Sveti Vid, Vuzenica

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Sveti Vid
Sveti Vid is located in Slovenia
Sveti Vid
Sveti Vid
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°36′13.12″N 15°11′17.69″E / 46.6036444°N 15.1882472°E / 46.6036444; 15.1882472Coordinates: 46°36′13.12″N 15°11′17.69″E / 46.6036444°N 15.1882472°E / 46.6036444; 15.1882472
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Styria
Statistical region Carinthia
Municipality Vuzenica
Area
 • Total 10.15 km2 (3.92 sq mi)
Elevation 372.7 m (1,222.8 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 409
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Sveti Vid (pronounced [ˈsʋeːti ˈʋiːt]) is a settlement in the Municipality of Vuzenica in northern Slovenia. It lies on the right bank of the Drava River and extends south into the Pohorje Hills. The area was traditionally part of Styria. It is now included in the Carinthia Statistical Region.[2]

The local parish church from which the settlement gets its name is dedicated to Saint Vitus (Slovene: sveti Vid) and belongs to the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Maribor. It was built in the early 15th century.[3]

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