Hrubieszów [xruˈbʲɛʂuf] (Yiddish: הרויעשאוו, Ukrainian: Грубешів Hrubeshiv) is a town in southeastern Poland, with a population of 18,661 (2004). It is the capital of Hrubieszów County. Since 1999 Hrubieszów has been part of Lublin Voivodeship (Polish: województwo lubelskie). Earlier, 1975–98, it had been part of Zamość Province (województwo zamojskie). Prior to 1919, it was part of the Russian Empire.