Dolnja Košana

Dolnja Košana (pronounced [ˈdoːlnja kɔˈʃaːna]) is a village west of Pivka in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.[2]

Dolnja Košana
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Dolnja Košana is located in Slovenia
Dolnja Košana
Dolnja Košana
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 45°39′54.94″N 14°7′25.2″E / 45.6652611°N 14.123667°E / 45.6652611; 14.123667Coordinates: 45°39′54.94″N 14°7′25.2″E / 45.6652611°N 14.123667°E / 45.6652611; 14.123667
CountryFlag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional regionInner Carniola
Statistical regionLittoral–Inner Carniola
MunicipalityPivka
Area
 • Total1.55 km2 (0.60 sq mi)
Elevation
454 m (1,490 ft)
Population
 (2002)
 • Total384
[1]

The Košana parish church in the settlement is dedicated to Saint Stephen and belongs to the Koper Diocese.[3]

Notable peopleEdit

Notable people that were born or lived in Dolnja Košana include:

  • Franc Šturm (1881–1944), linguist, translator, and communist activist[4]

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