Malenovice

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Malenovice
Village
Ignatius of Loyola Church
Ignatius of Loyola Church
Flag of Malenovice
Flag
Coat of arms of Malenovice
Coat of arms
Malenovice is located in Czech Republic
Malenovice
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°34′11″N 18°24′17″E / 49.56972°N 18.40472°E / 49.56972; 18.40472
Country Czech Republic
Region Moravian-Silesian
District Frýdek-Místek
First mentioned 1641
Government
 • Mayor Vladimír Malarz
Area
 • Total 12.98 km2 (5.01 sq mi)
Elevation 510 m (1,670 ft)
Population (2007)
 • Total 499
 • Density 38/km2 (100/sq mi)
Postal code 739 11
Website http://malenovice.web-media.cz/

Malenovice is a village in Frýdek-Místek District, Moravian-Silesian Region, Czech Republic. It has a population of 499 (2007). It is located near Lysá hora mountain, majority of village's area is a part of Beskydy Landscape Protected Area. It lies in the historical region of Cieszyn Silesia. Malenovice has many hotels, including Rajská bouda, hotel Bezruč, and hotel KAM (Křesťanská Akademie Mladých).

History[edit]

The village was first mentioned in 1641 as Malenowice.[1] It was then a part of the Friedek state country that was split from the Duchy of Teschen in 1573, which was a part of the Kingdom of Bohemia, since 1526 a part of the Habsburg Monarchy. After World War I and fall of Austria-Hungary it became a part of Czechoslovakia. In March 1939 it became a part of Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia. After World War II it was restored to Czechoslovakia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mrózek, Robert (1984). Nazwy miejscowe dawnego Śląska Cieszyńskiego [Local names of former Cieszyn Silesia] (in Polish). Katowice: Uniwersytet Śląski w Katowicach. p. 112. ISSN 0208-6336. 

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Coordinates: 49°34′11″N 18°24′17″E / 49.56972°N 18.40472°E / 49.56972; 18.40472