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Lukoran is a village in Croatia, located on the Adriatic island of Ugljan. Lukoran was mentioned in the year 1068. It was the birthplace of Simon Klimantović (Klemenović, around 1460-1520), a Glagolitic writer, as he said for himself in his chronicle of the Glagolitic (1511). His two collections are kept in Zagreb and in the Russian National Library in St. Petersburg.

Lukoran
Village
Country Croatia
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total503
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Lukoran is largely a fishing village. It has three settlements: Mali Lukoran, Turkija, and Prtljug. The highest peak of the island is Šćah (286 m).

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: Lukoran". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.

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Coordinates: 44°06′N 15°10′E / 44.100°N 15.167°E / 44.100; 15.167