Coklovca (Slovene pronunciation: [ˈtsoːklɔu̯tsa], in older sources Coklavica,[3] German: Zoklouze[4]) is a former settlement in the Municipality of Semič in southeastern Slovenia. It is now part of the town of Semič.[5] The area is part of the traditional region of Lower Carniola. The municipality is now included in the Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region.

Coklovca
Coklovca is located in Slovenia
Coklovca
Coklovca
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 45°39′13″N 15°11′40″E / 45.65361°N 15.19444°E / 45.65361; 15.19444Coordinates: 45°39′13″N 15°11′40″E / 45.65361°N 15.19444°E / 45.65361; 15.19444
CountryFlag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional regionLower Carniola
Statistical regionSoutheast Slovenia
MunicipalitySemič
Elevation220 m (720 ft)

GeographyEdit

Coklovca is a clustered settlement on a small hill about 400 meters (1,300 ft) east-northeast of the cemetery in Semič. It is surrounded by fields and wooded land, where beech and oak predominate.[2] There is a spring below the village to the west.[1][2] The soil is loamy and stony, and it has poor fertility.[1] The village has a Roma population.[2]

HistoryEdit

Coklovca was annexed by the town of Semič in 2001, ending its existence as a separate village.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Krajevni leksikon Dravske Banovine. 1937. Ljubljana: Zveza za tujski promet za Slovenijo, p. 135.
  2. ^ a b c d Savnik, Roman (1971). Krajevni leksikon Slovenije, vol. 2. Ljubljana: Državna založba Slovenije. p. 26.
  3. ^ Leksikon občin kraljestev in dežel zastopanih v državnem zboru, vol. 6: Kranjsko. Vienna: C. Kr. Dvorna in Državna Tiskarna. 1906. p. 14.
  4. ^ Special-Orts-Repertorium von Krain. Vienna: Alfred Hölder. 1884. p. 145.
  5. ^ a b "Naselje Semič". Statistični urad Republike Slovenije. Retrieved March 23, 2021.

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