Область

English translation: Region

02:29 Nov 30, 2015
Russian to English translations [PRO]
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Russian term or phrase: Область
Is the convention to translate, eg Moscow Region or to transliterate eg Moscow oblast
sstarr
Australia
English translation:Region
Explanation:
or maybe Province. This not a proper name to be transliterated.
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Vadim Khazin
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Region


Explanation:
or maybe Province. This not a proper name to be transliterated.

Vadim Khazin
Local time: 15:20
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agree  Anton Konashenok: Both "Region" and "Oblast" are in use, but I'm all for the "Region". "Oblast" is ugly.
6 mins
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agree  Donald Jacobson
10 mins
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agree  Daiga Skukina
1 hr
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agree  Denis Shepelev
4 hrs
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agree  Natalia Kulichkina
9 hrs
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