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Voronezh ( Français: Voronej, Russian: Воронеж, Spanish: Vorónezh, Deutsch: Woronesch) is a city in Russia, situated in the Voronezh Oblast region. According to the latest census, the city population is 848752 residents. Geographical coordinates of Voronezh (WGS84): (lat.): 51° 40' 12" N ( 51.6699 ), (long.): 39° 11' 32" E ( 39.1923 ). Interested in useful and fascinating information about Voronezh? Learn more about the city’s history and culture from Wikipedia article about Voronezh.

Voronezh sights and POI.

The most popular sights are: Памятник Петру I (Воронеж), Покровский кафедральный собор (Воронеж), Успенский Адмиралтейский храм, Благовещенский собор (Воронеж), Успенская семинарская церковь.

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    Voronezh (Russian: Воро́неж, IPA: [vɐˈronʲɪʂ]) is a city and the administrative center of Voronezh Oblast, Russia, straddling the Voronezh River and located 12 kilometers (7.5 mi) from where it flows into the Don. The city sits on the Southeastern Railway, which connects European Russia with the Urals and Siberia, the Caucasus and Ukraine, and the M4 highway (Moscow–Voronezh–Rostov-on-Don–Novorossiysk). Its population in 2016 was estimated to be 1,032,895; up from 889,680 recorded in the 2010 Census, and is the fourteenth most populous city in the country.


    Foundation and name

    Voronezh originates as a settlement of the Kievan Rus in about the 12th century, first mentioned in the Hypatian Codex (dated 1177). The Voronezh River is likely named for the settlement, then in the Principality of Chernigov.The toponym is usually derived from a Slavic personal name Voroneg, apparently a derivation from voron "raven", The comparative analysis of the name "Voronezh" was carried out by the Khovansky Foundation in 2009.

    Folk etymology displays the name of the city from a raven and a hedgehog (Воронеж = Ворон(Raven) + Еж(hedgehog)); allegedly the Slavs called it a river in honor of their tribes, named in turn in honor of the animals concerned. Science does not seriously consider this version.

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