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Baranya county within Hungary
Baranya county within Hungary
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Baranya (in Hungarian) or Baranja (in Croatian and Serbian, also Cyrillic Барања) is a geographical region between the Danube and the Drava rivers. Its territory is divided between Hungary and Croatia. In Hungary, the region is included into Baranya county, while in Croatia, it is included into Osijek-Baranja county. Image File history File links Baranya county of Hungary. ... Image File history File links Baranya county of Hungary. ... Image File history File links CroatiaOsijek-Baranja. ... Image File history File links CroatiaOsijek-Baranja. ... The Danube (Donau in German; Dunaj in Slovak; Duna in Hungarian; Dunav in Croatian; Дунав/Dunav in Serbian; Дунав in Bulgarian; Dunăre in Romanian; Дунай (Dunay) in Ukrainian; Danuvius in Latin) is Europes second-longest river (after the Volga). ... Drave (German: Drau, Slovenian and Croatian: Drava, Hungarian: Dráva) is a river in southern Central Europe, flowing East from Alto Adige, Italy through Carinthia, Austria, and Slovenia (145 km) then southeast, forming most of the Croatian-Hungarian border before joining the Danube near Osijek. ... Baranya (Hungarian, in Croatian and Serbian: Baranja) is the name of an administrative county (comitatus or megye) in present Hungary, in the Baranya region, and also in the former Kingdom of Hungary (see: Baranya, historic county). ...


The name of the region come from the Hungarian word 'bárány', which means 'lamb'.


History

The region of Baranya was settled by the Slavs in the 6th century, while Hungarians arrived in the 9th century. The Slavic peoples are the most numerous ethnic and linguistic body of peoples in Europe. ... This Buddhist stela from China, Northern Wei period, was built in the early 6th century. ... This earthenware dish was made in 9th century Iraq. ...


Baranya county arose as one of the first comitatus of the Kingdom of Hungary, in the 11th century. // Baranya (historic county) Baranya is the name of a historic administrative county (comitatus) of the Kingdom of Hungary. ... The Kingdom of Hungary (Hungarian: Magyar Királyság) is the name of a multiethnic kingdom that existed in Central Europe from 1000 to 1918. ... As a means of recording the passage of time, the 11th century was that century which lasted from 1001 to 1100. ...


In the 16th century, the Ottoman Empire conquered Baranya, and included it into the sanjak of Mohács, a Ottoman administrative unit, with the seat in the city of Mohács. (15th century - 16th century - 17th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 16th century was that century which lasted from 1501 to 1600. ... Imperial motto (Ottoman Turkish) Devlet-i Ebed-müddet (the Eternal State) The Ottoman Empire at the height of its power Official language Ottoman Turkish Capital Bursa (1335 - 1365), Edirne (1365-1453), Ä°stanbul (Constantinople) (1453-1922) Imperial anthem Ottoman imperial anthem Sovereigns Padishah of the Osmanli Dynasty Population ca 40... This page is about districts of the Ottoman Empire; for a region in Serbia and Montenegro, see Sandžak. ... Mohács is a town in Hungary on the right bank of the Danube, 115 miles south of Budapest. ...


In the end of the 17th century, Baranya was captured by Habsburg Empire, and was included into Habsburg Hungary. (16th century - 17th century - 18th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 17th century was that century which lasted from 1601-1700. ... Habsburg (sometimes spelled Hapsburg, but never so in official use) was one of the major ruling houses of Europe. ... The Kingdom of Hungary (Hungarian: Magyar Királyság) is the name of a multiethnic kingdom that existed in Central Europe from 1000 to 1918. ...


In 1848, the proclaimed borders of Serbian Vojvodina included Baranya, but the Serbian troops did not manage to took control of the region. 1848 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Serbia and Montenegro  â€“ Serbia    â€“ Kosovo and Metohia        (UN administration)    â€“ Vojvodina  â€“ Montenegro Official languages Serbian, Hungarian, Slovak, Romanian, Croatian, Rusyn1 Capital Novi Sad Area  â€“ Total  â€“ % water  21,500 km²  n/a Population  â€“ Total (2002)  â€“ Density  2,031,992  94. ... ...


In 1918, the entire Baranya region was captured by Serbian troops and was administered by the newly created Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes. 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... The Kingdom of Yugoslavia was a Balkan state which existed from December 1, 1918 to mid-April 1941. ...


