also known as: Sztrabicsó (HU), Strabichëvo (CZ), Strabychove (RU), Stribitche (Yiddish)
48°23' N / 22°33' E
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was part of the Kingdom of Hungary (11th century - 1920 and 1938-1944) with the name of Sztrabicsó
in Bereg megye (county), next part of Czechoslovakia (1920-1938) with the name of Strabichëvo
in Podkarpatská Rus (Sub-Carpathia), then part of the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic (1945-1991) with the name of Strabychove
and, since 1991, known as Strabychovo, in the Mukachevskiy (Mukachivs'kyy) rayon (district) of Zakarpats'ka oblast (county) of Ukraine.
Other spellings/names for Strabychovo are Mezõterebes, Strabicsó, Strebicsó, Sztrabicsova, Strabichevo and Strabychove. In Yiddish, Strabychovo was referred to as Stribitche
Strabychovo is located about 8.9 miles SW of Mukacheve.
The first Jews probably settled in Strabychovo in the mid-18th century. In 1877, the population of Strabychovo was 893 made up of Hungarians, Rusyns and Jews and comprised the following religions: Roman Catholic (6), Greek Orthodox (815) and Jewish (72).
Today, Strabychovo is a large village of about 3,255 inhabitants. A number of Hungarians, Ukrainians, Rusyns/Ruthenians still live there. A great number of the Jews of Strabychovo were murdered in the Holocaust. No Jews live there today.
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