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Encyclopedia > Uzhhorod
Uzhhorod
Ужгород
Official coat of arms of Uzhhorod
Coat of arms
Location
Location of  Uzhhorod  (orange)
Map of Ukraine with Uzhhorod highlighted.
Government
Country
Oblast
Raion
Ukraine
Zakarpattia Oblast
Uzhhorodskyi Raion
Founded 9th century
Mayor Serhiy Ratushniak
Geographical characteristics
Area
 - City

31.56 km²
Population
 - City (2004)
   - Density

111,300
  3,662/km²
Coordinates 48°37′00″N 22°18′00″E / 48.616667, 22.3Coordinates: 48°37′00″N 22°18′00″E / 48.616667, 22.3
Elevation 169 m
Other Information
Postal Code 88000
Dialing Code +380 312
Sister cities Békéscsaba, Nyíregyháza, Moscow, Orel, Pula, Corvallis, Darmstadt, Košice
Website: uzhgorod-city.org.ua

Uzhhorod (Ukrainian and Russian: Ужгород; Rusyn: Ужгород or Унґвар; Slovak and Czech: Užhorod; Hungarian: Ungvár; German: Ungwar; Yiddish: אונגװיר , translit. Ungvir, Ingver, Yngvyr) is a city located in western Ukraine, at the border with Slovakia and near the border with Hungary. It is the administrative center of the Zakarpattia Oblast (province), as well as the administrative center of the surrounding Uzhhorodskyi Raion (district) within the oblast. The city itself is also designated as its own separate raion within the oblast. Image File history File links Uzhgorod-COA.gif‎ Description: Flag of Uzhhorod, Zakarpattya Oblast, Ukraine. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1200x799, 79 KB) Summary Description = Ushhorod geographical position Source = own work, Skluesener Date = 15. ... This is an alphabetical list of the sovereign states of the world, including both de jure and de facto independent states. ... 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The city gets its name from the Uzh River, which divides the city into two halves (the old and new sections). Uzh (Уж) means eel, and horod (город) is Ruthenian for city, coming from Old Slavonic grad (градъ). Length 127 km Elevation of the source - m Average discharge - m³/s Area watershed - km² Origin Ukraine Mouth Laborec Basin countries Ukraine, Slovakia The Uzh (Ukrainian: Уж) or Uh (in Slovak) or Ung (in Hungarian) is a river in the Ukraine and in Slovakia. ... Old Slavonic may refer to: Old Church Slavonic language Common Slavonic language This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Grad or gorod (Cyrillic: град, город) is a Slavic word for town or city. ...


The city is spelled Ужгород in both Ukrainian and Russian, transliterated "Uzhhorod" from Ukrainian, "Uzhgorod" from Russian. Consequently, the city was widely known in English language contexts as Uzhgorod during the Soviet era. Transliteration is the practice of transcribing a word or text written in one writing system into another writing system. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Soviet redirects here. ...


Uzhhorod is located at 48°37′N, 22°18′E. Its population in 2004 was 111,300. shelby was here 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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History

The best known of the first city founders are the Slavs. One of their tribes – White Croats – settled the area of the modern Uzhhorod in the second half of the first Millennium AD. During the 9th century a fortified castle changed into a fortified early feudal town-settlement, which became the centre of a new Slavonic principality, at the head of which was a legendary prince Laborets. White Croats migrated to modern Dalmatia (coastal part of Croatia) as part of the migration of the Croats in 610-641 A.D.[1] ... As a means of recording the passage of time the 9th century was that century that lasted from 801 to 900. ... Roland pledges his fealty to Charlemagne; from a manuscript of a chanson de geste. ...


In 903 AD Hungarian tribes, headed by their leader Árpád, stormed the Hungvar fortress. The forces were not equal and Laborets was defeated. Events Vikings invade England. ... Árpád Árpád (c. ...


