Cák

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Cák
Skyline of Cák
Official seal of Cák
Seal
Cák is located in Hungary
Cák
Cák
Location of Cák
Coordinates: 47°21′16″N 16°30′53″E / 47.35456°N 16.51470°E / 47.35456; 16.51470Coordinates: 47°21′16″N 16°30′53″E / 47.35456°N 16.51470°E / 47.35456; 16.51470
Country  Hungary
County Vas
Area
 • Total 6.48 km2 (2.50 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 282
 • Density 43.51/km2 (112.7/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 9725
Area code(s) 94

Cák is a village in Vas County, Hungary. It is 25 km away from Szombathely and 6 km North from Kőszeg.

History[edit]

In Cák graves have been found from Roman times. The earliest known reference to the village was from 1279 as Villa Chak. Turks destroyed the village in 1532, and Christian soldiers burned it down in 1573 and 1606.[1]

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