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Bukovica pri Litiji

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Country  Slovenia
Statistical region  Central Slovenia
Elevation  621 m
Population  32 (2002)
Traditional region  Lower Carniola
Municipality  Šmartno pri Litiji
Area  44 ha
Bukovica pri Litiji

Bukovica pri Litiji ([ˈbuːkɔʋitsa pɾi liˈtiːji]) is a small settlement in the Municipality of Šmartno pri Litiji in central Slovenia. It lies in the hills east of Šmartno in the historical region of Lower Carniola. The municipality is now included in the Central Slovenia Statistical Region.

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Map of 1275 Bukovica pri Litiji, Slovenia

Name

The name of the settlement was changed from Bukovica to Bukovica pri Litiji (literally, 'Bukovica near Litija') in 1953. Bukovica is a common toponym and oronym in Slovenia. It is derived from the adjective bukov 'beech' (from bukev 'beech tree') and originally referred to the local vegetation.

References

Bukovica pri Litiji Wikipedia


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