YASINYA: Zakarpattya, Print

48°16' N, 24°21' E. ALTERNATE NAMES: YASINYA and Ясиня  [RUS], JASIŇA [CZ, SLOV], KÖRÖSMEZÖ [HUN], IASIN and יאסין  [YID], JASSINJA [GER], JASINIA [POL], JASZINYA, JASINJA, IASINIA, YASINA, KŐRÖSMEZŐ, KERESHMEZE. 32 MILES NE OF SIGHETU MARMAŢIEI (SZIGET), 16 MILES NNE OF RAKHIV (RAHÓ).PRE-WWI: IN TISZAVÖLGYI JÁRÁS, MÁRAMAROS MEGYE. Jewish population: 786 (in 1880), 1,471 (in 1930). Pre-WWI: in Tiszavölgyi járás, Máramaros megye.

Ski resort. [July 2013]

Rabbi Avraham Tzvi Bergman (1849-1918), Rabbi of Yasinya, a small town in what was then Maramureş, Hungary.

Old deserted Jewish cemetery exists according to Boris Feldblyum's website. That town (alternate names: JASINA and YASINA) either at 4816 2421 315.0 miles WSW of Kiev or 4845 2410 (JASIEN or YASEN') 306.9 miles WSW of Kiev. [March 2002]

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