Thorsager

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Thorsager
Town
Round church of Thorsager
Round church of Thorsager
Thorsager is located in Denmark
Thorsager
Thorsager
Coordinates: 56°20′39″N 10°27′28″E / 56.34417°N 10.45778°E / 56.34417; 10.45778Coordinates: 56°20′39″N 10°27′28″E / 56.34417°N 10.45778°E / 56.34417; 10.45778
CountryDenmark
RegionCentral Denmark (Midtjylland)
MunicipalitySyddjurs
Population
 (2019)
 • Total1,326
Time zoneUTC+1 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (Central European Summer Time)

Thorsager is a small town in Jutland, Denmark with a population of 1,326 (1 January 2019 census),[1] located in Thorsager Parish, 6 km north of Rønde. The town lies in Syddjurs Municipality and lies in the Central Denmark Region. Thorsager is especially known for its church, which is Jutland's only round church. It was built around 1200.

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Thorsager is Danish for "Thor's Acre" a reference to the Norse God Thor.

Thorsager City Limit Sign

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