Mateikonys

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Mateikonys
Village
Mateikonys is located in Lithuania
Mateikonys
Mateikonys
Location of Mateikonys
Coordinates: 54°11′20″N 25°0′40″E / 54.18889°N 25.01111°E / 54.18889; 25.01111Coordinates: 54°11′20″N 25°0′40″E / 54.18889°N 25.01111°E / 54.18889; 25.01111
Country Lithuania
Ethnographic regionAukštaitija
CountyVilnius County
MunicipalityŠalčininkai district municipality
EldershipEišiškės eldership
Population
 (2011)
 • Total160
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Mateikonys is a village in the Šalčininkai district municipality, Lithuania near the border with Belarus. According to the 2011 census it had population of 160.[1]

From 1923 to 1939 the village was located in Wilno Voivodeship, north-east Second Polish Republic. After the Nazi German and Soviet invasions of Poland in September 1939 the village was transferred to Lithuania according to the Soviet–Lithuanian Mutual Assistance Treaty.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2011 census". Statistikos Departamentas (Lithuania). Retrieved August 17, 2017.
  • (in Polish) Wiktor Noskowski, “Czy Yaffa Eliach przeprosi Polaków?” Mysl Polska (Warsaw), July 20–27, 1997.