Zgornje Mestinje (until 1952)
|Municipality||Šmarje pri Jelšah|
|• Total||1.8 km2 (0.7 sq mi)|
|Elevation||229.5 m (753.0 ft)|
Mestinje (pronounced [mɛˈstiːnjɛ]) is a settlement in the Municipality of Šmarje pri Jelšah in eastern Slovenia. The area is part of the historical Styria region. The municipality is now included in the Savinja Statistical Region. It lies on the crossroads with the regional roads towards Rogaška Slatina and Podčetrtek and on the railway line from Grobelno to Rogatec.
The name of the settlement was changed from Zgornje Mestinje to Mestinje in 1952.
Notable people that were born or lived in Mestinje include:
- Jakob Sket (1852–1912), writer
|This article about the Municipality of Šmarje pri Jelšah in Slovenia is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|