Pretor (village)

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Pretor
Претор
Village
Road sign to Pretor
Road sign to Pretor
Pretor is located in Republic of Macedonia
Pretor
Pretor
Location within Macedonia
Coordinates: 40°58′46″N 21°03′42″E / 40.97944°N 21.06167°E / 40.97944; 21.06167
Country  Macedonia
Municipality Resen Municipality
Population (2002)
 • Total 142
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Area code(s) +389
Car plates RE

Pretor (Macedonian: Претор) is a village in the Resen Municipality of Macedonia, on the northeastern shore of Lake Prespa. The village is located over 13 kilometres (8.1 mi) south of the municipal centre of Resen.[1]

History[edit]

Pretor's oldest church, St Sava, is dated from the 14th century.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Pretor has 142 inhabitants as of the most recent census of 2002.[3] The majority ethnic group in the village has been the Macedonians.[4]

Ethnic
group
census 1961 census 1971 census 1981 census 1991 census 1994 census 2002
Number  % Number  % Number  % Number  % Number  % Number  %
Macedonians 218 99.1 234 100 185 97.4 170 97.4 149 97.3 138 97.1
others 2 0.9 0 0.0 5 2.6 4 2.6 4 2.7 4 2.9
Total 220 234 190 174 153 142

People from Pretor[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pretor". Retrieved 2 March 2014. 
  2. ^ "Цркви". visitpelagonia.mk. Retrieved 28 March 2014. 
  3. ^ Municipality of Resen
  4. ^ Censuses of population 1948 - 2002
  5. ^ Sotyanova, Virginia. Българи от близката чужбина Македония, Албания, Сърбия, Румъния, Молдова, Украйна, Университетско издателство „Св. Климент Охридски“, Sofia, 2005 , стр.43
  6. ^ Mihaylov, Ivan. Спомени, т. IV, 1973, с. 139, Каспаров, Христо. Прв обид за портрет на преспанскиот револуционерен деец Панде Иванов Суджов (1882-1927). (2) - Крвавата драма одиграна на брегот на Преспанското Езеро, Македонско дело, година VII, број 349, 7.7.2000, с. 71.

Coordinates: 40°58′N 21°03′E / 40.967°N 21.050°E / 40.967; 21.050