Błażejowice Dolne

Błażejowice Dolne [bwaʐɛjɔˈvit͡sɛ ˈdɔlnɛ], (German: Blaschewitz), is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Głogówek (Gemeinde Oberglogau), within Prudnik County, Opole Voivodeship, in south-western Poland, close to the Czech border.[1] It lies approximately 5 kilometres (3 mi) north-west of Głogówek (Oberglogau), 19 km (12 mi) east of Prudnik, and 34 km (21 mi) south of the regional capital Opole.

Błażejowice Dolne
Blaschewitz
Village
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Błażejowice Dolne Blaschewitz is located in Poland
Błażejowice Dolne Blaschewitz
Błażejowice Dolne
Blaschewitz
Coordinates: 50°22′39″N 17°49′18″E / 50.37750°N 17.82167°E / 50.37750; 17.82167
CountryPoland Poland
VoivodeshipOpole
CountyPrudnik
GminaGłogówek

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany (see Territorial changes of Poland after World War II). Since 2009 the village, like much of the surrounding area, has been officially bilingual in German and Polish.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Central Statistical Office (GUS) - TERYT (National Register of Territorial Land Apportionment Journal)" (in Polish). 2008-06-01.
  2. ^ "List of Minority Place Names in Poland" (PDF).


Coordinates: 50°22′39″N 17°49′18″E / 50.37750°N 17.82167°E / 50.37750; 17.82167