Logaršče

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Logaršče
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Logaršče is located in Slovenia
Logaršče
Logaršče
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°9′8.58″N 13°45′11.99″E / 46.1523833°N 13.7533306°E / 46.1523833; 13.7533306Coordinates: 46°9′8.58″N 13°45′11.99″E / 46.1523833°N 13.7533306°E / 46.1523833; 13.7533306
CountryFlag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional regionSlovenian Littoral
Statistical regionGorizia
MunicipalityTolmin
Area
 • Total5.46 km2 (2.11 sq mi)
Elevation
584.3 m (1,917.0 ft)
Population
 (2002)
 • Total68
[1]

Logaršče (pronounced [ˈloːɡaɾʃtʃɛ]; in older sources also Logaršče Rakovec[2]) is a dispersed settlement in the hills south of the Bača Valley in the Municipality of Tolmin in the Littoral region of Slovenia.[3]

Name[edit]

The name Logaršče is a syncopation of *Logarišče, a collective noun derived from logar 'forest owner', referring to the local environment and related to place names such as Logarji and Logarše (a hamlet of Praprotno Brdo).[4]

Church[edit]

Saint Lucy's Church

The local church is dedicated to Saint Lucy and belongs to the Parish of Podmelec.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. ^ Spezialortsrepertorium der österreichischen Länder. Bearbeitet auf Grund der Ergebnisse der Volkszählung vom 31. Dezember 1910, vol. 7: Österreichisch-Illyrisches Küstenland. Vienna: K. k. Hof- und Staatsdruckerei. 1918. p. 27.
  3. ^ Tolmin municipal site
  4. ^ Snoj, Marko (2009). Etimološki slovar slovenskih zemljepisnih imen. Ljubljana: Modrijan. p. 243.
  5. ^ Koper Diocese list of churches Archived 2009-03-06 at the Wayback Machine

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