Talmei Yehiel

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Talmei Yechiel
Talmei Yechiel is located in Ashkelon region of Israel
Talmei Yechiel
Talmei Yechiel
Coordinates: 31°45′13.31″N 34°45′47.16″E / 31.7536972°N 34.7631000°E / 31.7536972; 34.7631000Coordinates: 31°45′13.31″N 34°45′47.16″E / 31.7536972°N 34.7631000°E / 31.7536972; 34.7631000
DistrictSouthern
CouncilBe'er Tuvia
AffiliationMoshavim Movement
Founded1949
Founded byBulgarian and
Romanian immigrants
Population
 (2017)[1]
986
Websitetalmey-yechiel.org

Talmei Yechiel (Hebrew: תַּלְמֵי יְחִיאֵל, lit. Yechiel Furrows) is a moshav in central Israel. Located near Kiryat Malachi, it falls under the jurisdiction of Be'er Tuvia Regional Council. In 2017 it had a population of 986.[1]

History[edit]

The moshav was founded in 1949 by immigrants from Bulgaria and Romania on land that had belonged to the depopulated Palestinian village of Yasur.[2] It was named after Yechiel Chelnov, a Russian Zionist leader.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Localities File" (XLS). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. 2017. Retrieved 22 April 2019.
  2. ^ Khalidi, Walid (1992), All That Remains: The Palestinian Villages Occupied and Depopulated by Israel in 1948, Washington D.C.: Institute for Palestine Studies, p. 139, ISBN 0-88728-224-5
  3. ^ Mapa's concise gazetteer of Israel (in Hebrew). Yuval Elʻazari (ed.). Tel-Aviv: Mapa Publishing. 2005. p. 571. ISBN 965-7184-34-7.CS1 maint: others (link)

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