Rapoltu Mare

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Rapoltu Mare
Rapoltu Mare is located in Romania
Rapoltu Mare
Rapoltu Mare
Coordinates: 45°52′N 23°4′E / 45.867°N 23.067°E / 45.867; 23.067
Country Romania
CountyHunedoara County
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Rapoltu Mare (Hungarian: Nagyrápolt) is a commune in Hunedoara County, Romania. It is composed of five villages: Bobâlna (Bábolna), Boiu (Boj), Folt (Folt), Rapoltu Mare and Rapolțel (Kisrápolt).

The Hungarian noble family Szent-Györgyi de Nagyrápolt has used the name of this village since the Middle Ages. Its most famous member is the scientist Albert Szent-Györgyi.


  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2002 Retrieved on April 8, 2016.

Coordinates: 45°52′N 23°04′E / 45.867°N 23.067°E / 45.867; 23.067