Grahovše

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Grahovše
Grahovše is located in Slovenia
Grahovše
Grahovše
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°22′1.72″N 14°20′59.63″E / 46.3671444°N 14.3498972°E / 46.3671444; 14.3498972Coordinates: 46°22′1.72″N 14°20′59.63″E / 46.3671444°N 14.3498972°E / 46.3671444; 14.3498972
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Upper Carniola
Statistical region Upper Carniola
Municipality Tržič
Elevation 806.2 m (2,645.0 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 131
[1]

Grahovše (pronounced [ˈɡɾaːxɔu̯ʃɛ]) is a settlement in the Municipality of Tržič in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

Name[edit]

The name Grahovše is believed to derive from the earlier form *Grahovišče, which as a common noun refers to a place where peas are grown.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. ^ Snoj, Marko. 2009. Etimološki slovar slovenskih zemljepisnih imen. Ljubljana: Modrijan and Založba ZRC, p. 151.

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