Pervomaiskyi [Pervomajs’kyj]. Map: IV-17. A town smt (2001 pop 32,523) and raion center in Kharkiv oblast. It was founded in 1924 and was called Lykhacheve until 1952. It produces reinforced-concrete structures, knitwear, and food products.
[This article originally appeared in the Encyclopedia of Ukraine, vol. 3 (1993).]