[kou-nahs] /ˈkaʊ nɑs/

a city in S central Lithuania.
a city in central Lithuania at the confluence of the Neman and Viliya Rivers: ceded by Poland to Russia in 1795; became the provisional capital of Lithuania (1920–40); incorporated into the Soviet Union 1944–91; university (1922). Pop: 364 000 (2005 est) Russian name Kovno


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