Skvira

Skvira

 

a city and administrative center of Skvira Raion, Kiev Oblast, Ukrainian SSR; located 121 km southwest of Kiev. Railroad terminus of a branch line of the Kiev-Kazatin line. Population, 18,300 (1975). Skvira has food-processing and light-industry enterprises. [23–1491–]

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Freshwater mollusks were collected during 2016-2017 from river basins and their tributaries-rivers Teteriv and Sluch (Zhytomyr region), Bucha, Ros, Skvira (Kiev region).
I used to think it had to do with my family origins: my grandfathers hailed from Odessa and Riga and my step-grandfather grew up in Skvira, a town in Kiev Province.
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The Skver dynasty was founded in Skvira, in present-day Ukraine, by Reb Yitzchak Twerski, a direct descendant of the Baal Shem Tov.
18, 1856, Skvira, near Kiev, Ukraine, Russian Empire--d.