Podolia
or Russian Podolsk geographical name region W Ukraine N of middle Dniester River

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • PODOLIA — PODOLIA, region in S.W. Ukraine; formerly a region of S.E. Poland, passing to Russia in 1793. The history of the Jews in the region was largely dominated by its position as a border territory between Poland Lithuania and the Ottoman Empire.… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Podolia — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Escudo histórico de Podolia Podolia ( en ucraniano: Podillya, en polaco: Podole, también aparece mencionada como Podilia y Podolie ). Región de Europa Oriental que se encuentra actualmente en la zona centrooccidental …   Wikipedia Español

  • PODOLIA — Poloniae regio ampla, ad Orientem et Meridiem, Lithuaniae, et Russiae contermina. Agrô tam fertilis est, ut eius gramen perticam 3. diebus supercrescendo contegat. et ararrum in locis graminosis derclictum paulo pluribus sepiat et cooperiat.… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Podolia — The region of Podolia (also spelled Podilia or Podillya) is a historical region in the west central and south west portions of present day Ukraine, corresponding to Khmelnytskyi Oblast and Vinnytsia Oblast. Northern Transnistria, in Moldova is… …   Wikipedia

  • Podolia — ▪ region, Ukraine Ukrainian  Podillya        region, western Ukraine, south of Volhynia and extending between the rivers Dniester and Southern Buh. The name Podolia appeared in the 14th century when the Poles began to colonize the area. Except… …   Universalium

  • Podolia — (Podol´ja) ► Región de Ucrania, fronteriza con Polonia. Trigo, cebada y remolacha azucarera. Ind. textil, mecánica, alimentaria. Tras un período de dominio tártaro, fue polaca en el s. XVI y, en el s. XVIII, quedó bajo poder de Rusia y Austria.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Podolia Apartments — (Винница,Украина) Категория отеля: Адрес: Zodchyh Street Area, Винница, 21000, У …   Каталог отелей

  • Podolia Governorate — Infobox Russian governorate EnglishName=Podolia Governorate LocalName1=Подільська губернія LocalLangName1=Ukrainian RussianName=Подольская губерния AdmCtrName=Kamenets Podolskiy Gubernia of Podolia, around 1900 FoundationDate=1793 AbolishmentDate …   Wikipedia

  • Gubernia de Podolia — desde 1796 a la Revolución de Octubre. Gubernia de Podolia (Подольская губерния) (desde 1796; Kamenets Podolsk Каменец Подольск) Correspondencia con la actualidad La Gubernia comprendía totalmente o grandes porciones de los Óblast actuales de …   Wikipedia Español

  • FRANK, JACOB, AND THE FRANKISTS — Jacob Frank (1726–1791) was the founder of a Jewish sect named after him which comprised the last stage in the development of the Shabbatean movement. He was born Jacob b. Judah Leib in Korolowka (Korolevo), a small town in Podolia. His family… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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