Préizerdaul

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Préizerdaul
Commune
Coat of arms of Préizerdaul
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Préizerdaul highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Préizerdaul highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Coordinates: 49°47′39″N 5°56′15″E / 49.7942°N 5.9375°E / 49.7942; 5.9375Coordinates: 49°47′39″N 5°56′15″E / 49.7942°N 5.9375°E / 49.7942; 5.9375
Country  Luxembourg
Canton Redange
Government
 • Mayor Fernand Heyart
Area
 • Total 15.6 km2 (6.0 sq mi)
Area rank 74 of 105
Highest elevation 402 m (1,319 ft)
 • Rank 48th of 105
Lowest elevation 255 m (837 ft)
 • Rank 61st of 105
Population (2014)
 • Total 1,574
 • Rank 82nd of 105
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
 • Density rank 61st of 105
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
LAU 2 LU00003002
Website preizerdaul.lu

Préizerdaul is a commune in western Luxembourg, in the canton of Redange. Until 17 July 2001, it was known as Bettborn, after its administrative centre.[1] Préizerdaul was the first commune to change its name since before the First World War; to date, it is the only commune to have changed its name to a name of Luxembourgish origin.

Towns within the commune include Bettborn, Platen, Pratz, and Reimberg.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mémorial A, 2001, No. 91" (PDF) (in French). Service central de législation. Retrieved 2006-08-11. 

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