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The Severyans (Северяне in Russian, or "northerners") were a tribe of Early East Slavs, which inhabited the regions along the rivers Desna, Seim, and Suda at the end of the 1st millennium. The East Slavs are the ethnic group that evolved into the Russian, Ukrainian and Belarusian peoples. ... For the Second World War frigate class, see River class frigate The Murray River in Australia A river is a large natural waterway. ... Desna (Десна́) is a river in Russia and Ukraine, left tributary of Dnepr. ... (1st millennium BC – 1st millennium – 2nd millennium – other millennia) Events Beginning of Christianity (30s) and Islam (7th century) London founded by Romans as Londinium Diaspora of the Jews The Olympic Games observed until 393 The Library of Alexandria, largest library in the world, burned Rise and fall of the Roman...


The eastern and southern borders of the tribe's habitat were never permanent and would sometimes reach the upper reaches of the Seversky Donets. In the 8th - early 9th century, the Severyans used to pay tribute to the Khazars. In the late 9th century, they became a part of the Kievan Rus' together with the Polans. In 907, the Severyans participated in Oleg's campaign against the Byzantine Empire. The tribe was last mentioned in a chronicle in 1024. Length 1,050 km Elevation of the source - m Average discharge - m³/s Area watershed - km² Origin Russia Mouth Don River Basin countries Russia, Ukraine Donets (Донец), is a tributary of Don River, Russia. ... (7th century — 8th century — 9th century — other centuries) Events The Iberian peninsula is taken by Arab and Berber Muslims, thus ending the Visigothic rule, and starting almost 8 centuries of Muslim presence there. ... ( 8th century - 9th century - 10th century - other centuries) Events Beowulf might have been written down in this century, though it could also have been in the 8th century Reign of Charlemagne, and concurrent (and controversially labeled) Carolingian Renaissance in western Europe Viking attacks on Europe begin Oseberg ship burial The... The site of the Khazar fortress at Sarkel. ... Kievan Rus′ (Russian: , Kievskaya Rus; Ukrainian: , Kyivs’ka Rus’) was the early, mostly East Slavic¹ state dominated by the city of Kiev (Russian: Ки́ев, Kiev; Ukrainian: Ки́їв, Kyiv), from about 880 to the middle of the 12th century. ... The Polans (Поляне-Polyane in Russian; Поляни-Polyany in Ukrainian), were a tribe of Early East Slavs between the 6th and the 9th century, which inhabited both sides of the Dnieper river from Liubech to Rodnia and also down the lower streams of the rivers Ros, Sula, Stuhna, Teteriv, Irpin, Desna and... Events Oleg leads Kievan Rus in a campaign against Constantinople Yelü Abaoji establishes Liao (Khitan) dynasty Births Deaths Categories: 907 ... Prince Oleg (Old Norse name Helgi, Khazarian form: Helgu) was the Varangian ruler who moved the capital of Rus from Novgorod the Great to Kiev. ... The Byzantine Empire is the term conventionally used to describe the Greek-speaking Roman Empire during the Middle Ages, centred at its capital in Constantinople. ... Generally a chronicle (Latin chronica) is historical account of facts and events in chronological order. ... This article is about the year. ...


The principal cities of the Severyans were Chernigov, Kursk, Novgorod-Seversky and others. Archaeologists also found numerous rural settlements of the 8th - 10th centuries, inhabited by the Severyans, and burial mounds with cremated bodies. The Severyans were mostly engaged in agriculture, cattle breeding and different handicrafts. Chernihiv (Чернігів in Ukrainian) is an ancient city in northern Ukraine, the central city of Chernihivska oblast. Some common historical spellings of the name are Polish: Czernichów, and Russian: Чернигов, Chernigov. ... The Orthodox monastery on the Red Square Kursk (Russian: Курск; pronunciation: koorsk) is a city in Central Russia, an administrative center of Kursk Oblast. ... Novgorod-Seversky is a historic town in the Chernigov region of Ukraine, on the bank of the Desna River, only 45 km south from the Russian border. ... Archaeology or sometimes in American English archeology (from the Greek words αρχαίος = ancient and λόγος = word/speech) is the study of human cultures through the recovery, documentation and analysis of material remains, including architecture, artefacts, biofacts, human remains, and landscapes. ... ( 9th century - 10th century - 11th century - other centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 10th century was that century which lasted from 901 to 1000. ... Alternate meanings of barrow: see Barrow_in_Furness for the town of Barrow in Cumbria, England; also Barrow, Alaska in the U.S.; also River Barrow in Ireland. ... The crematorium at Haycombe Cemetery, Bath, England. ... Handicraft, also known as craftwork or simply craft, is a type of work where useful and decorative devices are made completely by hand or using only simple tools. ...


 
 

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