Cernache do Bonjardim

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Cernache do Bonjardim is a parish (freguesia) (Sertã Municipality) in central Portugal. It is often wrongly spelled Sernache do Bonjardim (due to the old form of spelling, that was it a "S").

The Portuguese hero Nuno Álvares Pereira was born in Cernache do Bonjardim on 24 June 1360.

The population of the parish is of 3 283 inhabitantes (2001), in 72.06 km2.

The parish chairman (presidente da junta de freguesia) is Diamantino Calado Pina (end of term 2009)

The parish includes the following villages:

  • Brejo da Correia
  • Calvaria
  • Carvalhos
  • Cernache do Bonjardim
  • Escudeiros
  • Matos
  • Mendeira
  • Pampilhal
  • Pinheiro da Aldeia Velha
  • Porto dos Fusos
  • Quintã
  • Roda
  • Sambado
  • Várzea de Pedro Mouro

Coordinates: 39°48′58″N 8°11′13″W / 39.81611°N 8.18694°W / 39.81611; -8.18694