Ternópil (Тернопіль) is a city in the west of Ukraine. Administratively, Ternopil serves as the administrative centre of Ternopil Oblast. Located on the banks of the Seret. Until 1944, it was known mostly as Tarnopol. Ternopil is one of the major cities of Western Ukraine and the historical regions of Galicia and Podolia. It is served by Ternopil Airport. The population of Ternopil was estimated at 225,238 (2021 est.).