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Pečovnik is located in Slovenia
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°11′57.3″N 15°15′54.39″E / 46.199250°N 15.2651083°E / 46.199250; 15.2651083Coordinates: 46°11′57.3″N 15°15′54.39″E / 46.199250°N 15.2651083°E / 46.199250; 15.2651083
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Styria
Statistical region Savinja
Municipality Celje
 • Total 5.52 km2 (2.13 sq mi)
Elevation 384.9 m (1,262.8 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 259

Pečovnik (pronounced [pɛtʃɔu̯ˈniːk]) is a settlement on the left bank of the Savinja River in the City Municipality of Celje in eastern Slovenia. The area was traditionally part of the Styria region. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Savinja Statistical Region.[2]

The writer Alma Karlin lived the last years of her life and died in the village. Her house is now a small museum.[3]


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