Sveti Boštjan

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Sveti Boštjan
Sveti Boštjan is located in Slovenia
Sveti Boštjan
Sveti Boštjan
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°36′4.57″N 15°3′20.7″E / 46.6012694°N 15.055750°E / 46.6012694; 15.055750Coordinates: 46°36′4.57″N 15°3′20.7″E / 46.6012694°N 15.055750°E / 46.6012694; 15.055750
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Carinthia
Statistical region Carinthia
Municipality Dravograd
Area
 • Total 0.55 km2 (0.21 sq mi)
Elevation 350.4 m (1,149.6 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 79
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Sveti Boštjan (pronounced [ˈsʋeːti bɔˈʃtjaːn]) is a small village on the right bank of the Drava River in the Municipality of Dravograd in the Carinthia region in northern Slovenia.[2]

The local church, from which the settlement gets its name, is dedicated to Saint Sebastian (Slovene: sveti Boštjan) and Saint Roch. The originally Late Gothic church was extended in the 16th and 17th centuries. It belongs to the Parish of Dravograd.[3]

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