After the arrival of the Hungarians, the small town began to extend its borders. In 12411242 the Tatars of Batu Khan burnt the settlement. In the early 14th century Uzhhorod showed strong resistance to the new Hungarian rulers of the Anjou dynasty. From 1318 for 360 years, the Druhetts (Italian Counts) owned the town. During that period Philip Druhett built a new stone fortress on the place of the modern castle. Together with the castle the city began to grow. Already in 1430 Uzhhorod acquired some privileges from the king and was officially called "The Privileged City of Uzhhorod". Events April 5 - Mongols of Golden Horde under the command of Subotai defeat feudal Polish nobility, including Knights Templar, in the battle of Liegnitz April 27 - Mongols defeat Bela IV of Hungary in the battle of Sajo. ... // Events April 5 - During a battle on the ice of Chudskoye Lake, Russian forces rebuff an invasion attempt by the Teutonic Knights. ... Tatars (Tatar: Tatarlar/Татарлар), sometimes spelled Tartar (more about the name), is a collective name applied to the Turkic speaking people of Eastern Europe and Central Asia. ... Batu Khan (Russian: , Ukrainian: ) (c. ... This 14th-century statue from south India depicts the gods Shiva (on the left) and Uma (on the right). ... Modern département of Maine-et-Loire, which largely corresponds to Anjou Anjou is a former county (c. ... Events 1 April: Berwick-upon-Tweed is captured by the Scottish from the English Emperor Go-Daigo ascends to the throne of Japan End of the reign of Emperor Hanazono, emperor of Japan Pope John XXII declares the doctrines of the Franciscans advocating ecclesiastical poverty erroneous Qalaun Mosque, Cairo... // Events May 23 - Joan of Arc is captured by the Burgundians while leading an army to relieve Compiègne The Ottoman Empire captures Thessalonica from the Venetians First use of optical methods in the creation of Art A map of Europe in 1430. ...

Greek Catholic Cathedral in Uzhhorod

During the 1617th centuries there were many handicraft corporations in Uzhhorod. In this period the city was engaged in the religious fight between primarily Protestant Transylvania and Catholic Austria. In 1646 the Uzhhorod Union was proclaimed and the Greek-Catholic church was established in Subcarpathia, in a ceremony held in the Uzhhorod castle by the Vatican Aegis. In 1707 Uzhhorod was the residence of Ferenc II Rákóczi, the leader of the national-liberation war of the Hungarian people. Image File history File links File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... (15th century - 16th century - 17th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 16th century was that century which lasted from 1501 to 1600. ... (16th century - 17th century - 18th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 17th century was that century which lasted from 1601-1700. ... Topics in Christianity Movements · Denominations Ecumenism · Preaching · Prayer Music · Liturgy · Calendar Symbols · Art · Criticism Important figures Apostle Paul · Church Fathers Constantine · Athanasius · Augustine Anselm · Aquinas · Palamas · Wycliffe Tyndale · Luther · Calvin · Wesley Arius · Marcion of Sinope Pope · Archbishop of Canterbury Patriarch of Constantinople Christianity Portal This box:      Protestantism encompasses the forms... Map of Romania with Transylvania in yellow Transylvania (Romanian: or ; Hungarian: ; German: ; Serbian: / or / ) is a historical region in central and western Romania. ... 1646 (MDCXLVI) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 10-day slower Julian calendar). ... Events January 1 - John V is crowned King of Portugal March 26 - The Acts of Union becomes law, making the separate Kingdoms of England and Scotland into one country, the Kingdom of Great Britain. ... Prince Francis II Rákóczi (historically also spelled Rákóczy, in Hungarian: , in Slovak: ) (1676 - 1735) was a Hungarian noble, duke of Transylvania, then leader of the Å ariÅ¡ county, who in 1703-1711 rebelled against Habsburg rule in northern parts of the Kingdom of Hungary. ...


The beginning of the 19th century was characterized by economic changes, including the first factories in the city. The greatest influence on Uzhhorod among the political events of the 19th century was made by the Hungarian revolution from control of Austria, during which native Hungarian nobility to assert their right to dominate all other peoples of Hungary. (18481849.) March 27, 1848 was officially celebrated in the city as the overthrow of the monarchy in Hungary. In 1872 the first railway "Uzhhorod–Chop" began to work. Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1848 (MDCCCXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Monday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... 1849 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... March 27 is the 86th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (87th in leap years). ...


