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Saratov ( Français: Saratov, Russian: Саратов, Spanish: Sarátov, Deutsch: Saratow) is a city in Russia, situated in the Saratov Oblast region. According to the latest census, the city population is about 863725 inhabitants. Geographical coordinates of Saratov (WGS84): (lat.): 51° 34' 0" N ( 51.5667 ), (long.): 46° 2' 0" E ( 46.0333 ). Interested in useful and fascinating information about Saratov? Learn more about the city’s history and culture from Wikipedia article about Saratov.

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  • Saratov

    Lat:51.567Lon:46.033
    Russia

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Wind Chill:13 °C
Pressure:86 %
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    Saratov (Russian: Сара́тов, IPA: [sɐˈratəf] ( listen)) is a city and the administrative center of Saratov Oblast, Russia, and a major port on the Volga River located upstream (north) of Volgograd. Population: 837,900 (2010 Census);873,055 (2002 Census);904,643 (1989 Census).

    Etymology

    The name Saratov may be derived from the Turkish words Saryk Atov, which mean "Hawks' Island". Another version of the name origin is Sary Tau (Сары Тау), meaning "Yellow Mountain" in the Tatar language.

    History

    Uvek, a city of the Golden Horde, stood near the site of the modern city of Saratov from the mid-13th century until its destruction by Tamerlane in 1395. While the exact date of the foundation of modern Saratov is unknown, all plausible theories date it to ca. 1590, during the reign (1584–1598) of Tsar Fyodor Ivanovich, who constructed several settlements along the Volga River in order to secure the southeastern boundary of his state. Town status was granted to it in 1708.

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