Ganchesty - XLIV-26

  • Year: 1916
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Гинчешты  Hînceştii [Mold], Ganchesty [Rus, before 1940], Kotovskoye [Rus, 1940-65], Kotovsk [Rus, 1965-90], Hânceşti [Rom],

Hontchest [Yid], Khencheshti, Gincheshty, Gynchesht', Khynchesht'  

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Brockhaus-Efron Jewish Encyclopedia  Gancheshti is a town in the Chisinau district of Bessarabian province. According to the revision

of 1847, the Ganchesh “Jewish community” consisted of 372 souls; according to the 1897 census, there were 5,044 inhabitants, of which

2,278 were Jews.


Резены  Răzeni [Rom], Rezeny [Rus], Rezeni, Risineh, Rezyani, Rezen'  

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