Jasa

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For initialisms, see JASA (disambiguation).
Jasa (Spanish)
Chasa (Aragonese)
Flag of Jasa (Spanish)
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Official seal of Jasa (Spanish)
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Country Spain
Autonomous community Aragon
Province Huesca
Municipality Jasa
Area
 • Total 9 km2 (3 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 128
 • Density 14.2/km2 (37/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Jasa (in Aragonese: Chasa[1][2]) is a municipality located in the province of Huesca, Aragon, Spain. According to the 2004 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 128 inhabitants.

References[edit]

  1. ^ With the own phonetics of the Aragonese, spelling "j" is pronounced as deaf palatal affricate, which reflect the written testimonies in contemporary Aragonese, cfr. Fuellas d’informazión d’o Consello d’a Fabla Aragonesa, n.º 190 (marzo-abril 2009), p. 24 and note 21, pp. 29 to 30:

    Con a fonetica propia de l’aragonés ye Chasa, que antiparti ye una forma popular emplegata á ormino en l’autualidá. Trobamos barios testimonios literarios mudernos. Asinas, en Veremundo Méndez: “A qui son veníus de Xaca, / de Güesca y de Zaragoza, / d’Ansó, d’Embún y de Chasa” [Veremundo Méndez Coarasa, Los míos recuerdos, Zaragoza, Gobierno de Aragón, Departamento de Educación y Cultura - Institución «Fernando el Católico», 1996, p. 311]. Igualmén en José Gracia: “Por lo camino de Chasa, / o mismo que do molino, / puyavan aquellas chens” [José Gracia, Poemas, Huesca, 1978, p. 31]. En a cartografía autual trobamos Chasa en Prames (1990) [By the Aragon River's Valley, Zaragoza, PRAMES, 1990]. Confirma Chasa como forma común en o sieglo XX a Collection of Aragonese voices by Gil Bergés (1916) [Joaquín Gil Berges, Collection of Aragonese voices, Huesca, Study of Philology of Aragon, Typographical Workshops of Justo Martínez, 1916. Also publish on Archivo de Filología Aragonesa, XXXVIII, 1986, pp. 265-278].

  2. ^ Toponyms: towns with local name in Aragonese in Great Aragonese Encyclopedia

Coordinates: 42°41′N 0°40′W / 42.683°N 0.667°W / 42.683; -0.667