Gorski Izvor, Haskovo Province

Gorski Izvor is a village in the municipality of Dimitrovgrad, in Haskovo Province, in southern Bulgaria.[1]

Gorski Izvor
Village
Gorski Izvor is located in Bulgaria
Gorski Izvor
Gorski Izvor
Location in Bulgaria
Coordinates: 42°01′16″N 25°25′19″E / 42.021°N 25.422°E / 42.021; 25.422Coordinates: 42°01′16″N 25°25′19″E / 42.021°N 25.422°E / 42.021; 25.422
Country Bulgaria
ProvinceHaskovo Province
MunicipalityDimitrovgrad
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

EtymologyEdit

Gorski Izvor (Bulgarian: Горски Извор) means Forest Spring in Bulgarian. The name is derived from the abundance of trees in the local area, along with where the village is situated - on a mountain - which grants it access to spring water.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Guide Bulgaria, Accessed May 24, 2010

2.[1] Google Translate - alternative translation offers correct context (forest spring) as opposed to forest source.