Pršovce (Macedonian: Пршовце, Albanian: Përshec) is a village in the municipality of Tearce, North Macedonia.

Pršovce
Пршовце
Përshefcë
Village
Pršovce is located in North Macedonia
Pršovce
Pršovce
Location within North Macedonia
Coordinates: 42°05′N 21°04′E / 42.083°N 21.067°E / 42.083; 21.067Coordinates: 42°05′N 21°04′E / 42.083°N 21.067°E / 42.083; 21.067
Country North Macedonia
RegionLogo of Polog Region.svg Polog
MunicipalityCoat of arms of Tearce Municipality.svg Tearce
Population
 (2002)
 • Total2,516
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Car platesTE
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NameEdit

The name appears in medieval records as Prushefc, from the Latin loan into Albanian pirus-prush and the Slavic suffix ovci/e.[1]

DemographicsEdit

According to the 2002 census, the village had a total of 2,516 inhabitants.[2] Ethnic groups in the village include:[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rexha, Iljaz (2011). "Vendbanimet dhe popullsia albane gjatë mesjetës në hapësirën e Maqedonisë së sotme: Sipas burimeve sllave dhe osmane". Gjurmime Albanologjike: Seria e Shkencave Historike (41–42): 96.
  2. ^ 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. 185.

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