Yelnya, Yelninsky District, Smolensk Oblast

Yelnya
Ельня (Russian)
-  Town[1]  -
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A street in Yelnya
Map of Russia - Smolensk Oblast (2008-03).svg
Location of Smolensk Oblast in Russia
Yelnya is located in Smolensk Oblast
Yelnya
Yelnya
Location of Yelnya in Smolensk Oblast
Coat of Arms of Yelnya.png
Flag of Elnya (Smolensk oblast).png
Coat of arms
Flag
Administrative status (as of February 2014)
CountryRussia
Federal subjectSmolensk Oblast[1]
Administrative districtYelninsky District[1]
Urban settlementYelninskoye[1]
Administrative center ofYelninsky District,[1] Yelninskoye Urban Settlement[1]
Municipal status (as of November 2011)
Municipal districtYelninsky Municipal District[2]
Urban settlementYelninskoye Urban Settlement[2]
Administrative center ofYelninsky Municipal District,[2] Yelninskoye Urban Settlement[3]
Statistics
Area (urban settlement) (February 2014)97.94 km2 (37.81 sq mi)[1]
Population (2010 Census)10,095 inhabitants[4]
Density103/km2 (270/sq mi)[5]
Time zoneMSK (UTC+03:00)[6]
First mentioned1150[7]
Town status since1776[citation needed]
Postal code(s)[8]216330
Dialing code(s)+7 48146[citation needed]
Yelnya on Wikimedia Commons

Yelnya (Russian: Е́льня) is a town and the administrative center of Yelninsky District in Smolensk Oblast, Russia, located on the Desna River, 82 kilometers (51 mi) from Smolensk, the administrative center of the oblast. Population: 10,095 (2010 Census);[4] 10,798 (2002 Census);[9] 9,868 (1989 Census).[10]

Etymology

Yelnya's name is likely related to the Russian word "ель"('yel', lit. fir tree) or "елань" (yelan', lit. land cleared from forest).[citation needed]

Other Languages
العربية: ييلنيا
azərbaycanca: Yelnya
تۆرکجه: یلنیا
беларуская: Ельня (горад)
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Ельня
български: Елня
català: Iélnia
čeština: Jelňa
Deutsch: Jelnja
español: Yelnia
Esperanto: Jelnja
فارسی: یلنیا
français: Ielnia
한국어: 옐냐
hornjoserbsce: Jelnja
italiano: El'nja
Nederlands: Jelnja
日本語: エリニャ
нохчийн: Ельня
norsk: Jelnja
norsk nynorsk: Jelnja
português: Yelnya
русский: Ельня
српски / srpski: Јељња
suomi: Jelnja
Tagalog: Yelnya
татарча/tatarça: Ельня
українська: Єльня
Winaray: Yelnya
中文: 葉利尼亞