[ duh-snah; Russian dyi-snah ]
/ dəˈsnɑ; Russian dyɪˈsnɑ /
a river rising in the western Russian Federation flowing south to join the Dnieper River near Kyiv in Ukraine. About 500 miles (800 km) long.
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Example sentences from the Web for Desna
But when they came within a few leagues of the Desna, he made them acquainted with his real design.
The government is drained by the Dnieper, which forms its western boundary for 180 m., and by its tributary the Desna.