Grozny meaning

grôznē
The capital of Chechnya in southwest Russia. In the center of a rich oil-producing area, it was a major objective of German forces during World War II. Much of the city was destroyed in battles (1994–1995 and 1999–2000) between Russian troops and Chechen secessionists.
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City in Chechnya, Russia, at the foot of the Caucasus Mountains.
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The capital city of Chechnya, Russia.
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Origin of grozny

  • Transliteration of Russian Грозный (Gróznyj), from грозный (groznyj, “menacing, formidable, severe, cruel”).

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