Kyiv

Kyiv or Kiev is the capital of , and its largest and most vibrant city. It is a city where the golden domes of Orthodox cathedrals sit amidst royal palaces and the grey concrete of Soviet Brutalist buildings.
Photo: Sajmon, Public domain. Photo: Водник, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
is the official ceremonial residence of the President of Ukraine in Kyiv and adjoins the neo-classical building of the Verkhovna Rada of . Photo: R naumov, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
The of Kyiv was the main gate in the 11th century fortifications of Kyiv, the capital of Kyivan Rus'. Photo: George Chernilevsky, Public domain.

Church
in Kyiv is an outstanding architectural monument of Kyivan Rus. Photo: Dezidor, CC BY 2.5.

Museum
The is a museum dedicated to Ukrainian art in Kyiv, .

Localities in the Area

Suburb
or Podol or the Lower city is a historic neighborhood in Kyiv, the capital of .

Quarter
Rybalskyi Island is a misnomer for an actual peninsula on the Dnieper River, located in the right-bank Podil neighborhood and Kyiv Harbour of the city of Kyiv.

Quarter
or Old Kiev is a historical neighborhood of Kyiv.

Kyiv

Latitude
50.451° or 50° 27' 3.5" north
Longitude
30.5227° or 30° 31' 21.6" east
Open Location Code
9G2GFG2F+93
Population
2,910,000
IATA airport code
IEV
United Nations Location Code
UA IEV
Elevation
187 metres (614 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 26150422
Geo­Names ID
703448
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Киев
  • Abkhazian: Кыив
  • Adyghe: Киев
  • Afar: Kyiv
  • Afrikaans: Kiëf
  • Afrikaans: Kyiv
  • Akan: Kiev
  • Albanian: Kievi
  • Albanian: Київ
  • Amharic: Київ
  • Amharic: ኪየቭ
  • Arabic: Kyiv
  • Arabic: كييف
  • Aragonese: Kiev
  • Aragonese: Kyiv
  • Armenian: Կիև
  • Armenian: Քիեւ
  • Asturian: Kiev
  • Asturian: Kyiv
  • Avaric: Kyiv
  • Avaric: Киев
  • Azerbaijani: Kiev
  • Azerbaijani: Kiyev
  • Azerbaijani: Київ
  • Bashkir: Киев
  • Basque: Kiev
  • Basque: Kyiv
  • Bavarian: Kiew
  • Bavarian: Київ
  • Belarusian: Київ
  • Belarusian: Кіеў
  • Bengali: কিয়েভ
  • Bosnian: Kijev
  • Breton: Kyiv
  • Bulgarian: Киев
  • Bulgarian: Кѝев
  • Burmese: ကီးယက်မြို့
  • Catalan: Kíev
  • Catalan: Kíiv
  • Catalan: Київ
  • Cebuano: Kiev
  • Cebuano: Kyiv
  • Central Bikol: Kiev
  • Central Bikol: Kyiv
  • Central Kurdish: کیێڤ
  • Chechen: Ки́ев
  • Chechen: Киев
  • Chinese: Kyiv
  • Chinese: 基輔
  • Chinese: 基辅
  • Church Slavic: Кꙑѥвъ
  • Chuvash: Кейӳ
  • Chuvash: Киев
  • Crimean Tatar: Kiyev
  • Crimean Tatar: Kıyiv
  • Crimean Tatar: Кыйив
  • Croatian: Kijev
  • Croatian: Ки́ев
  • Croatian: Ки́їв
  • Czech: Kyjev
  • Danish: Kiev
  • Danish: Kijev
  • Danish: Kyiv
  • Danish: Kyjiv
  • Danish: Kyyiv
  • Danish: Київ
  • Dimli (individual language): Kiew
  • Dutch: Kiev
  • Dutch: Kyiv
  • Dutch: Київ
  • Eastern Mari: Киев
  • Egyptian Arabic: كييف
  • English: Kief
  • English: Kieff
  • English: Kiev
  • English: Kiew
  • English: Kiof
  • English: Kioff
  • English: Kiou
