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Casimcea

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Country  Romania
Climate  Cfb
Population  3,385 (2002)
County  Tulcea
Area  204.5 km²
Local time  Monday 4:38 AM
Casimcea
Component villages  Casimcea, Cișmeaua Nouă, Corugea, Haidar, Rahman, Războieni
Website  http://primaria-casimcea.ro
Weather  6°C, Wind SE at 18 km/h, 86% Humidity

Casimcea is a commune in Tulcea County, Romania. It is composed of seven villages: Casimcea, Cișmeaua Nouă (historical name: Ramazanchioi), Corugea, Haidar, Rahman and Războieni (historical name: Alifacâ).

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Map of Casimcea 827025, Romania

The commune also included the village of Stânca (historical name: Mahomencea), located at 44.75°N 28.2833°E / 44.75; 28.2833, which is currently deserted.

The name of the commune is of Turkish origin, being derived from the word Kasım, itself from the Arabic Qasim, "one who distributes". The suffix "cea" is a Romanianization of the Turkish -ça.

Famous residents

  • Ion Jalea (1887 - 1983), sculptor, academician
  • References

    Casimcea Wikipedia


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