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Givat Shapira

This article is about the moshav. For the neighbourhood of Jerusalem, see French Hill.
Givat Shapira
גִּבְעַת שַׁפִּירָא
Givat Shapira
Givat Shapira

Coordinates: 32°21′28.07″N 34°52′30.36″E / 32.3577972°N 34.8751000°E / 32.3577972; 34.8751000Coordinates: 32°21′28.07″N 34°52′30.36″E / 32.3577972°N 34.8751000°E / 32.3577972; 34.8751000

Council Hefer Valley
Region Sharon plain
Affiliation Agricultural Union
Founded 1958

Givat Shapira (Hebrew: גִּבְעַת שַׁפִּירָא, lit. Shapiro Hill) is a moshav in central Israel. Located in the Sharon plain near Netanya, it falls under the jurisdiction of Hefer Valley Regional Council. In 2006 it had a population of 218.

The moshav was founded in 1958 and was named in honour of Zvi Hermann Schapira, the man who suggested the establishment of the Jewish National Fund.

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