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Berdichev

[ber-dee-chef, -chev; Russian byir-dyee-chyif]
noun
  1. a city in W central Ukraine, SW of Kiev.
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  • At the same time similar energetic work was being carried on in Berdichev under the guidance of the Frontal Committee.

    The Russian Turmoil

    Anton Ivanovich Denikin

  • The balconies of the Berdichev houses are full of curious spectators; the women wave their handkerchiefs.

    The Russian Turmoil

    Anton Ivanovich Denikin

  • His fate soon led him to Berdichev, "the Jewish Moscow," where he married for a second time, and settled down for many years.

  • In the treaty of demarcation between the Lithuanians and the Poles in 1546 Berdichev was assigned to the former.

  • An invitation from Markov to him to come to Berdichev had no result, either that night or on the 28th.

    The Russian Turmoil

    Anton Ivanovich Denikin