The Russian Wikipedia (Russian: Русская Википедия, romanized: Russkaya Vikipediya) is the Russian-language edition of Wikipedia. As of December 2023, it has 1,950,852 articles. It was started on 11 May 2001. In October 2015, it became the sixth-largest Wikipedia by the number of articles.
Russian language. Russian [e] is an East Slavic language, spoken primarily in Russia. It is the native language of the Russians and belongs to the Indo-European language family. It is one of four living East Slavic languages, [f] and is also a part of the larger Balto-Slavic languages.
Russia ( Russian: Россия, romanized : Rossiya, [rɐˈsʲijə] ), or the Russian Federation, [b] is a country spanning Eastern Europe and Northern Asia. It is the largest country in the world by area, extends across eleven time zones, and shares land boundaries with fourteen countries.
Russian, like other Slavic languages, is an Indo-European language. Russian is one of the three main East Slavic languages ; the others are Ukrainian and Belarusian . More people speak Russian than any other Slavic language.
URL. ru.wikipedia.org. The Russian Wikipedia ( Russian: Русская Википедия) is the Russian-language edition of Wikipedia. This edition was started in May 2001. It currently has about 1,950,000 articles.  It is currently the 7th largest edition.
Russia ( Russian: Россия, romanized:Rossiya, [rɐˈsʲijə] ), or the Russian Federation, [c]  is a country in Eastern Europe and North Asia. It has land from the Baltic Sea to the Bering Strait. It is the largest country in the world, followed by Canada, the United States, and China.
The history of Russia begins with the histories of the East Slavs.   The traditional start date of specifically Russian history is the establishment of the Rus' state in the north in 862, ruled by Varangians.