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Beltiug

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Country  Romania
Population (2002)  3,278
Local time  Thursday 8:26 PM
County  Satu Mare County
Time zone  EET (UTC+2)
Beltiug
Weather  9°C, Wind SW at 13 km/h, 61% Humidity

Beltiug


Beltiug (Hungarian: Krasznabéltek, : [ˈkrɒsnɒbeːltɛk]) is a commune of 3,147 inhabitants situated in Satu Mare County, Transylvania, Romania. It is composed of six villages:

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Map of Beltiug 447040, Romania

In Romanian / in Hungarian:

  • Beltiug / Krasznabéltek
  • Bolda / Alsóboldád
  • Ghirișa / Géres
  • Giungi / Gyöngy
  • Rătești / Szakasz
  • Șandra / Krasznasándorfalu
  • Pivnitele din beltiug


    Giungi

    The original name of Giungi village was Perlu ("pearl"), first documented in 1215. The original settlers were Germans (Satu Mare Swabians). The name was translated to Hungarian as "Gyöngy", and Romanians took it over as Giungi. It lies at 40 km away from Satu Mare. The Crasna River crosses the village. At the beginning of the 20th century, a significant number of villagers emigrated to the United States, and most of them settled in Aurora, Illinois.

  • Coordonates: 47.5667 lat.; 22.7833 long.
  • Population: 203 (2002).
  • It has a Greek-Catholic and an Orthodox church; in the center of the village, between the two churches, there is also one small shop.

    References

    Beltiug Wikipedia


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