Smolensk

Smolensk is a city and the administrative center of , , located on the Dnieper River, 360 kilometers west-southwest of . The walled city in the center of Smolensk was destroyed several times throughout its long history because it was on the invasion routes of the Mongol Empire, Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, Tsardom of Russia, First French Empire and Nazi Germany.
Photo: Fisss, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

Church
The Cathedral Church of the Dormition, dominating the city of Smolensk from Cathedral Hill, has been the principal church of the Smolensk bishopric for 800 years. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Tourist attraction
Photo: Stauffenberg, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
Photo: Николай Смолянкин, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
Photo: GAZ1979, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Smolensk

Latitude
54.7814° or 54° 46' 53.1" north
Longitude
32.0461° or 32° 2' 46.1" east
Open Location Code
9G6JQ2JW+HF
Population
330,000
IATA airport code
LNX
United Nations Location Code
RU LNX
Elevation
250 metres (820 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 27072633
Geo­Names ID
491687
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Smolensk
  • Akan: Smolensk
  • Albanian: Smolensk
  • Albanian: Smolensku
  • Amharic: ስመልየንስክ
  • Arabic: Smolensk
  • Arabic: سمولينسك
  • Armenian: Սմոլենսկ
  • Asturian: Smolensk
  • Azerbaijani: Smolensk
  • Bashkir: Смоленск
  • Basque: Smolensk
  • Belarusian: Смаленск
  • Bengali: স্মলেন্সক
  • Bosnian: Smolensk
  • Breton: Smolensk
  • Bulgarian: Смоленск
  • Catalan: Smolensk
  • Cebuano: Smolensk
  • Chechen: Смоленск
  • Chinese: Smolensk
  • Chinese: 斯摩倫斯克
  • Chinese: 斯摩棱斯克
  • Church Slavic: Смольньскъ
  • Chuvash: Смулен
  • Crimean Tatar: Smolensk
  • Croatian: Smolensk
  • Czech: Smolensk
  • Danish: Smolensk
  • Dimli (individual language): Smolensk
  • Dutch: Smolensk
  • Eastern Mari: Смоленск
  • Egyptian Arabic: سمولينسك
  • Erzya: Смоленск ош
  • Esperanto: Smolensk
  • Estonian: Smolensk
  • Finnish: Smolensk
  • French: Smolensk
  • Galician: Smolensk
  • Georgian: სმოლენსკი
  • German: Smolensk
  • Greek: Σμολένσκ
  • Gujarati: સ્મોલેન્સ્ક
  • Hakka Chinese: Smolensk
  • Hausa: Smolensk
  • Hebrew: סמולנסק
  • Hindi: स्मोलेंस्क
  • Hindi: स्मोलेन्स्क
  • Hungarian: Szmolenszk
  • Icelandic: Smolensk
  • Ido: Smolensk
  • Indonesian: Smolensk
  • Interlingue: Smolensk
  • Italian: Smolensk
  • Italian: Smoleńsk
  • Japanese: スモレンスク
  • Javanese: Smolensk
  • Kannada: ಸ್ಮೋಲೆನ್ಸ್ಕ್
  • Kannada: ಸ್ಮೋಲೇನ್ಸ್ಕ
  • Kazakh: Смоленск
  • Kirghiz: Смоленск
  • Korean: 스몰렌스크
  • Latin: Smolenscum
  • Latvian: Smoļenska
  • Limburgan: Smolensk
  • Lithuanian: Smolenskas
  • Lombard: Smolensk
  • Low German: Smolensk
  • Lower Sorbian: Smolensk
  • Luxembourgish: Smolensk
  • Macedonian: Смоленск
  • Malay: Smolensk
  • Marathi: स्मोलेन्स्क
  • Min Nan Chinese: Smolensk
  • Mingrelian: სმოლენსკი
  • Mongolian: Смоленск
  • Moroccan Arabic: سمولنسك
  • Nauru: Smolensk
  • Norwegian: Smolensk
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Smolensk
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Smolensk
  • Occitan (post 1500): Smolensk
  • Ossetian: Смоленск
  • Persian: اسمولنسک
  • Polish: Smoleńsk
  • Portuguese: Smolensk
  • Romanian: Smolensk
  • Russian: Смоленск
  • Rusyn: Смоленьск
  • Samogitian: Smuolenskos
  • Scots: Smolensk
  • Serbian: Смоленск
  • Serbo-Croatian: Smolensk
  • Sicilian: Smolensk
  • Silesian: Smoleńsk
  • Sinhala: ස්මොලෙන්ස්ක්
  • Slovak: Smolensk
  • Slovenian: Smolensk
  • South Azerbaijani: اسمولنسک
  • Spanish: Smolensk
  • Swahili: Smolensk
  • Swedish: Smolensk
  • Tagalog: Smolensk
  • Tajik: Смоленск
  • Tamil: ஸ்மொலென்ஸ்க்
  • Tatar: Смоленск
  • Telugu: స్మోలెన్స్క్
  • Thai: สโมเลนสค์
  • Turkish: Smolensk
  • Twi: Smolensk
  • Udmurt: Смоленск
  • Ukrainian: Смоленськ
  • Upper Sorbian: Smolensk
  • Urdu: سمولنسک
  • Uzbek: Smolensk
  • Veps: Smolensk
  • Vietnamese: Smolensk
  • Waray (Philippines): Smolensk
  • Welsh: Smolensk
  • Western Frisian: Smolensk
  • Wolof: Smolensk
  • Wu Chinese: 斯摩棱斯克
  • Yakut: Смоленскай
  • Yiddish: סמאלענסק
  • Yoruba: Smolensk
  • Yue Chinese: 斯摩棱斯克
  • Smolenzki
  • город Смоленск

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