Žirany

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Nitra district in the Nitra region

Žirany (Hungarian: Zsére) is a village and municipality in the Nitra District in western central Slovakia, in the Nitra Region.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1113.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 250 metres and covers an area of 15.558 km². It has a population 1.355 people(cenzus 2011).

Ethnicity[edit]

The population is 639 (47%) Magyar, 579 (43%) Slovak and 137 (10%) others.

Sister cities[edit]

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Coordinates: 48°23′N 18°11′E / 48.383°N 18.183°E / 48.383; 18.183