According to the 1910 census, the city had 16,919 inhabitants, of which 13,590 (80.3%) were Magyars, 1,219 (7.2%) Slovakians, 1,151 (6.8%) Germans, 641 (3.8%) Rusyns and 1.6% Czechs.[1] In the same time, the municipal area of the city had a population composed of 10,541 (39.05%) Hungarians, 9,908 (36.71%) Slovaks, and 5,520 (20.45%) Rusyns.[2] Year 1910 (MCMX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The Slovaks are a western Slavic ethnic group that primarily inhabits Slovakia and speak the Slovak language, which is closely related to the Czech language. ... Rusyns, also called Ruthenians, Ruthenes, Rusins, Carpatho-Rusins, and Russniaks, are a modern group of ethnic groups that speak the Rusyn language and are descended from the minority of Ruthenians who did not adopt a Ukrainian national identity and become Ukrainians in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. ...


The First World War slowed down the tempo of city development. On September 10, 1919 Subcarpathia was officially annexed to the Republic of Czechoslovakia. Uzhhorod became the administrative center of the territory. During these years Uzhhorod developed into an architecturally modern city. After the Munich Treaty Uzhhorod became part of the Slovak half of the new Czecho-Slovak state. Ypres, 1917, in the vicinity of the Battle of Passchendaele. ... September 10 is the 253rd day of the Gregorian calendar (254th in leap years). ... Year 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar). ... // Carpathian Ruthenia, aka Transcarpathian Ruthenia, Subcarpathian Rus, Subcarpathia (Rusyn and Ukrainian: Карпатська Русь, romanised: Karpats’ka Rus’; Slovak and Czech: Podkarpatská Rus; Hungarian: Kárpátalja; Romanian: Transcarpatia; Yiddish: ) is a small region of Central Europe, now mostly in western Ukraines Zakarpattia Oblast (Ukrainian: Zakarpats’ka oblast’), easternmost Slovakia (largely in...

Uzhhorod's former synagogue, the now Philharmonic Orchestra.

After the Vienna Award in 1938 Uzhhorod was transferred to Hungary. Till the end of 1944 the fights of the Second World War came close to Uzhhorod. On October 27, 1944 the city was captured by the troops of the Fourth Ukrainian Front. Image File history File links File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... A synagogue (from ancient Greek: , transliterated synagogē, assembly; Hebrew: beit knesset, house of assembly; Yiddish: , shul; Ladino: , esnoga) is a Jewish house of worship. ... The two Vienna Awards or Vienna Arbitration Awards or Vienna Arbitral Awards or Vienna Diktats or Viennese Arbitrals is the name of two arbitral awards (1938 and 1940), by which arbiters of the National Socialist Germany and of Fascist Italy tried to enforce territorial claims of the Revisionist Hungary ruled... Year 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ... Mushroom cloud from the nuclear explosion over Nagasaki rising 18 km into the air. ... is the 300th day of the year (301st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...


This period brought significant changes. At the outskirts of Uzhhorod new enterprises were constructed and the old enterprises were renewed. On June 29, 1945 Subcarpathian Ukraine became a part of the Ukrainian SSR of the USSR. That year the Uzhhorod State University (now Uzhhorod National University) was also opened. Since January 1946 Uzhhorod was the center of newly formed Zakarpatska oblast. is the 180th day of the year (181st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1945and died 2007 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar). ... State motto: Пролетарі всіх країн, єднайтеся! Official language None. ... Year 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full 1946 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Since 1991 Uzhhorod has become one of 23 regional capitals within Ukraine. Of these, Uzhhorod is the smallest and westernmost. Year 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the 1991 Gregorian calendar). ...


