Kažani (Macedonian: Кажани, Albanian: Kazhanjë) is a village in the municipality of Bitola, North Macedonia. It used to be part of the former municipality of Capari.

Kažani
Кажани
Kazhanjë
Village
View of the village
View of the village
Kažani is located in North Macedonia
Kažani
Kažani
Location within North Macedonia
Coordinates: 41°04′N 21°09′E / 41.067°N 21.150°E / 41.067; 21.150Coordinates: 41°04′N 21°09′E / 41.067°N 21.150°E / 41.067; 21.150
Country North Macedonia
RegionLogo of Pelagonia Region.svg Pelagonia
MunicipalityBitola-coat-of-arms.svg Bitola
Population
 (2002)
 • Total75
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Car platesBT
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DemographicsEdit

The Albanian population of Kažani are Tosks, a subgroup of southern Albanians.[1] In statistics gathered by Vasil Kanchov in 1900, the village of Kažani was inhabited by 450 Muslim Albanians and 65 Bulgarians.[2] In 1905 in statistics gathered by Dimitar Mishev Brancoff, Kažani was inhabited by 480 Muslim Albanians and 56 Bulgarian Exarchists.[3] According to the 2002 census, the village had a total of 75 inhabitants.[4] Ethnic groups in the village include:[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Indogermanische Gesellschaft (1929). Indogermanisches Jahrbuch, Vol. 13. Karl J. Trübner. p. 183. "Monastir (Bitol) auch für das Studium des Alb. geeignet: Ostrec (11 km von Monastir), Zlokućani haben geg., Dihovo, Bratindol, Magarevo, Ramna, Kažani, Dolenci, Lera, Crnovec, Drevenik, Murgašovo tosk. Bevölkerung. Die tosk."
  2. ^ Vasil Kanchov (1900). Macedonia: Ethnography and Statistics. Sofia. p. 239.
  3. ^ D.M.Brancoff (1905). La Macédoine et sa Population Chrétienne. Paris. pp. 174-175.
  4. ^ a b Macedonian Census (2002), Book 5 - Total population according to the Ethnic Affiliation, Mother Tongue and Religion, The State Statistical Office, Skopje, 2002, p. 187.

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