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Bukovica pri Vodicah

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Country  Slovenia
Municipality  Vodice
Area  3.48 km²
Population  370 (2002)
Region  Upper Carniola
Elevation  327 m
Local time  Monday 11:56 AM
Bukovica pri Vodicah
Weather  9°C, Wind SE at 3 km/h, 70% Humidity

Bukovica pri Vodicah ([ˈbuːkɔʋitsa pɾi ʋɔˈdiːtsax]; in older sources also Bukovca, German: Bukowitz) is a settlement in the Municipality of Vodice in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

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Map of 1217 Bukovica pri Vodicah, Slovenia

Name

The name of the settlement was changed from Bukovica to Bukovica pri Vodicah (literally, 'Bukovica near Vodice') 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. In the 19th century the German name was Bukowitz.

References

Bukovica pri Vodicah Wikipedia


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