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The Milograd culture (also spelled Mylohrad, also known as Pidhirtsi culture on Ukrainian territory) is an archaeological culture, lasting from about the seventh century BC to the first century AD. Geographically, it corresponds to present day southern Belarus and northern Ukraine, in the area of the confluence of the Dnieper and the Pripyat, north of Kiev. Widely identified with the Neuri people as described in The Histories of Herodotus. The ethnic composition of the culture is uncertain. Many identify it with the proto-Baltic people (J.P. Mallory), others with the proto-Slavic people (O.N. Melnikovskaya). (1st century BC - 1st century - 2nd century - other centuries) The 1st century was that century which lasted from 1 to 99. ... This article is about the river. ... The name Pripyat, also spelled Prypyat, Prypyat, Prypyat, Prypiat, Pripiat, Prypyat, Prypyat, Prypyat, Pripet, etc. ... A monument to St. ... According to Herodotus the Neuri were a tribe of Scythians described by as: Dniepr river Categories: Stub ... The Histories of Herodotus by Herodotus is considered the first work of history in Western literature. ... Proto-Baltic is the proto-language of the Baltic branch of the Indo-European languages. ... This article or section should include material from Common Slavonic Proto-Slavic is a reconstructed language which is a common ancestor of all Slavic languages. ...


The town of Milograd, after which the culture is named, is located in the Homiel Province of the Belarus republic. Homiel Province (Gomel Province) is a province (voblast) of Belarus with a center in Homiel. ...


See also

The Pommeranian culture is an Iron Age culture in Poland. ... The Zarubintsy culture was one of the major archaeological cultures which flourished in the area north of the Black Sea along the upper Dnieper and Pripyat Rivers, stretching west towards the Vistula Basin from the 3rd or 2nd centuries BC until the 2nd century AD. It was identified ca 1899...

External links

  • Scythians/Sacae by Jona Lendering

 
 

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