  • English: Kiovia
  • English: Kiow
  • English: Kiowia
  • English: Kyiw
  • English: Kyjiv
  • English: Kyjiw
  • English: Kyyiv
  • English: Kyïv
  • Erzya: Киев ош
  • Esperanto: Kievo
  • Esperanto: Київ
  • Estonian: Kiiev
  • Extremaduran: Kiev
  • Extremaduran: Kyiv
  • Faroese: Kyiv
  • Fiji Hindi: Kiev
  • Fiji Hindi: Київ
  • Finnish: Kiova
  • French: Kiev
  • French: Kyiv
  • French: Київ
  • Gagauz: Kiev
  • Gagauz: Kıyiv
  • Galician: Kiev
  • Galician: Kyiv
  • Georgian: კიევი
  • German: Kiew
  • German: Kyiv
  • German: Kyiw
  • German: Kyjiw
  • German: Kyyiw
  • German: Київ
  • Gothic: 𐌺𐍉𐌽𐌾𐌿𐌲𐌰𐍂𐌳𐍃
  • Greek: Κίεβο
  • Gujarati: ક્યીવ
  • Haitian: Kyèv
  • Haitian: Київ
  • Hakka Chinese: Kiev
  • Hausa: Kiev
  • Hausa: Kiewa
  • Hausa: Kyiv
  • Hawaiian: Kiev
  • Hebrew: Киев
  • Hebrew: Київ
  • Hebrew: קייב
  • Hindi: कीव
  • Hungarian: Kijev
  • Hungarian: Київ
  • Icelandic: Kíev
  • Icelandic: Київ
  • Ido: Kyiv
  • Ido: Київ
  • Iloko: Kiev
  • Iloko: Київ
  • Indonesian: Kiev
  • Indonesian: Київ
  • Ingush: Киев
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Kiev
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Київ
  • Interlingue: Kiev
  • Interlingue: Київ
  • Irish: Cív
  • Irish: Київ
  • Italian: Kiev
  • Italian: Kyiv
  • Italian: Київ
  • Jamaican Creole English: Kiev
  • Jamaican Creole English: Kyiv
  • Japanese: キエフ
  • Javanese: Kiev
  • Javanese: Kyiv
  • Javanese: Київ
  • Kabiyè: Kiivi
  • Kalaallisut: Kyiv
  • Kannada: ಕೀವ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Kiev
  • Kashubian: Czijew
  • Kashubian: Kyiv
  • Kashubian: Київ
  • Kazakh: Киев
  • Kazakh: Киев қаласы
  • Kazakh: Київ
  • Kinyarwanda: Kyiv
  • Kirghiz: Киев
  • Komi-Permyak: Киев
  • Komi: Киев
  • Korean: 키예프
  • Kotava: Kyiv
  • Kurdish: Kiyev
  • Kurdish: Kîev
  • Kurdish: Київ
  • Ladino: Kyiv
  • Ladino: Київ
  • Lao: Kyiv
  • Latin: Kiovia
  • Latin: Київ
  • Latvian: Kijeva
  • Latvian: Kijiva
  • Lezghian: Киев
  • Ligurian: Kiev
  • Limburgan: Kiev
  • Lingala: Kyjiw
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Ciiv
  • Literary Chinese: 基輔
  • Lithuanian: Kijevas
  • Lithuanian: Київ
  • Livvi: Kijev
  • Lombard: Kiev
  • Lombard: Kyiv
  • Low German: Kiew
  • Low German: Київ
  • Lower Silesian: Kijew
  • Lower Silesian: Kyjiw
  • Lower Sorbian: Kijew
  • Lower Sorbian: Київ
  • Luxembourgish: Kiew
  • Macedo-Romanian: Kiev
  • Macedonian: Киев
  • Malagasy: Kiev
  • Malagasy: Kyiv
  • Malay: Kiev
  • Malay: Kyiv
  • Malay: Київ
  • Malayalam: കീവ്
  • Maltese: Kjiv
  • Maltese: Kyiv
  • Manx: Kyiv
  • Maori: Kieu
  • Marathi: क्यीव
  • Mazanderani: کییف
  • Min Dong Chinese: Kiev
  • Min Dong Chinese: Kyiv
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kiev
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kyyiv
  • Min Nan Chinese: Київ
  • Mingrelian: კიევი
  • Moksha: Киев
  • Moksha: Київ
  • Mongolian: Киев
  • Mongolian: Київ
  • Moroccan Arabic: كييڤ
  • Nauru: Kiev
  • Nauru: Kyiv
  • Nepali: किभ
  • Northern Frisian: Kiew
