Brezje pri Lipoglavu
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Brezje pri Lipoglavu is located in Slovenia
Brezje pri Lipoglavu
Brezje pri Lipoglavu
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°0′7.84″N 14°37′32.04″E / 46.0021778°N 14.6255667°E / 46.0021778; 14.6255667Coordinates: 46°0′7.84″N 14°37′32.04″E / 46.0021778°N 14.6255667°E / 46.0021778; 14.6255667
Country
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Slovenia
Traditional regionLower Carniola
Statistical regionCentral Slovenia
MunicipalityLjubljana
Area
 • Total1.42 km2 (0.55 sq mi)
Elevation
420.2 m (1,378.6 ft)
Population
 (2002)
 • Total67
[1]

Brezje pri Lipoglavu (pronounced [ˈbɾeːzjɛ pɾi ˈliːpɔɡlaʋu]) is a small settlement in the hills southeast of Ljubljana in central Slovenia. It is part of the Ljubljana Urban Municipality. It lies in the traditional region of Lower Carniola and is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Slovenia Statistical Region.

Name

Brezje pri Lipoglavu was attested in written sources as Piͤrkch in 1408 and Possenpirich in 1464, among other spellings.[2] The name of the settlement was changed from Brezje to Brezje pri Lipoglavu in 1953.[3][4]

References

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. ^ "Brezje". Slovenska historična topografija. ZRC SAZU Zgodovinski inštitut Milka Kosa. Retrieved October 4, 2021.
  3. ^ Marinković, Dragan (1991). Abecedni spisak naselja u SFRJ. Promene u sastavu i nazivima naselja za period 1948–1990. Belgrade: Savezni zavod za statistiku. p. 9.
  4. ^ Spremembe naselij 1948–95. 1996. Database. Ljubljana: Geografski inštitut ZRC SAZU, DZS.