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Žirmūnai Bridge (Žirmūnų tiltas) is a bridge across Neris River, that connects Žirmūnai and Antakalnis districts of Vilnius.
The Baltic languages belong to the Balto-Slavic branch of the Indo-European language family.
Belarus (Беларусь, Biełaruś,; Беларусь, Belarus'), officially the Republic of Belarus (Рэспубліка Беларусь; Республика Беларусь), formerly known by its Russian name Byelorussia or Belorussia (Белоруссия, Byelorussiya), is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe bordered by Russia to the northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest.
In linguistics, cognates are words that have a common etymological origin.
Not to be confused with Crotchet, the common name for a Quarter note in music. Crochet is a process of creating fabric by interlocking loops of yarn, thread, or strands of other materials using a crochet hook.
A hydronym (from ὕδωρ, hydor, "water" and ὄνομα, onoma, "name") is a proper name of a body of water.
The Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch (IEW; "Indo-European Etymological Dictionary") was published in 1959 by the Austrian-German comparative linguist and Celtic languages expert Julius Pokorny.
Julius Pokorny (12 June 1887 – 8 April 1970) was an Austrian-Czech linguist and scholar of the Celtic languages, particularly Irish, and a supporter of Irish nationalism.
Karmazinai is a village in Vilnius district municipality, Lithuania.
Kaunas (also see other names) is the second-largest city in Lithuania and the historical centre of Lithuanian economic, academic, and cultural life.
Kernavė was a medieval capital of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and today is a tourist attraction and an archeological site (population 272, 2011).
Lake Narach (Нарач, Narač; На́рочь, Naročj; Narutis, Narocz) is a lake in north-western Belarus (Myadzyel Raion, Minsk Region), located in the basin of the Viliya river.
The following is a list of gods, goddesses and many other divine and semi-divine figures from Ancient Greek mythology and Ancient Greek religion.
Lithuania (Lietuva), officially the Republic of Lithuania (Lietuvos Respublika), is a country in the Baltic region of northern-eastern Europe.
Lithuanian mythology is a type of Baltic mythology, developed by Lithuanians throughout the centuries.
The Lokys is a stream in Jonava district municipality, Lithuania.
Moscow (a) is the capital and most populous city of Russia, with 13.2 million residents within the city limits and 17.1 million within the urban area.
Nara River (Нара) is a river in the Moscow Oblast and Kaluga Oblast in Russia.
Narach river (Нарач, Narač; Нарочь, Naročj; Narutis) is a river in north-western Belarus (Miadzieł raion, Minsk Province).
The Narew River (Нараў Naraŭ; Lithuanian: Narvė, Narevas, Naruva, Naura; Нарва Narva), in western Belarus and north-eastern Poland, is a right tributary of the Vistula river.
The Neman, Nemunas, Nyoman, Niemen or Memel, a major Eastern European river.
In Greek mythology, Nereus (Νηρεύς) was the eldest son of Pontus (the Sea) and Gaia (the Earth), who with Doris fathered the Nereids and Nerites, with whom Nereus lived in the Aegean Sea.
An oak is a tree or shrub in the genus Quercus (Latin "oak tree") of the beech family, Fagaceae.
Paneriai (Ponary, פאנאר/Ponar) is a neighborhood of Vilnius, situated about 10 kilometres away from the city center.
Polis (πόλις), plural poleis (πόλεις), literally means city in Greek.
Proto-Indo-European (PIE) is the linguistic reconstruction of the hypothetical common ancestor of the Indo-European languages, the most widely spoken language family in the world.
The Science and Encyclopaedia Publishing Centre (previously: Science and Encyclopaedia Publishing Institute, Mokslo ir enciklopedijų leidybos centras (MELC)) is a Lithuanian publishing house that issues encyclopedias, reference works, books, monographs, and dictionaries.
Toponymy is the study of place names (toponyms), their origins, meanings, use, and typology.
Vileyka (officially transliterated as Viliejka, Віле́йка, also Вялейка; Вилейка; Vileika; Wilejka) is a city in Belarus and the administrative center of the Vileyka Raion in the Minsk Region.
Vileyka Reservoir (Вілейскае вадасховішча, Вилейское водохранилище) is a water reservoir in the Vileyka-Minsk water system.
Vilijampolė (popularly known in Lithuania as Slabotkė) is an elderate in the city of Kaunas, Lithuania, located on the right bank of the Neris River and the Nemunas River, near their confluence.
The Vilnia (also Vilnelė;, Vilnia) is a river in Lithuania.
Vilnius (see also other names) is the capital of Lithuania and its largest city, with a population of 574,221.
Vokė is a river in south-east Lithuania.
Vykintas Vaitkevičius is a Lithuanian archaeologist.