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Nitra district in the Nitra region

Čechynce (Hungarian: Nyitracsehi) is a village and municipality in the Nitra District in western central Slovakia, in the Nitra Region.


In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1248.


The village lies at an altitude of 133 metres and covers an area of 5.861 km². It has a population of about 1030 people.


The village is approximately 46% Slovak and 54% Magyar.


The village has a public library and football pitch.

Genealogical resources[edit]

The records for genealogical research are available at the state archive "Statny Archiv in Nitra, Slovakia"

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1701-1902 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1887-1954 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°15′N 18°10′E / 48.250°N 18.167°E / 48.250; 18.167