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Rivne Oblast is an oblast of Ukraine. Its administrative center is Rivne. The area of the region is 20,100 km²; its population is 1.2 million. The Rivne Oblast was created as part of the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic on December 4, 1939.
- also known as Rovenskayaoblast, Rivnenskaoblast, Rovenskaya Oblast’, Rivnens'Ka Oblast', Rivnens’Ka Oblast’, Rovenskaya Oblast'
- country: Ukraine
- official website: www.rv.gov.ua
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Encyclopedia of Ukraine (2016)
Volume I: A-F plus Map and Gazetteer by Volodymyr Kubijovyc
on the Ikva River in western Volhynia; raion center in Rivne oblast. It was first mentioned in 1100 as the village of Duben. In 1498 Dubno received Magdeburg law and came under the control of the Ostrozky princes.
by Ivan Katchanovski, Zenon E. Kohut, Bohdan Y. Nebesio, Myroslav Yurkevich
The oldest settlements of Belarusians in Ukraine are located on the border of Ulqainian-Belamsian ethnic territory (Rokytne raion, Rivne oblast). Belarusians settled in the eastern regions of Ukrainian Polisia and Sloboda Ukraine after the first ...
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