Trisha Shetty

Vidrga

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedIn
Country  Slovenia
Statistical region  Central Sava
Area  99 ha
Traditional region  Upper Carniola
Elevation  430 m
Population  97 (2002)
Vidrga vidrgarsiwpcontentuploads201108vidrga2300x
Municipality  Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi

Vidrga ([ˈʋiːdəɾga]; in older sources also Viderga) is a small settlement in the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. It lies north of Vače on the main road from Moravče to Izlake. The area is part of the traditional region of Upper Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

Contents

Map of Vidrga, Slovenia

Name

The name Vidrga is believed to be derived from a pre-Slavic hydronym etymologically related to Idrija with a prothetic -v.

History

Vidrga was a hamlet of Kandrše until 1998, when it was separated from it and made a separate village.

References

Vidrga Wikipedia


Similar Topics
Ransford Brempong
Patrick Quinlan (author)
Kara Scott
Topics