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Alternate names: Pruzhany [Rus], Prużana [Pol], Pružany [Bel], Pruzhani [Yid], Pruzhana, Prozhani, Pruzhene, Pruzin. Russian/Belarusian: Пружаны.פרוזשענע

Yiddish. 52°33' N, 24°28' E, 45 miles NE of Brest (Brest-Litovsk) and 158.4 miles SW of Minsk.. 1900 Jewish population: 5,080. Yizkors:

  • Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), p. 1031: "Pruzhana".
  • Pinkas HaKehilot, Poland, Vol. 5 (1990), p. 299-305: "Pruzana"
  • Shtetl Finder (1980), p. 77: "Pruzhani".

http://users.i.com.ua/~pruzany/ [October 2001]

Jewish cemetery photos. [February 2010]

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