Examples from the Web for siberia
Two years into an Arctic expedition, they were forced to abandon ship a thousand miles north of Siberia.
He expanded Russian rule into Siberia, his success due to almost nobody being there.
He was standing in front of the firing squad when his sentence was commuted to exile in Siberia.
While exploring Moscow and Siberia, Makhorov and Raskalov explain what motivates their adventures.The Craziest Skyscraper Climbers in the World (Video)|The Daily Beast Video|March 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Tsars used them to push the frontiers of Russia southwards and east, through Siberia and as far as the Pacific Ocean.
The title of My Exile in Siberia is misleading; he was never in that country.
So he began with the story, first with his meeting Zobriskie on the steamer, and so on until he was landed in Siberia.The Boy Nihilist|Allan Arnold
Were all that at Yakoutsk, he was the richest merchant in Siberia; but to take it thither seemed impossible.
It was rumoured that he had been sent to Siberia for something.Foma Gordyeff|Maxim Gorky
This was illustrated by the strange happenings concerning Siberia and Vladivostok of the early part of 1918.Experiences of a Dug-out, 1914-1918|Sir Stanley Maude
British Dictionary definitions for siberia
Word Origin and History for siberia
region in northwestern Asia, the name said to come from Sibir, ancient Tatar fortress at the confluence of the Tobol and Irtysh rivers. As a typical place of miserable banishment, it is attested from 1841. Related: Siberian.