In 2002, after some controversy, a bust of TomᚠMasaryk, Czechoslovakia's first president, was unveiled in a main square of the city. A similar bust was unveiled in 1928 on the 10th anniversary of Czechoslovak independence, but was removed by the Hungarians when they took over the region in 1939. Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk, portrait by Josef Jindřich Šechtl, 1918 Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk (IPA: ), sometimes called Thomas Masaryk in English, (March 7, 1850 - September 14, 1937) was an advocate of Czechoslovak independence during WW I and became the first President of Czechoslovakia. ...


Demographics

According to the Ukrainian 2001 census, the population of Uzhhorod included:[3] The first Ukrainian Census after the dissolution of the Soviet Union was carried out by State Statistics Committee of Ukraine on December 5, 2001, twelve years after the last All-Union census in 1989. ...

Languages Romani, languages of native region Religions Christianity, Islam Related ethnic groups South Asians (Desi) The Roma (singular Rom; sometimes Rroma, Rrom) or Romanies are an ethnic group living in many communities all over the world. ...

Transport

Uzhhorod has a railway station which consists of Uzhhorod-1 (Uzhhorod Central Rail Terminal), Uzhhorod-2, Uzhhorod-3, Pavlovo, Domanynci-1, Domanynci-2 stations. Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1280 × 960 pixel, file size: 242 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Railway station. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1280 × 960 pixel, file size: 242 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Railway station. ... The Uzhhorod Rail Comlex in Uzhhorod, Ukraine, consisits of two railway stations: the Uzhhorod Central Terminal and the Uzhhorod Suburban Rail Terminal. ... The Uzhhorod Rail Comlex in Uzhhorod, Ukraine, consisits of two railway stations: the Uzhhorod Central Terminal and the Uzhhorod Suburban Rail Terminal. ...


Uzhhorod has an international airport: Uzhhorod International Airport. Airport code: UDJ. It is one of the biggest airports in Ukraine. Has one terminal. There are flights to Ukrainian airports and airports in Georgia, Turkey and Hungary. Antonov An-24 turboprop transport at the airport. ... Antonov An-24 turboprop transport at the airport. ...


The public transportation is middle developed. There are buses and microbuses on about 50 routes.


Sister Cities

Uzhhorod currently has eight sister cities: Sign denoting twin towns of Neckarsulm, Germany Town twinning is a concept whereby towns or cities in geographically and politically distinct areas are paired with the goal of fostering human contact and cultural links. ...

Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ... Békéscsaba (Romanian: BichiÅŸciaba; Slovakian: Békéšska ÄŒaba) is an urban county in Southeast Hungary, the capital of the county Békés. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ... Nyíregyháza (IPA: /ɲireÉŸhazÉ’/; approximate pronunciation: nyee-redy-haa-zah ) is a city in North-east Hungary and the county capital of Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Position of Moscow in Europe Coordinates: , Country District Subdivision Russia Central Federal District Federal City Government  - Mayor Yuriy Luzhkov Area  - City 1,081 km²  (417. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Orel or Oryol (Орёл) is a city in Russia, administrative center of the Oryol Oblast. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Croatia. ... Pula (Croatia) Pula (Croatian Pula, Italian Pola; the city has an official Croatian-Italian bilingualism [1] - in Istriot Pula, German Polei, Slovenian Pulj) is the largest city in Istria, Croatia, situated at the southern tip of the peninsula, with a population of 62,080 (2006). ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Corvallis (IPA: ) is a city located in central western Oregon, USA. Originally called Marysville, (possibly after early settler Mary Lloyd but now thought to be derived from French fur-trappers naming of a local paek after the Virgin Mary [1]), the legislative assembly changed the citys name to Corvallis... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Darmstadt is a city in the Bundesland (federal state) of Hesse in Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Slovakia. ... Statue of KoÅ¡ices coat of arms St. ...

