Khzhanuv

Name in English: 
  • Khzhanuv
Names in Ukrainian: 
  • Хшанув
Names in Polish: 
Chrzanów
Names in Hebrew: 
כשאנוב
Names in Yiddish: 
קשאנאוו
Coordinates: 
50°8′N 19°24′E

Khzhanuv is located 23 miles west of Krakow in southern Poland. Jews living in Khzhanuv date back to the 16th century. By the middle of the 18th century there was an established Jewish community in Khzhanuv.

To see the Yizkor Book of Jewish Khzhanuv click here.

For the translation version click here.

Khzhanuv in the Virtual Shtetel project.