A żupnik (from żupa, old Polish word for a salt mine) in Polish salt and metal mining between 13th and 18th century was a manager which oversaw the operations of a mining district, often in the name of the king.
Notable żupniks include Jan Boner.
- Encyklopedia PWN (2013). "Title: żupnik". Wydawnictwo Naukowe PWN. Retrieved 21 September 2013.
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