Senno or Syanno (Belarusian: Сянно, Russian: Сенно́, Polish: Sienno, Lithuanian: Siano) is a city in the Vitebsk Region of Belarus. It is 58 km (36 mi) southwest of Vitebsk on the southern shore of Senno Lake. As of the 2018, the population was 7,092.
|Elevation||176 m (577 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC+3 (EET)|
|Area code||+375 2135|
The village is first mentioned in a document of 1442. Fairs were held there, and a lively hay market gave it its name (Russian: сено seno 'hay'). From the first half of the 17th century it belonged to the Sapieha family; from the second half of the 18th century, to the Ogińskis. In 1772 it became part of the Russian Empire.
- The murder of the Jews of Syanno during World War II, at Yad Vashem website
- Syanno, Belarus at JewishGen