Lazuri, Satu Mare

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Country  Romania
County Satu Mare County
Population (2002)[1] 5,362
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Location of Lazuri in Satu Mare County

Lazuri (Hungarian: Lázári, Hungarian pronunciation: [laːzaːri]) is a commune of 5,500 inhabitants situated in Satu Mare County, Romania. It is composed of six villages:

In Romanian In Hungarian
Bercu Szárazberek
Lazuri Lázári
Nisipeni Sándorhomok
Noroieni Kissár
Peleș Nagypeleske
Pelișor Kispeleske

Lazuri has three sister cities: Balkány in Hungary, Chlebnice in Slovakia and Słopnice in Poland.


Ethnic groups (2002 census):

According to mother tongue, 85.13% of the population speak Hungarian as their first language.[2]


  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2002; retrieved on March 1, 2010
  2. ^ Romanian census data, 2002; retrieved on March 22, 2010

Coordinates: 47°50′N 22°54′E / 47.833°N 22.900°E / 47.833; 22.900