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Novgorod Republic
Новгородскаѧ земьлѧ
Novgorodskaya Zemlja


The Novgorod Republic c. 1400
Caipital Novgorod
Leids Offeecial leids:
Auld Novgorod Dialect,
Auld Kirk Slavonic
Unoffeecial leids:
Germanic leids
Uralic leids
Releegion Eastren Orthodoxy
Government Mixed
 -  1136–1138 (first) Sviatoslav Olgovich
 -  1462–1478 (last) Ivan III
 -  Established 1136
 -  Disestablished 1478

The Novgorod Republic (Roushie: Новгоро́дская респу́блика; Auld Kirk Slavonic: Новгородскаѧ земьлѧ / Novgorodskaja zemľa) wis a lairge medieval Roushie state which stretched frae the Baltic Sea tae the northren Ural Muntains atween the 12t an 15t centuries, which includit the ceety o Novgorod an the Loch Ladoga regions. Ceetizens referred tae their ceety-state as "His Majesty (or Sovereign) Lord Novgorod the Great" (Gosudař Gospodin Velikij Novgorod), or mair eften as "Lord Novgorod the Great" (Gospodin Velikij Novgorod). The Republic prospered as the eastrenmaist port o the Hanseatic League.

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