Böde

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Böde
Böde is located in Hungary
Böde
Böde
Location of Böde in Hungary
Coordinates: 46°50′19″N 16°43′14″E / 46.83873°N 16.72065°E / 46.83873; 16.72065
Country Hungary
Region Western Transdanubia
County Zala
Subregion Zalaegerszegi
Rank Village
KSH code 22877[1]
Area[1]
 • Total 9.17 km2 (3.54 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2008)[1]
 • Total 307
 • Density 33/km2 (87/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 8991
Area code +36 92

Böde is a village in Zala County, in Hungary. In its vicinity can be found the church of Böde-Zalaszentmihályfa from the Árpád dynasty age.

Settings[edit]

The village can be found south of Zalaegerszeg, the center of Zala County-.

Sightseeings[edit]

Before reaching the village, on the right side of the road we catch the beautiful church on the top of a nearby hill standing at the side of the forest. The western doorway is adorned with rich stone carving. The edge of the tympanon arc is adorned with an ornament well known from the Conquest age belt buckles. The lamb holding the cross is regularly exhibited in the medieval romanesque church doorways.

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References[edit]

  • Bérczi Szaniszló, Bérczi Zsófia, Bérczi Katalin: Románkori templomkapuk: régi és új műveltség egymásrarétegződése a románkori templomok épületszobrászatában, kapukon és oszlopokon, TKTE, Piremon, 1997.

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Coordinates: 46°50′19″N 16°43′14″E / 46.83873°N 16.72065°E / 46.83873; 16.72065