Božič Vrh

Božič Vrh (pronounced [ˈbɔːʒitʃ ˈʋəɾx]) is a small settlement in the Municipality of Metlika in the White Carniola area of southeastern Slovenia. The entire area is part of the traditional region of Lower Carniola and is now included in the Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region.[2]

Božič Vrh
Božič Vrh is located in Slovenia
Božič Vrh
Božič Vrh
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 45°42′17.89″N 15°14′18.04″E / 45.7049694°N 15.2383444°E / 45.7049694; 15.2383444Coordinates: 45°42′17.89″N 15°14′18.04″E / 45.7049694°N 15.2383444°E / 45.7049694; 15.2383444
CountryFlag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional regionWhite Carniola
Statistical regionSoutheast Slovenia
MunicipalityMetlika
Area
 • Total0.71 km2 (0.27 sq mi)
Elevation
527.2 m (1,729.7 ft)
Population
 (2002)
 • Total7
[1]

NameEdit

Božič Vrh was attested in written sources as Woschitschen perg and Woschytzenperg in 1477.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. ^ Metlika municipal site
  3. ^ "Božič Vrh". Slovenska historična topografija. ZRC SAZU Zgodovinski inštitut Milka Kosa. Retrieved March 22, 2021.

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