Meaning of Sebastopol in English:


Pronunciation /sɪˈbastəp(ə)l/ /sɪˈbastəpɒl/

proper noun

  • A fortress and naval base in Ukraine, near the southern tip of the Crimea; population 339,900 (est. 2009). The focal point of military operations during the Crimean War, it fell to Anglo-French forces in September 1855 after a year-long siege.

    Ukrainian and Russian name Sevastopol