- a city in NE Estonia: Swedish defeat of Russians 1700.
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Although it took 21 years after Peter ran away at the battle of Narva, Russia finally got a Baltic coastline.Russian History Is on Our Side: Putin Will Surely Screw Himself
P. J. O’Rourke
May 11, 2014
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The first operation of the war was the siege of the city of Narva.Peter the Great
“I am Narva,” she announced quietly—but whether “Narva” was the queen she did not deign to say.
“I take you from these,” said Narva, pointing in the direction of the villagers.
“We want to get out of the cave,” she said, addressing Narva.
When the last hut had disappeared in the distance Narva turned abruptly.
- a port in Estonia on the Narva River near the Gulf of Finland: developed around a Danish fortress in the 13th century; textile centre. Pop: 66 712 (2007 est)