- a lake in N Europe, between Estonia and the W Russian Federation, forming the S part of Lake Peipus.
- a city near this lake, in the NW Russian Federation.
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Pskov, another of the Russian republics, had been already subdued.Historic Tales, Vol. 8 (of 15)
The bell effects in The Maid of Pskov are extraordinarily moving.The Russian Opera
The Tsar followed him, but was stopped at Pskov on the 14th.A Short History of the Great War
A. F. Pollard
After a five days' sojourn at Pskov, she left the city to continue her journey.
Novgorod was first brought into entire subjection to the crown; then Pskov.
- a city in NW Russia, on the Velikaya River: one of the oldest Russian cities, at its height in the 13th and 14th centuries. Pop: 203 000 (2005 est)
- Lake Pskov the S part of Lake Peipus in NW Russia, linked to the main part by a channel 24 km (15 miles) long. Area: about 1000 sq km (400 sq miles)
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