Zapolzhani (Macedonian: Заполжани) is a village in the municipality of Dolneni, North Macedonia.[1]

Zapolžani / Zapolzhani
Заполжани
Village
Zapolžani / Zapolzhani is located in North Macedonia
Zapolžani / Zapolzhani
Zapolžani / Zapolzhani
Location within North Macedonia
Coordinates: Coordinates: 41°22′46″N 21°24′45″E / 41.37944°N 21.41250°E / 41.37944; 21.41250
Country North Macedonia
RegionLogo of Pelagonia Region.svg Pelagonia
MunicipalityCoat of arms of Dolneni Municipality.svg Dolneni
Elevation
599 m (1,965 ft)
Population
 (2002)
 • Total241
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
Area code(s)+38948

DemographicsEdit

According to the 1467-68 Ottoman defter, Zapolžani appears being largely inhabited by an Albanian population. The register displayed mixed Albanian and Slavic anthroponymy, with instances of individuals bearing both Slavic and Albanian names. The names are: Miladin Gjin-ço, Dimitri Preno (Prenk), Gjergji son of Lazar, Gjin son of Meënko, Dimitri son of Galan (Kalan), Buzaka Ivan-i, Gjon Arbanas (t.Arnaut).[2]

According to the 2002 census, the village had a total of 241 inhabitants.[3] Ethnic groups in the village include:[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Zapolzani Dolneni, Macedonia - Zapolzani Prilep | Zapolzani map". Makedonija.name. Retrieved 2015-07-10.
  2. ^ Rexha, Iljaz (2012). "POPULLSIA ALBANE GJATË MESJETËS NË HAPSIRËN E MAQEDONISË SË SOTME" (43): 39. {{cite journal}}: Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  3. ^ 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. 97.