Nyírtét

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Nyírtét
Country  Hungary
County Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg
Area
 • Total 17.17 km2 (6.63 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 1,119
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 4554
Area code(s) 42

Nyírtét is a village in Hungary. The nearest city is Nyíregyháza (25 km).

History[edit]

The village was first mentioned in 1271. Its name is from the Turkish word "tigit".

Tradition holds that the Holy Crown was hidden here from the Austrians for a day.

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Coordinates: 48°01′N 21°56′E / 48.017°N 21.933°E / 48.017; 21.933