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Skyline of Peremyshliany
Skyline of Peremyshliany
Flag of Peremyshliany
Coat of arms of Peremyshliany
Coat of arms
Country  Ukraine
Province Flag of Lviv Oblast.png Lviv Oblast
Raion Peremyshliany Raion
First mentioned 1437
Magdeburg rights 1623
Population (2013)
 • Total 6,874
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Peremyshliany is located in Lviv Oblast
Location in Lviv Oblast, Ukraine

Peremyshliany (Ukrainian: Перемишляни, Polish: Przemyślany, Yiddish: פרימישלאן‎) is a town in Lviv Oblast (region) of Ukraine. It is administrative center of the Peremyshliany Raion. Population: 6,874 (2013 est.)[1].

Przemyslany, as the town is called in Polish, was first mentioned as a village in 1437. Until the Partitions of Poland (1772), it was part of Poland’s Ruthenian Voivodeship. In 1623, Przemyslany received Magdeburg rights. In 1772 - 1918, it belonged to Austrian Galicia, and in 1918, it returned to Poland. In the Second Polish Republic, it was the seat of a county in Tarnopol Voivodeship. The town had a Jewish population of 2,934 in 1900.[2]

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Coordinates: 49°40′12″N 24°33′34″E / 49.67000°N 24.55944°E / 49.67000; 24.55944