By the Treaty of Trianon of 1920, the Baranya region was formally divided between Hungary and the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes, but de facto remained under the administration of the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes until 1921. The Treaty of Trianon was an agreement that regulated the situation of the new Hungarian state that replaced the Kingdom of Hungary, part of the former dualist Austro-Hungarian monarchy, after World War I. It was signed on June 4, 1920, at the Petite Trianon Palace at Versailles, France. ... 1920 (MCMXX) is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January January 7 - Forces of Russian White admiral Kolchak surrender in Krasnoyarsk. ... The Kingdom of Yugoslavia was a Balkan state which existed from December 1, 1918 to mid-April 1941. ...


On August 14, 1921, The Serb-Hungarian Baranya-Baja Republic was proclaimed. It included Baranya and northern part of Bačka region. On August 21-25, 1921, the territory of the Republic was divided between Hungary and the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes, as was previously decided by the Treaty of Trianon. August 14 is the 226th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (227th in leap years), with 139 days remaining. ... 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... The Serb-Hungarian Baranya-Baja Republic was proclaimed on August 14, 1921. ... Bačka (Serbian: Бачка or Bačka, Hungarian: Bácska, Croatian: Bačka, Slovak: Báčka, German: Batschka) is an area of the Pannonian plain lying between the rivers Danube and Tisa. ... August 21 is the 233rd day of the year (234th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... August 25 is the 237th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (238th in leap years), with 128 days remaining. ... 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ...


The northern part of Baranya in Hungary was included into Baranya county. The southern part of the region was part of Bačka county between 1918 and 1922, part of Bačka oblast between 1922 and 1929, and in 1929 it was included into Dunavska banovina, a province of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia. In 1941, the Yugoslav Baranya was occupied by Hungary, but it was returned to Yugoslavia in 1944. Baranya (Hungarian, in Croatian and Serbian: Baranja) is the name of an administrative county (comitatus or megye) in present Hungary, in the Baranya region, and also in the former Kingdom of Hungary (see: Baranya, historic county). ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... 1922 (MCMXXII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... -1... Dunavska banovina (Banovina of Danube, Banat of Danube, Danubian Banat) was province of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia between 1929 and 1941. ... The Kingdom of Yugoslavia was a kingdom in the Balkans which existed from the end of World War I until World War II. It occupied an area made up of the present-day states of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Montenegro, Republic of Macedonia, and most of present-day Slovenia... For the movie, see 1941 (film) 1941 (MCMXLI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Yugoslavia (Jugoslavija in all south Slavic languages, in Cyrillic Југославија) is a term used for three separate but successive political entities that existed during most of the 20th century on the Balkan Peninsula in Europe. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ...


Since 1945, Yugoslav Baranya was part of the Socialist Republic of Croatia. Between 1991 and 1995, the region was part of the Republic of Serbian Krajina, between 1995 and 1997 was part of Srem-Baranja Oblast under the administration of the United Nations, while in 1997 it was included into Croatia. Today, it is part of the Osijek-Baranja county. 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1991 (MCMXCI) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Coat of Arms of the Republic of Serbian Krajina Flag of the Republic of Serbian Krajina The Republic of Serbian Krajina (Republika Srpska Krajina, Република Српска Крајина, RSK) was an internationally unrecognized Serbian republic in Croatia. ... map of the Eastern Slavonia, Baranja and Western Srem SAO Eastern Slavonia, Baranja and Western Srem stands for Serbian Autonomous Region of Eastern Slavonia, Baranja and Western Srem. ... Main articles: League of Nations & History of the United Nations The term United Nations was coined by Franklin D. Roosevelt during World War II, to refer to the Allies. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


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Baranya (region) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (467 words)
The region of Baranya was settled by the Slavs in the 6th century, while Hungarians arrived in the 9th century.
Baranya county arose as one of the first comitatus of the Kingdom of Hungary, in the 11th century.
By the Treaty of Trianon of 1920, the Baranya region was formally divided between Hungary and the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes, but de facto remained under the administration of the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes until 1921.
Baranya - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (105 words)
Baranya (Baranja), a geographical region in Hungary and Croatia.
Baranya, a county in the historic Kingdom of Hungary.
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