Mionów [ˈmjɔnuf], German Polnisch Müllmen, 1936-45: Niederrode in Oberschlesien is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Głogówek (Oberglogau), within Prudnik County, Opole Voivodeship, in south-western Poland, close to the Czech border.[1] It lies approximately 7 kilometres (4 mi) north-west of Głogówek (Oberglogau), 17 km (11 mi) north-east of Prudnik, and 34 km (21 mi) south of the regional capital Opole.

Mionów
Polnisch Müllmen
Village
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Mionów Polnisch Müllmen is located in Poland
Mionów Polnisch Müllmen
Mionów
Polnisch Müllmen
Coordinates: 50°22′49″N 17°47′26″E / 50.38028°N 17.79056°E / 50.38028; 17.79056
CountryPoland Poland
VoivodeshipOpole
CountyPrudnik
GminaGłogówek

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany (see Territorial changes of Poland after World War II). Since 2009 the village, like much of the surrounding area, has been officially bilingual in German and Polish.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Central Statistical Office (GUS) - TERYT (National Register of Territorial Land Apportionment Journal)" (in Polish). 2008-06-01.
  2. ^ "List of Minority Place Names in Poland" (PDF).


Coordinates: 50°22′49″N 17°47′26″E / 50.38028°N 17.79056°E / 50.38028; 17.79056