Podolia

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Podolia or Podilia (Поді́лля, ; Подо́лье; Podolya; Podole; Podolien; Podolė) is a historic region in Eastern Europe, located in the west-central and south-western parts of Ukraine and in northeastern Moldova (i.e. northern Transnistria).wikipedia
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Podolia or Podilia (Поді́лля, ; Подо́лье; Podolya; Podole; Podolien; Podolė) is a historic region in Eastern Europe, located in the west-central and south-western parts of Ukraine and in northeastern Moldova (i.e. northern Transnistria).
In 1430 Podolia was incorporated under the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland as Podolian Voivodeship.

Red Ruthenia

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Podolia lies east of historic Red Ruthenia, i.e. the eastern half of Galicia, beyond the Seret River, a tributary of the Dniester.
It has also sometimes included parts of Lesser Poland, Podolia, "Right-bank Ukraine" and Volhynia.

Khmelnytskyi Oblast

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It is made up of the present-day Ukrainian Vinnytsia Oblast and southern and central Khmelnytskyi Oblast.
It is associated with a historical region of Podolia, yet in reality its territory is split almost in half, the northern in Volhynia, and the southern in Podolia.

Kamianets-Podilskyi

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A moderate climate predominates, with average temperatures at Kamianets-Podilskyi of 9 °C (-4 °C in January, 20 °C in July).
The second part of the name relates to the historic region of Podolia (Подíлля of which Kamianets-Podilskyi is considered to be the historic capital.

Mohyliv-Podilskyi

Mohyliv-PodilskyMogilev-PodolskiyMogilev-Podolsky
The Dniester forms an important channel for trade in the areas of Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Zhvanets and other Podolian river-ports. The chief towns include Kamianets-Podilskyi, the traditional capital, Balta, Bar, Bratslav, Haisyn, Khmelnytskyi, Letychiv, Lityn, Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Nova Ushytsia, Olhopil, Skala-Podilska, Vinnytsia, and Yampil.
It is located in the historic region of Podolia, on the border with Bessarabia, Moldova, along the left bank of the Dniester river.

Volhynia

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In the northwest it borders on Volhynia.
Relative to other historical regions, it is northeast of Galicia, east of Lesser Poland and northwest of Podolia.

Vinnytsia Oblast

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It is made up of the present-day Ukrainian Vinnytsia Oblast and southern and central Khmelnytskyi Oblast.
Bauxite (the ore for aluminum making) has been found for the first time in Podillia.

Khmelnytskyi, Ukraine

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The chief towns include Kamianets-Podilskyi, the traditional capital, Balta, Bar, Bratslav, Haisyn, Khmelnytskyi, Letychiv, Lityn, Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Nova Ushytsia, Olhopil, Skala-Podilska, Vinnytsia, and Yampil.
Khmelnytskyi is located in the historic region of Podolia on the banks of the Buh River.

Lityn

The chief towns include Kamianets-Podilskyi, the traditional capital, Balta, Bar, Bratslav, Haisyn, Khmelnytskyi, Letychiv, Lityn, Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Nova Ushytsia, Olhopil, Skala-Podilska, Vinnytsia, and Yampil.
Lityn (Літин, Lityn) is a town in Vinnytsia Oblast (province), located in the historic region of the Podilia.

Vinnytsia

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The chief towns include Kamianets-Podilskyi, the traditional capital, Balta, Bar, Bratslav, Haisyn, Khmelnytskyi, Letychiv, Lityn, Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Nova Ushytsia, Olhopil, Skala-Podilska, Vinnytsia, and Yampil.
It is the administrative center of Vinnytsia Oblast and the largest city in the historic region of Podillia.

Bratslav

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The chief towns include Kamianets-Podilskyi, the traditional capital, Balta, Bar, Bratslav, Haisyn, Khmelnytskyi, Letychiv, Lityn, Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Nova Ushytsia, Olhopil, Skala-Podilska, Vinnytsia, and Yampil.
It is a medieval European city and a regional center of the Eastern Podolia region (see Bratslav Voivodeship) founded by government of the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland, which dramatically lost its importance during the 19th-20th centuries.

Letychiv

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The chief towns include Kamianets-Podilskyi, the traditional capital, Balta, Bar, Bratslav, Haisyn, Khmelnytskyi, Letychiv, Lityn, Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Nova Ushytsia, Olhopil, Skala-Podilska, Vinnytsia, and Yampil.
Administrative center since Tsarist times, formerly in Podolia Province, although now it is administratively a part of the Letychiv Raion.

Balta, Odessa Oblast

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The chief towns include Kamianets-Podilskyi, the traditional capital, Balta, Bar, Bratslav, Haisyn, Khmelnytskyi, Letychiv, Lityn, Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Nova Ushytsia, Olhopil, Skala-Podilska, Vinnytsia, and Yampil.
It is located in the historic Podolia region of Ukraine.

