Dziewiszewo

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Dziewiszewo
Village
Dziewiszewo is located in Poland
Dziewiszewo
Dziewiszewo
Coordinates: 54°4′2″N 21°36′48″E / 54.06722°N 21.61333°E / 54.06722; 21.61333
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship Warmian-Masurian
County Giżycko
Gmina Gmina Giżycko
Population 20

Dziewiszewo [d͡ʑɛviˈʂɛvɔ] (German: Kühnort) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Giżycko, within Giżycko County, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship, in northern Poland.[1] It lies approximately 10 kilometres (6 mi) west of Giżycko and 80 km (50 mi) north-east of the regional capital Olsztyn.

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany (East Prussia). Following World War II the native German populace was expelled and replaced by Poles.

The village has a population of 20.

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Coordinates: 54°4′2″N 21°36′48″E / 54.06722°N 21.61333°E / 54.06722; 21.61333