[sim-beersk; Russian syim-byeersk]
- former name of Ulyanovsk.
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Examples from the Web for simbirsk
I left Simbirsk with a troubled conscience; a secret remorse oppressed me.Marie
He came last winter to Moscow for a short time, and then went with a family to Simbirsk.Rudin
At home in the Simbirsk province the stars were quite different, and so was the sky.The Schoolmistress and Other Stories
Vladimir Ulyanov was born in 1870, at Simbirsk, in central Russia.Bolshevism
He was born in Simbirsk, central Russia, forty-eight years ago, being a scion of the minor landed nobility.
- the former name (until 1924) of Ulyanovsk
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