Brezje pri Lekmarju

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Brezje pri Lekmarju
Brezje pri Lekmarju is located in Slovenia
Brezje pri Lekmarju
Brezje pri Lekmarju
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°11′33.5″N 15°30′52.11″E / 46.192639°N 15.5144750°E / 46.192639; 15.5144750Coordinates: 46°11′33.5″N 15°30′52.11″E / 46.192639°N 15.5144750°E / 46.192639; 15.5144750
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Styria
Statistical region Savinja
Municipality Šmarje pri Jelšah
Area
 • Total 0.94 km2 (0.36 sq mi)
Elevation 374 m (1,227 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 48
[1]

Brezje pri Lekmarju (pronounced [ˈbɾeːzjɛ pɾi ˈleːkmarju]) is a small settlement in the Municipality of Šmarje pri Jelšah in eastern Slovenia. It lies in the Kozje region (Slovene: Kozjansko) south of Šmarje and east of Sveti Štefan. The area was traditionally part of Styria. The municipality is now included in the Savinja Statistical Region.[2]

Name[edit]

The name of the settlement was changed from Brezje to Brezje pri Lekmarju in 1953.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. ^ Šmarje pri Jelšah municipal site
  3. ^ Spremembe naselij 1948–95. 1996. Database. Ljubljana: Geografski inštitut ZRC SAZU, DZS.

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