Dombrád

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Dombrád
Aerial photo: Dombrád - Nature
Aerial photo: Dombrád - Nature
Flag of Dombrád
Flag
Coat of arms of Dombrád
Coat of arms
Dombrád is located in Hungary
Dombrád
Dombrád
Coordinates: 48°14′N 21°56′E / 48.233°N 21.933°E / 48.233; 21.933Coordinates: 48°14′N 21°56′E / 48.233°N 21.933°E / 48.233; 21.933
Country Hungary
CountySzabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg
Area
 • Total51.84 km2 (20.02 sq mi)
Population
 (2015)[1]
 • Total4,015
 • Density77/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
4492
Area code(s)45

Dombrád is a town in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg county, in the Northern Great Plain region of eastern Hungary.

Etymology[edit]

The name comes from a Slavic personal name, compare with Czech Domorád, Domorod or Serbo-Croatian Domorad.[2]

Geography[edit]

It covers an area of 51.84 km2 (20 sq mi) and has a population of 4015 people (2015). www.dombrad.hu

Freestyle[edit]

The town has become famous on the internet as it is the home of two of the most famous Football Freestylers in the world Sűrü Fx Tamás and Roland Rocco Karászi. Many Freestylers are stunned at the extreme level of the two legends from this obscure Hungarian village. Palle famously said "there is something amazing in the water of Dombrad, and i should like to drink it". The streets of Dombrad have been viewed by millions on the web due to these incredible guys. Many have said that "Fx is the king".

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gazetteer of Hungary, 1 January 2015. Hungarian Central Statistical Office.
  2. ^ Kiss, Lajos (1978). Földrajzi nevek etimológiai szótára (in Hungarian). Budapest: Akadémiai. p. 184.