  • Northern Frisian: Київ
  • Northern Luri: کی یف
  • Northern Sami: Kiova
  • Norwegian: Kyiv
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kiev
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kyiv
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kyjiv
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Київ
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kiev
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kyiv
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Київ
  • Novial: Kiyev
  • Occitan (post 1500): Kyiiv
  • Occitan (post 1500): Kyiv
  • Occitan (post 1500): Київ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Cænugeard
  • Old Norse: Kænugarður
  • Ossetian: Киев
  • Panjabi: ਕੀਵ
  • Papiamento: Kiev
  • Papiamento: Kyiv
  • Persian: کی‌یف
  • Piemontese: Chijv
  • Piemontese: Kijv
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Kiev
  • Polish: Kijów
  • Pontic: Κίεβο
  • Portuguese: Kiev
  • Portuguese: Kyiv
  • Portuguese: Київ
  • Pushto: کيېف
  • Pushto: کییف
  • Quechua: Kiyiw
  • Romanian: Kiev
  • Romanian: Kyiv
  • Romanian: Киев
  • Romanian: Київ
  • Romansh: Kiev
  • Romansh: Kyiv
  • Russia Buriat: Киев
  • Russia Buriat: Київ
  • Russian: Киев
  • Rusyn: Київ
  • Samogitian: Kijevs
  • Sardinian: Kiev
  • Sardinian: Kyiv
  • Scots: Kiev
  • Scots: Kyiv
  • Scottish Gaelic: Kiev
  • Scottish Gaelic: Kyiv
  • Serbian: Кијев
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kijev
  • Serbo-Croatian: Київ
  • Shona: Kyiv
  • Sicilian: Kiev
  • Sicilian: Kyiv
  • Silesian: Kijůw
  • Silesian: Київ
  • Sinhala: කිව
  • Sinhala: කිව්
  • Slovak: Kyjev
  • Slovak: Київ
  • Slovenian: Kijev
  • Slovenian: Київ
  • South Azerbaijani: کیئف
  • Southern Sotho: Kyїv
  • Spanish: Kiev
  • Spanish: Kyiv
  • Swahili: Kiev
  • Swahili: Київ
  • Swedish: Kiev
  • Swedish: Kyiv
  • Swedish: Київ
  • Swiss German: Kiew
  • Tagalog: Kiev
  • Tagalog: Kyiv
  • Tagalog: Київ
  • Tajik: Киев
  • Tajik: Кыйив
  • Tamil: கீவ்
  • Tatar: Киев
  • Telugu: కియవ్
  • Telugu: క్యివ్
  • Thai: เคียฟ
  • Tibetan: ཀིབ།
  • Tosk Albanian: Kiew
  • Turkish: Kiev
  • Turkish: Kyiv
  • Turkmen: Kiýew
  • Turkmen: Kyýiw
  • Tuvinian: Киев
  • Twi: Kiev
  • Udmurt: Киев
  • Udmurt: Київ
  • Uighur: كىيېۋ
  • Ukrainian: Київ
  • Upper Sorbian: Kijew
  • Upper Sorbian: Київ
  • Urdu: کیف
  • Uzbek: Kiyev
  • Venetian: Kiev
  • Venetian: Kyiv
  • Veps: Kijev
  • Vietnamese: Kiev
  • Vietnamese: Kyiv
  • Vietnamese: Київ
  • Vlax Romani: Kiev
  • Vlax Romani: Kyiv
  • Vlax Romani: Київ
  • Volapük: Küyiv
  • Volapük: Київ
  • Võro: Kiiova
  • Võro: Київ
  • Waray (Philippines): Kiev
  • Welsh: Kiev
  • Welsh: Kyiv
  • Western Armenian: Քիեւ
  • Western Frisian: Kiev
  • Western Frisian: Kiëv
  • Western Mari: Киев
  • Western Mari: Київ
  • Western Panjabi: کیف
  • Wolof: Kiyew
  • Wu Chinese: 基辅
  • Yakut: Киев
  • Yiddish: קיעוו
  • Yoruba: Kiev
  • Yoruba: Kyiv
  • Yue Chinese: 基輔
  • Zulu: IKiyevi
  • Kiyɛɛvɩ

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