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 (chər-nēv′tsē, -nyēw′-) or Cher·nov·tsy (-nôf′-)
A city of southwest Ukraine in the foothills of the Carpathian Mountains near the Romanian border. It was a center of the Ukrainian nationalist movement in the 19th and early 20th centuries.
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When I was 9 years old, I was ensnared by the war in Chernivtsi. My mother was killed there.
According to the State Service statistics, the reduction in real wages in June 2015 compared to June 2014 was observed in the Lugansk (39.7%), Donetsk (19.5%), Dnipropetrovsk (27.8%), Chernivtsi (at 29.9%), Ivano-Frankivsk (29.6%), Khmelnytsky, Zhytomyr and Ternopil (by 29.4%), Rivne (29%), Kirovohrad (by 28.9%), Cherkasy (28 , 8%), Zakarpatya (25%) areas and Kiev (19.5%).
He will also visit Parma (Italy), Ljubljana (Slovenia), Rijeka (Croatia), Centinje (Montenegro), Ni (Serbia), Veliko Tarnovo (Bulgaria), Iasi (Romania), Chi?in?u (Moldova), Chernivtsi (Ukraine), Koice (Slovakia), Nowy S?cz (Poland) and Rotterdam (Netherlands).
Onufriy was the former head of the church in Chernivtsi and Bukovyna, in southwest Ukraine.
Then after the election we'll go of our own accord," said 56-year-old Viktor Palamaryuk from the western town of Chernivtsi. "Nobody will take down our tents and barricades," said 34-year-old Volodymyr Shevchenko from the southern Kherson region.
V., (2010), "Landscape-Geochemical Analysis of Rural Geosystems (for example Drachynetskoyi key areas of Bukovina)/Scientific Bulletin of Chernivtsi University: Collected Works, 38-41.
Popov (Chernivtsi National U., Ukraine) and Randrianantoanina (both Miami U., Ohio, US) look at operators defined on function spaces that are small as signs, that is, at {-1, 0, 1}-valued functions.
Seven books of poetry and five books of prose earned Maria Matios an unofficial title of Ukraine's most prolific female author, and the official titles of Chevalier of the Ukrainian Order of Merit and Honorary Citizen of the city of Chernivtsi (Ukraine).
Since "Czernowitz" is the German language version of Chernivtsi, for many a myth will come to mind, a myth that has to do with the poets Paul Celan and Rose Auslander, with numerous newspapers in the city's languages of Yiddish, Romanian, Ukrainian, Polish, and German, with the place of Erwin Chargaff, Joseph Schumpeter, Nathan Birnbaum, Itzig Manger, Eliezar Shteinbarg, Shlomo Bickel, Mihai Eminescu, Joseph Schmidt, Karl Emil Franzos, Zhu Bailan, Aharon Appelfeld, and many others, with the Yiddish Language Conference in 1908, with the Chassidic rabbi dynasty of Sadagora, the numerous "Kaffehauser," a multicultural scenery, and much more.
He says he met a woman named Yulia online and, hoping to marry her, went to her hometown of Chernivtsi.