People

János Erdélyi (Kapos, 1814 – Sárospatak, January 23, 1868) was a Hungarian poet, critic, author, philosopher and ethnographist. ... The poor poet A poet is a person who writes poetry. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... A philosopher is a person who thinks deeply regarding people, society, the world, and/or the universe. ... Shlomo Ganzfried (Solomon ben Joseph Ganzfried; Hungary, 1804 to 1886) was an Orthodox rabbi and posek best known as author of the work of Halakha (Jewish law), the Kitzur Shulkhan Arukh (Hebrew: קיצור שולחן ערוך, Abbreviated Shulkhan Arukh), by which title he is also known. ... Separate articles treat Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Orthodox Judaism. ... Rabbi, in Judaism, means a religious ‘teacher’, or more literally, ‘great one’. The word Rabbi is derived from the Hebrew root word , rav, which in biblical Hebrew means ‘great’ or ‘distinguished (in knowledge)’. Sephardic and Yemenite Jews pronounce this word ribbÄ«; the modern Israeli pronunciation rabbÄ« is derived from a... Posek (Hebrew פוסק, IPA: , pl. ... Józef Kasparek (1915-2002) was a Polish lawyer, historian and political scientist. ... A lawyer, according to Blacks Law Dictionary, is a person learned in the law; as an attorney, counsel or solicitor; a person licensed to practice law. ... An historian is someone who writes history, a written accounting of the past. ... See also: Political Science Notable political scientists Kenneth Arrow - Nobel Memorial Prize winning economist who published influential paper on his widely cited Arrows Impossibility Theorem Robert Axelrod Duncan Black - Responsible for unearthing the work of many early political scientists, including Charles Dodgson Jean-Charles de Borda - 18th century mathematician... Mikhail Kopelman is a Ukrainian violinist. ... A violinist is an instrumentalist who plays the violin. ... Samuel Lipschütz (July 4, 1863–1905) was a chess player and author and was chess champion of the United States from 1891–1894. ... Chess is a recreational and competitive game for two players. ... Cosette Dwyer is an amazing author. ... Avhustyn Voloshyn (Ukrainian: , 1874–1945) was a Subcarpathian politician, teacher, and essayist. ... Subcarpathian voivodship since 1999 The Subcarpathian Voivodship (in Polish województwo podkarpackie) is an administrative and local government region or voivodship of south-eastern Poland. ... The Politics series Politics Portal This box:      A politician is an individual who is a formally recognized and active member of a government, or a person who influences the way a society is governed through an understanding of political power and group dynamics. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... An essayist is an author who writes compositions which can be about any particular subject. ...

See also

// Carpathian Ruthenia, aka Transcarpathian Ruthenia, Subcarpathian Rus, Subcarpathia (Ukrainian: Karpats’ka Rus’; Slovak and Czech: Podkarpatská Rus; Hungarian: Kárpátalja; Romanian: Transcarpatia) is a small region of Central Europe, now mostly in western Ukraines Zakarpattia Oblast (Ukrainian: Zakarpats’ka oblast’) and easternmost Slovakia (largely in Prešov kraj...

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  1. ^ Atlas and Gazetteer of Historic Hungary 1914, Talma Kiadó
  2. ^ Ung County (English). Genealogy Online. Retrieved on March 17, 2007.
  3. ^ Zakarpattia Region (English). Ukrainian 2001 census. Retrieved on March 17, 2007.

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External links

  • Uzhhorod city site
  • Uzhhorod in the Encyclopedia of Ukraine
  • Map of Uzhhorod area (Russian)
  • Uzhhorod in old postcards
  • Google Map of Uzhgorod


COA of Zakarpattia Oblast Administrative divisions of Zakarpattia Oblast, Ukraine Flag of Ukraine

Raions: Berehivskyi | Irshavskyi | Khustskyi | Mizhhirskyi | Mukachivskyi | Perechynskyi | Rakhivskyi | Svaliavskyi | Tiachivskyi | Uzhhorodskyi | Velykobereznianskyi | Volovetskyi | Vynohradivskyi Image File history File links CarpathianRutheniaCoA.svg‎ Based on Image:Czechoslovakia_COA_medium. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... Raions of Ukraine (Ukrainian: ) are small territorial units of subdivision of Ukraine. ... General data Country: Ukraine Oblast: Zakarpattia Oblast Established:  ? Area:  ? km² Population: — Total: — Density ? ? p/km² Area code:  ?-XXXX Postal index:  ? Administrative subdivisions Center: Mukachevo Cities:  ? Towns:  ? Villages:  ? Official information Governor:  ? Website: [?] The Mukachivskyi Raion (Ukrainian: , Hungarian: ) is a raion (district) of the Zakarpattia Oblast (province). ... General data Country: Ukraine Oblast: Zakarpattia Oblast Established: Area: 870 km² Population: — Total: — Density 74,399 85. ...

