List of renamed cities in Ukraine

List of renamed cities in Ukraine

The following is the list of cities in Ukraine that underwent a name change in the past.

*Aqmescit → Simferopol (1784)
*Aqyar → Sevastopol (1826; also: Sebastopol)
*Alexandrovsk → Zaporizhzhya (1921)
*Bakhmut → Artemivsk (1924)
*Dmitriyevsk → Makeevka (1931)
*Armyanskiy Bazar → Armyansk (1921)
*Hacibey → Odessa (1794)
*Hotvald (Gotwald) → Zmiiv (1990)
*Inkerman → Belokamensk (1976) → Inkerman (1991)
*Karasubazar → Bilohirsk (1944)
*Karlo-Libknekhtovsk → Soledar (1991)
*Kerkinitis → Kezlev (7th century) → Eupatoria (1784)
*Lugansk → Voroshilovgrad (1935) → Lugansk (1958) → Voroshilovgrad (1970) → Luhansk (1990)
*Mariupol → Zhdanov (1948) → Mariupol (1989)
*Zhovkva → Nesterov (1951) → Zhovkva (1992)
*Panticapaeum → Bosporus → Korchev → Vosporo/Cerchio → Kerch
*Proskuriv → Khmelnytskyi (1954)
*Stanislaviv → Ivano-Frankivsk (1962)
*Slovianohirsk → Sviatohirsk (2003)
*Theodosia → Ardabda → Kafas → Caffa → Kefe (1475) → Feodosiya (1784)
*Yekaterinoslav → Dnipropetrovsk (Dnepropetrovsk; 1926)
*Yelizavetgrad (1784) → Zinovyevsk (1924) → Kirovo (1934) → Kirovograd (1939) → Kirovohrad (1991)
*Yuzovka → Trotsk (1924) → Stalino (1924) → Donetsk (1961)

ee also

*List of renamed cities in Belarus
*List of renamed cities in Moldova
*List of renamed cities and towns in Russia

External links

* [http://www.rada.gov.ua/zakon/new/ADM/zmist.html List of old and new settlement names (1986-2006)] - Verkhovna Rada website


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