Ľutina

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Location of Sabinov District in the Prešov Region.

Ľutina is a village and municipality in Sabinov District in the Prešov Region of north-eastern Slovakia.

Etymology[edit]

The name comes from Slavic ľutъ: wild, malicious (the name of the stream Ľutinka/Ľutina that runs through the village).[1]

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1330.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 424 metres and covers an area of 6.906 km². It has a population of about 428 people.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Varsik, Branislav (1990). Slovanské (slovenské) názvy riek na Slovensku a ich prevzatie Maďarmi v 10.-12. storočí (in Slovak). Bratislava: Slovenská akadémia vied. p. 65. ISBN 80-224-0163-3.

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Coordinates: 49°10′00″N 21°03′00″E / 49.16667°N 21.05000°E / 49.16667; 21.05000