Saar

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Saar has several meanings:

People[edit]

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Places[edit]

  • Sa'ar, a kibbutz in Israel
  • Saar, Bahrain, a town in Bahrain
  • Saar Region and Saar Area— in context, any of the below:
    1. Saarland, a federal state of Germany
    2. Saar (League of Nations), a League of Nations governed territory (1920–1935)
    3. Saar (protectorate), a French protectorate (1947–1956)
    4. Saar (river), or Saar River valley — an important navigable river running through the borderlands of France and Germany through a mineral rich, highly developed, industrial region once part of the pre-Napoleonic state of Lorraine and one center of the industrial revolution and armaments industries
    5. Sarre (département), a French département (1798–1814)
  • Sarre is a town and comune in Aosta Valley region of North-Western Italy
  • Žďár in Moravia, now Žďár nad Sázavou, which was called Saar under the Austrian monarchy

Other uses[edit]

SAAR may refer to: