a city, administrative center of Anan’ev Raion, Odessa Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, 15 km from the Zherebkovo railroad station and 184 km northwest of Odessa. The population in 1969 was 11,400. Industry includes a cannery, a creamery, and a brickyard. There is also an agricultural technical school of accounting. Anan’ev was founded in the middle of the 18th century.