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Pryluky (Ukraine)


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    • Priluki (Chernihivsʹka oblastʹ, Ukraine)
    • Pryluki (Ukraine)
    • Pryluka (Ukraine)
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      • found: Pryluky, 1988:p. 3 (Pryluky is one of the oldest cities in Ukraine, and was first mentioned in 1084. In the Ipatiïvsʹkyĭ litopys the city of Pryluky of the Perei︠a︡slavsʹke kni︠a︡zivstvo was named in the years 1092 and 1139 as a link in the fight against the Polovt︠s︡y. The city was destroyed in 1239 by the Tatar-Mongol horde under Khan Batyĭ. With the decline of the khanate Pryluky was seized by the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. After joining the revolt of B. Khmelʹnyt︠s︡ʹkyĭ in 1648 Pryluky became part of the Prylut︠s︡ʹkyĭ kozat︠s︡ʹkyĭ polk)
      • found: Encyc. of Ukraine:v. 4, p. 260 (Pryluka or Pryluky. A city and raion center in Chernihiv oblast. It was first mentioned as a fortress, in the Hypatian Chronicle under the year 1092. From 1362 Pryluka belonged to the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, and from 1569 to the Polish Commonwealth. Afer joining B. Khmelnytsky's uprising in 1648 it became a regiment center of the Hetman state (1654-1781) and then a county center of Chernihiv viceregerency (1781-1802) and Poltava gubernia (1802-1925). The city was heavily industrialized in the 1930's)
      • found: Ukr. rad. ent︠s︡ykl.:v. 9, p. 87 (Pryluky; a city of the Chernihivsʹka oblastʹ. First mentioned in the Ipatiïvsʹkyĭ litopys in 1092 as a fortress of Kievan Rus. In 1362 it was seized by the Velyke kni︠a︡zivstvo Lytovsʹke and after 1569 it became part of Poland. From 1648-1781 it was the center of the Prylut︠s︡ʹkyĭ polk. In 1654 as part of the Left-Bank Ukraine it was reunited with Russia. Soviet power was established in 1918)
      • found: BGN gaz., USSR:(Pryluki; popl. 48°28ʹN, 24°15ʹE; several cities in Ukraine with variant form Priluki)
      • found: Bolʹsh. sov. ėnt︠s︡ykl., 3rd ed.:v. 20, p. 582 (Priluki; city and raion center of Prilukskiĭ raĭon in Chernigivskai︠a︡ oblastʹ)
      • found: Ukraïna [MAP], 1992:(Pryluky; city in Chernihivsʹka oblastʹ)
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