Dolž

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Dolž
View from the south
View from the south
Dolž is located in Slovenia
Dolž
Dolž
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 45°45′36.06″N 15°14′55.91″E / 45.7600167°N 15.2488639°E / 45.7600167; 15.2488639Coordinates: 45°45′36.06″N 15°14′55.91″E / 45.7600167°N 15.2488639°E / 45.7600167; 15.2488639
CountryFlag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional regionLower Carniola
Statistical regionSoutheast Slovenia
MunicipalityNovo Mesto
Area
 • Total3.74 km2 (1.44 sq mi)
Elevation
407.5 m (1,336.9 ft)
Population
 (2002)
 • Total305
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Church Saints Cosmas and Damian

Dolž (pronounced [ˈdoːu̯ʃ]) is a settlement in the hills southeast of Novo Mesto in southeastern Slovenia, close to the border with Croatia. The entire area is part of the traditional region of Lower Carniola and is now included in the Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region.[2]

The local church is dedicated to Saints Cosmas and Damian and belongs to the Parish of Stopiče. It was built in the mid-18th century.[3]

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