Cities: Berehove | Chop | Irshava | Khust | Mukachevo | Perechyn | Rakhiv | Svaliava | Tiachiv | Uzhhorod | Vynohradiv As of January 1, 2006 there are 457 cities (Ukrainian: мiсто, misto) in Ukraine. ... Berehove (in Ukrainian: Берегове (Berehove), in Ruthenian: Берегово (Berehovo), in Russian: Берегово (Beregovo), in Rumanian: Berg, in Hungarian: Beregszász, in German: Bergsaß, in Slovak and Czech: Berehovo) is a city in western Ukraine, Zakarpattia Oblast. ... Chop (Ukrainian Чоп) is a city in the Zakarpattia Oblast, Ukraine. ... Irshava (Ukrainian: Hungarian: Ilosva) is a city in Ukraine, Zakarpattia Oblast. ... Khust (Ukrainian and Rusyn: Xуст, Romanian: Hust, Hungarian: Huszt, Czech and Slovak: Chust) is a city located on the Khustets River in the Zakarpattia oblast (province) in western Ukraine. ... Mukacheve (Мукачеве, Ruthenian: Мукачів (Mukachiv), Russian: Мукачево (Mukachevo), Hungarian: Munkács, Slovak and Czech: Mukačevo, German: Munkatsch, Yiddish: Munkacz) is a city in Zakarpattya region of southwestern Ukraine. ... Perechyn (Ukrainian: , Hungarian: ) is a city in Zakarpattia Oblast, Ukraine. ... Rakhiv (Ukrainian: , Hungarian: Rahó, Romanian: Rahău, Russian: , translit. ... Svaliava (Ukrainian: , Hungarian: Szolyva) is a city located on the Latorytsia River in the Zakarpattia Oblast (province) in western Ukraine. ... Tiachiv (Ukrainian: , Hungarian: TécsÅ‘, Romanian: Teceu) is a city located on the Tisza River in the Zakarpattia Oblast (province) in western Ukraine. ... Vynohradiv (Ukrainian: Rusyn:Сивлюш (Sevlyush), Hungarian: NagyszÅ‘llÅ‘s, Romanian: SeleuÅŸu Mare) is a city in western Ukraine, Zakarpattia Oblast. ...

Urban-type settlements: Mizhhiria | Velykyy Bereznyi | Velykyy Bychkiv | Volovets | more... As of January 1, 2006 there are 886 urban-type settlements (Ukrainian: , translit. ... Velykyy Bychkiv (Ukrainian: , Hungarian: , Romanian: , Slovak: ) is an urban-type settlement in Rakhivskyi Raion (district), Zakarpattia Oblast (Transcarpathian province), in the west-most part of Ukraine. ... As of January 1, 2006 there are 886 urban-type settlements (Ukrainian: , translit. ...

Villages: Velykyi Rakovets | Kuzmyno | more... Velykyi Rakovets (Ukrainian: ; Rusyn: ; Hungarian: ; Slovak: ) is a village located in the Irshavskiy Raion (district) in the Zakarpattia Oblast (province) in western Ukraine. ... Kuzmyno (Ukrainian: , translit. ...


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Uzhhorod became a bishopric of the Ukrainian Catholic Uniate Church in 1775 and was the center of the Ukrainian national and Russophile movements in the 19th and early 20th cent.
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Uzhhorod (Ukrainian, Russian: Ужгород, Hungarian: Ungvar, German: Ushhorod) is a city in western Ukraine, the administrative center of Zakarpatska Oblast (Transcarpthian Region).
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Anyway, Uzhhorod is a very interesting place to visit because thre cultures (the European West and the Ukrainian and Russian East) cross here.
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