Skala-Podilska

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The chief towns include Kamianets-Podilskyi, the traditional capital, Balta, Bar, Bratslav, Haisyn, Khmelnytskyi, Letychiv, Lityn, Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Nova Ushytsia, Olhopil, Skala-Podilska, Vinnytsia, and Yampil.
Geographically the town is located in the western Podolia, hence the name.

Haisyn

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The chief towns include Kamianets-Podilskyi, the traditional capital, Balta, Bar, Bratslav, Haisyn, Khmelnytskyi, Letychiv, Lityn, Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Nova Ushytsia, Olhopil, Skala-Podilska, Vinnytsia, and Yampil.
Its population is It is located in the eastern part of the historical region of Podolia.

Nova Ushytsia

The chief towns include Kamianets-Podilskyi, the traditional capital, Balta, Bar, Bratslav, Haisyn, Khmelnytskyi, Letychiv, Lityn, Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Nova Ushytsia, Olhopil, Skala-Podilska, Vinnytsia, and Yampil.
It is located in the historical region of Podolia.

Ternopil Oblast

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The Podolian lands further include parts of adjacent Ternopil Oblast in the west and Kiev Oblast in the northeast.

Moldova

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Podolia or Podilia (Поді́лля, ; Подо́лье; Podolya; Podole; Podolien; Podolė) is a historic region in Eastern Europe, located in the west-central and south-western parts of Ukraine and in northeastern Moldova (i.e. northern Transnistria).
The 19th century saw the arrival of many more Ukrainians from Podolia and Galicia, as well as new communities, such as Lipovans, Bulgarians, and Germans.

Tivertsi

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Nestor in the Primary Chronicle mentions four apparently Slavic tribes: the Buzhans and Dulebes along the Southern Bug River, and the Tivertsi and Ulichs along the Dniester.
The Tivertsi were one of the tribes that formed the Moldovan and Ukrainian ethnicities, namely the sub-ethnic and historic region of Podolia.

Podolian Voivodeship

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After the death of the Lithuanian prince Vytautas (Vitovt) in 1430, Podolia was incorporated into Podolian Voivodeship of the Polish Crown, with the exception of its eastern part, the Province of Bratslav, which remained with Lithuania until its union with Poland in the Union of Lublin of 1569.
Together with the Bracław Voivodeship it formed the region of Podolia, which in the Kingdom of Poland was part of Lesser Poland Province.

Galicia (Eastern Europe)

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Podolia lies east of historic Red Ruthenia, i.e. the eastern half of Galicia, beyond the Seret River, a tributary of the Dniester.
There is considerable overlap between Galicia and Podolia (to the east) as well as between Galicia and south-west Ruthenia, especially in a cross-border region (centred on Carpathian Ruthenia) inhabited by various nationalities.

Olhopil, Vinnytsia Oblast

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The chief towns include Kamianets-Podilskyi, the traditional capital, Balta, Bar, Bratslav, Haisyn, Khmelnytskyi, Letychiv, Lityn, Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Nova Ushytsia, Olhopil, Skala-Podilska, Vinnytsia, and Yampil.
Before the 1917 Revolution, Olgopol (also, spelled Olhopil) was a district town in the province of Podolia.

Bar, Vinnytsia Oblast

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The chief towns include Kamianets-Podilskyi, the traditional capital, Balta, Bar, Bratslav, Haisyn, Khmelnytskyi, Letychiv, Lityn, Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Nova Ushytsia, Olhopil, Skala-Podilska, Vinnytsia, and Yampil.
It is the administrative center of the Bar Raion (district), and is part of the historic region of Podolia.

Kiev

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Prince Oleg of Kiev, extended his rule over this territory known as the Ponizie, or "lowlands."
With the 1569 (Union of Lublin), when the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth was established, the Lithuanian-controlled lands of the Kiev region (Podolia, Volhynia, and Podlachia) were transferred from the Grand Duchy of Lithuania to the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland, and Kiev became the capital of Kiev Voivodeship.

Podolian Governorate

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From 1793–1917, part of the region was the Podolia Governorate (Russian: Подольская губерния [Podol’skaja gubernija]; Ukrainian: Подільська губернія [Podil’s’ka hubernija]) in southwestern Russia bordering with Austria across the Zbruch River and with Bessarabia across the Dniester.
The Podolia Governorate or Government of Podolia, set up after the Second Partition of Poland, comprised a governorate (guberniya) of the Russian Empire from 1793 to 1917, of the Ukrainian People's Republic from 1917 to 1921, and of the Ukrainian SSR from 1921 to 1925.