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En NameSyktyvkar
Ru NameСыктывкар
Loc Name1Сыктывкар
Loc Lang1Komi
Image SkylineStef Cathedral Sytyvkar.jpg
Map Label Positionright
Image CoaCoat of Arms of Syktyvkar (Komi) (2005).png
Federal SubjectKomi Republic
Capital OfKomi Republic
Inhabloc CatCity
Urban Okrug JurSyktyvkar Urban Okrug
Area Km2152
Pop 2010census235006
Pop 2010census Rank81st
Pop 2002census230011
Pop 2002census Rank79th
Established Date1780
Prev Name1Ust-Sysolsk
Prev Name1 Date1930
Postal Codes167000, 167001, 167011
Dialing Codes8212
DateApril 2010

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Syktyvkar ( ; ) is the city of the Komi Republic, Russia. Population:

Syktyvkar is located on the Sysola River, which is the origin of its former name Ust-Sysolsk. The city's current name comes from Syktyv, the Komi name for the same river, plus kar, meaning "city". The town is located near to the point where the Sysola joins the larger Vychegda River, which is itself a branch of the Northern Dvina.

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