Großdubrau

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Großdubrau/Wulka Dubrawa
Coat of arms of Großdubrau/Wulka Dubrawa
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Großdubrau/Wulka Dubrawa  is located in Germany
Großdubrau/Wulka Dubrawa
Großdubrau/Wulka Dubrawa
Coordinates: 51°15′N 14°28′E / 51.250°N 14.467°E / 51.250; 14.467Coordinates: 51°15′N 14°28′E / 51.250°N 14.467°E / 51.250; 14.467
Country Germany
State Saxony
District Bautzen
Government
 • Mayor Siegfried Schuster
Area
 • Total 54.22 km2 (20.93 sq mi)
Elevation 156 m (512 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 4,239
 • Density 78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 02694
Dialling codes 035934
Vehicle registration BZ
Website www.grossdubrau.de

Großdubrau, in Sorbian Wulka Dubrawa, is a municipality in the east of Saxony, Germany. It belongs to the district of Bautzen and lies north of the eponymous city.

The municipality is part of the recognized Sorbian settlement area in Saxony. Upper Sorbian has an official status next to German, all villages bear names in both languages.

Geography[edit]

The municipality is situated in the Upper Lusatian flatland.

Villages[edit]

Several villages belong to the municipality:

  • Großdubrau with Großdubrau (Wulka Dubrawa), Kleindubrau (Mała Dubrawa), Brehmen (Brěmjo) and Crosta (Chróst)
  • Commerau with Commerau (Komorow), Kauppa (Kupoj), Jetscheba (Jatřob) and Göbeln (Kobjelń)
  • Klix with Klix (Klukš), Spreewiese, until 1911: Leichnam (Lichań), Särchen (Zdźar), Salga (Załhow), Neusärchen (Nowe Zdźarki)
  • Quatitz with Quatitz (Chwaćicy), Dahlowitz (Dalicy), Jeschütz (Ješicy), Kronförstchen (Křiwa Boršć) and Margarethenhütte (Margarěćina hěta)
  • Sdier with Sdier (Zdźěr) and Zschillichau (Čelchow)

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