Kanjiža (Serbian Cyrillic: Кањижа, pronounced [kǎɲiʒa]; formerly Stara Kanjiža, Serbian Cyrillic: Стара Кањижа, Yiddish: קניזשא‎, Hungarian: Magyarkanizsa; formerly Kanizsa) is a town and municipality located in the North Banat District of the autonomous province of Vojvodina, Serbia. Kanjiža town has a population of 9,871, while the Kanjiža municipality has 25,343 inhabitants.

Notable citizens