Stalingrad

[ stah-lin-grad; Russian stuh-lyin-graht ]
/ ˈstɑ lɪnˌgræd; Russian stə lyɪnˈgrɑt /

noun

former name of Volgograd.

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Stalingrad
/ (ˈstɑːlɪnˌɡræd, Russian stəlinˈɡrat) /

noun

the former name (1925–61) of Volgograd
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