[nahl-chik; Russian nahl-chyik]
- a city in and the capital of Kabardino-Balkar Autonomous Republic in the S Russian Federation.
Kabardino-Balkar Autonomous Republic
[kab-er-dee-noh-bawl-kahr, -bal-, -bawl-kahr, -bal-; Russian kuh-buhr-dyee-nuh-buhl-kahr]
- an autonomous republic in the Russian Federation in N Caucasia, N of the Georgian Republic. 4747 sq. mi. (12,295 sq. km). Capital: Nalchik.
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- a city in SW Russia, capital of the Kabardino-Balkar Republic, in a valley of the Greater Caucasus: health resort. Pop: 283 000 (2005 est)