Yid. שעברעשין, Rus. Щебрешин
A town in lubelskie voivodeship with several thousand residents, located on the border between Roztocze Zachodnie and Padół Zamojski, which are separated by river Wieprz flowing near the town. Areas to the west and south-west of Szczebrzeszyn – cut by gorges covered in forest – are the so-called "Piekiełko" [Little Hell]. Szczebrzeszyn Landscape Park was set up there. Several kilometres east, over river Wieprz there is the Roztocze Landscape Park. Szczebrzeszyn is a local road node. Through the town goes No. 858 road from Zamość through Zwierzyniec to Biłgoraj. To the north there is the No.848 road through Turobin to Lublin, another, local road south to Zwierzyniec goes on the western bank of Wieprz. Road No. 74 to Frampol was directed westwards, through Topólcza.