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Snyatyn, Ukraine

Alternate names: Snyatyn [Ukr, Rus], Śniatyn [Pol], Shnyatin [Yid], Snetin, Sniatin, Snitin, Snyatin, Snjatyn

Region: Stanislawow

  Town District Province Country
Before WWI (c. 1900):   Śniatyn Śniatyn Galicia Austrian Empire
Between the wars (c. 1930):   Śniatyn Śniatyn Stanisławów Poland
After WWII (c. 1950):   Śniatyn Soviet Union
Today (c. 2000):   Snyatyn Ukraine
Jewish Population in 1900: 4,206 (in 1900), 3,248 (in 1921)
Notes: Russian/Ukrainian: Снятин. Hebrew: שְׁניאטין
In SE Galicia, near the border with Bukovina. 50 miles SE of Ivano-Frankivsk (Stanisławów), 20 miles WNW of Chernivtsi, on the Prut River.
Snyatyn, Ukraine: 48°27' N, 25°34' E
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