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A city of west-central Romania northwest of Bucharest. It was founded by German colonists in the 12th century and became part of Romania in 1920.
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(ˈklʊʒ nɑˈpɔ kɑ)

a city in NW Romania. 318,000. Hungarian, Kolozsvár. Formerly, Cluj (klo͝ozh).
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The major ones are Ger, Belzer, Chabad Lubavitch, Satmar, Klausenberg, Skver, Vishnitz, Karlin, and Bobov.
One of the portraits in diCorcia's collection was of Erno Nussenzweig, a Klausenberg Hasidic Jew.
As a Klausenberg Hasidic Jew, he believes use of his image violates the Second Commandment's prohibition against graven images.