In Yiddish, Khveidan,
also Chveidan is a town inŠilalė district municipality,
County,Lithuania. According to the 2001 census, the town has a population of 1934 people
Kvedarna (also known as Chweidan or Chaviadan)
is a small country town on the coastal plain of north-western
Lithuania, which was once home to about 120 Jewish
families. This website is a record of that community,
which was exterminated in the Holocaust.
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