svanetian

sva·ne·tian

English syllables. 2014.

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  • 1921 Svanetian Uprising — The Svanetian Uprising of 1921 was an unsuccessful rebellion against the recently established Bolshevik regime in Georgia. The uprising broke out in Svaneti, a highland western Georgian province, almost immediately after the Red Army invasion of… …   Wikipedia

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  • Ushguli — or Ushkuli ( ka. უშგული) is a community of villages located at the head of the Enguri gorge in Upper Svaneti, Georgia. Ushguli comprises four villages: [http://www.nplg.gov.ge/ic/DGL/work/Englisurebi/Roland Toplishvili/Svanet and its… …   Wikipedia

  • Ekaterina (novel) — Ekaterina is a 1993 novel by Donald Harington. Plot Ekaterina is an exiled Svanetian princess who arrives in America. She befriends a 12 year old boy called Kenny who reminds her of two young pubertal boys she had relationships with in Russia,… …   Wikipedia

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