Examples from the Web for kiev
Contemporary Examples of kiev
On Oct. 7, I bought my ticket to Kiev 45 minutes before my flight.
Before the Maidan revolution, Russian political refugees living in Kiev were worried about their safety.
The Russian leader suggested Kiev is breaking a “moral obligation.”Eastern Ukraine Braces for ‘Full-Scale War’
November 17, 2014
To try to counter the Russian military build-up, Kiev has redeployed more forces eastward.
One commander has threatened a military coup if Kiev concedes anything to the separatists.
Historical Examples of kiev
They were evidently bound for Kiev on a holy pilgrimage to the Lavra.
She has been like one out of her mind since they have been so near Kiev.
How strange it will be to have no longer a Russian army between the Germans and Kiev.
The Czar has arrived in Kiev for a conference at Headquarters.
From Kiev, under the very eyes of the Russian troops in the town.Kosciuszko
Monica Mary Gardner
Ukrainian Kyyiv, of unknown origin; explanation from the name of a founding prince named Kiy probably is folk etymology. Related: Kievan.
from Russian Ukraina, literally "border, frontier," from u- "at" + krai "edge."
Capital of Ukraine in the north-central region of the country on the Dnieper River; a major manufacturing and transportation center.