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Alternate names: Laižuva [Lith], Laizeve [Yid], Laizhevo [Rus], Łajżew [Pol], Leizeva, Layzhuva, Layazhova, Layazuva, Laižova, Laižuvos, Russian: Лайжево. לײַזעווע-Yiddish.  56°23' N, 22°34' E, 42 miles NW of Šiauliai (Shavl), 30 miles NNE of Telšiai (Telz), on the Latvian border.  1900 Jewish population: 434. Słownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego (1880-1902), V, p. 578: "Łajżew". [March 2009]

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