[per-its; Yiddish. pe-rets]
Perez, Isaac Loeb: see Peretz, Isaac Loeb.
Smolenskin, Perez, c.1842-1885, Russian novelist and essayist who wrote in Hebrew. He settled in Vienna and founded the Hebrew monthly journal Ha-Shahar, which he edited until his death. His articles favored increased contact with the West. After the Russian pogroms of 1880-81, however, he became a champion of Zionism. His best-known novel is probably Am 'Olam (1873).

Perez is a 5th class municipality in the province of Quezon, Philippines. According to the 2007 census, it has a population of 11,022 people.



Perez is politically subdivided into 14 barangays. The larger of these is known as Rene.

  • Maabot
  • Mainit Norte
  • Mainit Sur
  • Pambuhan
  • Pinagtubigan Este
  • Pinagtubigan Weste
  • Pagkakaisa Pob. (Barangay 1)
  • Mapagmahal Pob. (Barangay 2)
  • Bagong Pag-Asa Pob. (Barangay
  • Bagong Silang Pob. (Barangay
  • Rizal
  • Sangirin
  • Villamanzano Norte
  • Villamanzano Sur


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