Əbil

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Əbil
Əbil is located in Azerbaijan
Əbil
Əbil
Coordinates: 39°56′N 48°33′E / 39.933°N 48.550°E / 39.933; 48.550
Country  Azerbaijan
Rayon Saatly
Time zone AZT (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST) AZT (UTC+5)

Əbil (formerly Ukrainskiye Otruba, 26 Bakı Komissarı) is a village and municipality in the Saatly Rayon of Azerbaijan. It has a population of 887.[citation needed] Ukrainskiye Otruba was founded in the nineteenth century by Russian-speaking immigrants from what is now Ukraine.[1] By the 1950s, most Russian speakers had left the village and it was resettled by ethnic Azeris from neighbouring villages. As of 2016, only one Russian-speaker, a 90-year-old man, still lived in Əbil.[2]

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Coordinates: 39°57′N 48°33′E / 39.950°N 48.550°E / 39.950; 48.550