Lena River


Lena River
noun
a Russian river in Siberia; flows northward into the Laptev Sea
Syn: ↑Lena
Instance Hypernyms: ↑river
Part Holonyms: ↑Siberia

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  • Lena River — River, east central Russia, one of the longest rivers in the world. From its source in a Siberian mountain lake west of Lake Baikal, it flows 2,734 mi (4,400 km) north across Russia to enter the Arctic Ocean. Its basin covers an area of 961,000… …   Universalium

  • Lena River — Infobox River | river name = Lena River caption = Lena watershed origin = Baikal Mountains mouth = Laptev Sea basin countries = Russia length = 4,472 km (2,734 mi) elevation = 1,640 m (5,381 ft) discharge = 17,000 m³/s (600,440 ft³/s) watershed …   Wikipedia

  • Lena River City — Yukutsk, Siberia …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Lena (disambiguation) — Lena refers to the Lena River in Russia.Lena may also refer to:Places: * The Lena massacre, which occurred near the Lena River * Lena, one of the Departments of Burkina Faso * Lena, Norway * Lena, Asturias (Llena), in Asturias, Spain * United… …   Wikipedia

  • Lena Highway — M56 Lena Highway or The Amur Yakutsk Highway ( ru. Амуро Якутская автомобильная дорога or ru. Амуро Якутская автомагистраль) – a federal highway (road) in the Sakha Republic (Yakutia), Russia, connecting Yakutsk with the south. It takes its name… …   Wikipedia

  • Lena massacre — The Lena massacre or Lena execution ( Ленский расстрел in Russian) refers to the shooting of striking goldfield workers by Russia s tsarist army on OldStyleDate|17 April|1912|4 April in northeast Siberia near the Lena RiverRussian [http://express …   Wikipedia

  • Lena Delta Wildlife Reserve — Infobox Protected area name = Lena Delta Wildlife Reserve iucn category = caption = Satellite picture of the Lena Delta base width = 300 locator x = locator y = location = Sakha Republic, Russia nearest city = Tiksi lat degrees= 73|lat minutes=… …   Wikipedia

  • river — river1 riverless, adj. riverlike, adj. /riv euhr/, n. 1. a natural stream of water of fairly large size flowing in a definite course or channel or series of diverging and converging channels. 2. a similar stream of something other than water: a… …   Universalium

  • Lena — noun a Russian river in Siberia; flows northward into the Laptev Sea • Syn: ↑Lena River • Instance Hypernyms: ↑river • Part Holonyms: ↑Siberia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lena — noun a) from the Scandinavian, German and Russian pet form of Helena, Magdalena and Yelena (also spelled Elena). b) Lena River, flowing 2,734 miles from the Baikal Mountains of Siberia to the Arctic Ocean …   Wiktionary