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Dalhem

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Country  Belgium
Region  Wallonia
Area codes  04
Local time  Thursday 3:40 AM
Area code  04
Community  French Community
Postal codes  4606-4608
Website  www.dalhem.be
Province  Liège
Arrondissement  Arrondissement of Liège
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Weather  9°C, Wind SW at 10 km/h, 98% Humidity
Governing parties  Mouvement Réformateur, Parti Socialiste

Dalhem is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Liège. On 1 January 2012 Dalhem had a total population of 6,996. The total area is 36.06 km² which gives a population density of 180 inhabitants per km². The name Dalhem is of Germanic origin and means "place of residence in the valley" (lit. dale home/dale ham).

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Map of Dalhem, Belgium

The municipality of Dalhem consists of the village of Dalhem as well as the following locations: Saint-André, Berneau (German: Bernau), Bombaye (Dutch: Bolbeek), Feneur, Mortroux, Neufchâteau and Warsage (Dutch: Weerst). The current municipality was formed during the fusion of the Belgian municipalities in 1977. The Château de Wodémont is within the municipality.

Sport

Rugby Union team Coq Mosan play in the village of Berneau in the municipality.

Notable persons

  • Albert Thys (1849-1915, in Dalhem), businessman
  • Henri Francotte (1856-1918, in Dalhem), ancient historian, burgomaster of Dalhem
  • Roger Claessen (1941–82, in Dalhem-Weerst), football player
  • References

    Dalhem Wikipedia


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