Irshava

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Irshava
Іршава
City of district significance
Irshava skyline
Irshava skyline
Coat of arms of Irshava
Coat of arms
Irshava is located in Zakarpattia Oblast
Irshava
Irshava
Location of Irshava
Coordinates: 48°18′00″N 23°03′00″E / 48.30000°N 23.05000°E / 48.30000; 23.05000Coordinates: 48°18′00″N 23°03′00″E / 48.30000°N 23.05000°E / 48.30000; 23.05000
Country  Ukraine
Oblast Coat of Arms of Transcarpathian Oblast.png Zakarpattia Oblast
Raion Irshava Raion
Founded 1341
Incorporated 1982
Government
 • Mayor Stepan Bobyk
Elevation 134 m (440 ft)
Population (2016)
 • Total 9,245
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 90100
Area code(s) +380-3144
Climate Cfb
Website http://irshava.com.ua/

Irshava (Ukrainian: Іршава, Yiddish: אורשיווא‎) is a city located in Zakarpattia Oblast (province) in western Ukraine. It is the administrative center of Irshava Raion (district). Population: 9,245 (2016 est.)[1].

Names[edit]

There are several alternative names used for this city: Rusyn: Иршава; Hungarian: Ilosva, German: Irschawa, Slovak: Iršava, Romanian: Iloșva, Russian: Иршава.

Demographics[edit]

In 2001, population was 10,515. It included:[2]

Native language in 2001:[3]

Natives[edit]

Rabbi Gruenberger Yaacov [active in Prague Jewish Town Alt-neu Schul synagogue, studied in yeshiva situated of Trnava]

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