navaginskoe ukreplenie [no publs. in LC data base] because it was on the Turkish-Russian border. After the Crimean War of 1853 the settlement was rebuilt and renamed Post Dakhovskiĭ [no publs. in LC data base] until 1874 when it was again renamed as Dakhovskiĭ posad [no publs. in LC data base]. From 1896 the settlement had becomae a city and was renamed as Sochi. At that time it was the okrug (district) center of the Chernomorskai︠a︡ guberniii︠a︡)
    • found: Russia and post-Soviet republics [MAP], 1992:(Soči)
    • found: Rosja i jej sa̜siedzi [MAP] 1993:(Soczi)
    • found: Wikipedia, Aug. 29, 2013(Sochi (Russian: Сочи = Sochi); city in Krasnodar Krai, Russia; 43°35ʹ07ʺN 39°43ʹ13ʺE) Kabardian Circassian page (Щачэ = Shchachė) Afrikaans page (Sotsji) Abkhazian page (Shẇacha) Azerbaijani page (Soçi) Belarusian page (Горад Сочы = Horad Sochy; Сочы = Sochy) Bulgarian page (Сочи = Sochi) Bosnian page (Soči) Breton page (Sotchi) Catalan page (Sotxi) Danish page (Sotji) German page (Sotschi) Estonian page (Sotši) Greek page (Σότσι = Sotsi) Esperanto page (Soĉi) French page (Sotchi) Korean page (소치 = Soch'i) Hebrew page (סוצ'י = Sots'i) Latin page (Sotzium) Lithuanian page (Sočis) Hungarian page (Szocsi) Japanese page (ソチ = Sochi)
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  • Change Notes

    • 1981-10-02: new
    • 2013-08-31: revised
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