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Definition of the noun Vilnius

What does Vilnius mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. the capital and largest city of Lithuania; located in southeastern Lithuania

Alternative definition of the noun Vilnius

proper noun

  1. The capital of Lithuania.


  1. "Vilnius" is a book by Saulius Žukas.
    • also known as "Vilnius: the city and its history"
    • subject: History
  2. "Vilnius" is a book by Antanas Papšys.
    • also known as "Vilnius: a guide"

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Vilnius

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Google previewMapping Vilnius. Transitions of Post-socialist Urban Spaces (2016)

Mapping Vilnius is the first book in a series promoting Critical Urbanism as a way of analyzing the changing relationships between citizens, the state and the international context in shaping urban spaces in Central- and Eastern Europe.

Google previewEast Before South: Travelogue04 (2013)

An Around the World Journey by K.K. Pierscieniak

Vilnius is a strange phenomenon: big and small, young and old, modern and, at the same time, cozily provincial. ...Welcome to the wonderful...

Google previewThe Search for Major Plagge (2005)

The Nazi who Saved Jews by Michael Good

Thus, it is called Vilnius by the Lithuanians who live there today, for the Poles it is Wilno, and the Germans call it Wilna. The Russians and Jews call it Vilna. Different ethnic groups within the city thus refer to it by different names. Following the ...

Google previewWinter Dialogue (1999)

by Tomas Venclova

Vilnius is a Baroque city. The Baroque, in general, demands space, distance, and perspectives; cities of the Baroque epoch are laid out in the modern way. The Vilnius Baroque is Baroque against a medieval background, the network of the ...

Google previewOxford American Large Print Dictionary (2008)

by Oxford University Press

Vilnius is the capital of Lithuania. [cities] Treason is a capital offense. [ crimes] Capitol refers only to a building that houses a legislature. The proper name the Capitol refers specifically to the building that houses the U.S. Congress in ...

Google previewSynagogues in Lithuania N-Ž (2010)

A Catalogue by Aliza Cohen-Mushlin, Sergey Kravtsov, Vladimir Levin, Giedrė Mickūnaitė, Jurgita Šiaučiūnaitė-Verbickienė

in yiddish F5 Vilnius is the capital of the Republic of Lithuania, the largest city in the country, situated at the confluence of the Neris and the Vilnia Rivers. The old town of ...

Google previewEstonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Poland (2013)

by Britannica Educational Publishing

Vilnius is the main air transportation centre, with links to many foreign cities. The independent Lithuanian Airlines began operating in 1991. Lithuania's sector is privatized. Fixed—line tele— telecommunications phone use has decreased in ...

Google previewIndie Travel Podcast Magazine issue one: September 2009

by Indie Travel Media Ltd

Vilnius is a european City of Culture 2009, so hurry to catch the last of the celebrations in the refurbished town square. Diversion: Take a day-trip to Grutas Park, known as "stalin's World" because of its collection of soviet-era statues.

Google previewThe Solicitors' Journal and Reporter (1883)

' Vilnius is the most delicate, digestible, cheapest. Manilla Chocolate, and may be taken when richer chocolate is prohibited. In (in packets at. ls. 6d., 8a., 5s. 6d., &c., by Chemists and Grocers. Charities on S eial Terms by the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ukraine (2016)

Volume V: St-Z by Danylo Husar Struk

*KozlovskyTrofymovych studied at the Vilnius Brotherhood School attached to the monastery, and M. Smotrytsky taught there. Y. *Kuntsevych was a monk and archimandrite at the Basilian monastery ...

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Small photo of Vilnius, Lithuania - September 4, 2014: Square at St Catherine Church in the old city of Vilnius, Lithuania. At sunsetSmall photo of Vilnius city lifeSmall photo of Vilnius, Lithuania - May 10, 2018: People are walking towards the Gate of Dawn in Vilnius, Lithuania.Small photo of Vilnius, Lithuania - May 10, 2018: Woman take photo near the Gate of Dawn in Vilnius, Lithuania.Small photo of Vilnius, Lithuania - May 10, 2018: Woman take photo near the Gate of Dawn in Vilnius, Lithuania.Small photo of Vilnius, Lithuania - September 3, 2015: Brozne plate at the bakery in the old town of Vilnius, in LithuaniaSmall photo of VILNIUS, LITHUANIA - SEP 16, 2017: Aerial View of Cathedral Square of Vilnius. Vilnius is known for its Old Town of beautiful architecture, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. More...

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Scrabble value of V4I1L1N1I1U1S1

The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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