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Klina, Kosovo 2000

Klina/Клина (Serbian) is a city in Kosovo located at the confluence of the river Klina into the White Drin river, at 42°37′18″N, 020°34′40″E. Image File history File links Download high resolution version (665x774, 29 KB) Klinë map, Kosova 2006 File links The following pages link to this file: Klina ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (665x774, 29 KB) Klinë map, Kosova 2006 File links The following pages link to this file: Klina ... For other uses, see Kosovo (disambiguation). ... The Serbian language is one of the standard versions of the Å tokavian dialect, used primarily in Serbia and Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina and by Serbs everywhere. ... For other uses, see Kosovo (disambiguation). ...


Klina is for the first time mentioned by Ptolemy on his map as an Illyrian settlement called Chinna, which is on the same place as today's Klina. A symbol of Klina are the Mirusha waterfalls. Claudius Ptolemaeus (Greek: ; c. ... Illyrians has come to refer to a broad, ill-defined group of peoples who inhabited the western Balkans (from northern Epirus to southern Pannonia) and even perhaps parts of Southern Italy in classical times into the Common era, and spoke Illyrian languages. ... Hopetoun Falls near Otway National Park, Victoria, Australia A waterfall is usually a geological formation resulting from water, often in the form of a stream, flowing over an erosion-resistant rock formation that forms a sudden break in elevation. ...


External links

  • Komuna Klinë
  • OSCE Profile of Klinë
  • SOK Kosovo and its population



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Klina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (131 words)
Klina (Serbian: Клина; Albanian: Klinë) is a city in Kosovo located at the confluence of the river Klina into the Drin i Bardhë river, at 42°37′18″N, 020°34′40″E.
Klina is for the first time mentioned by Ptolemy on his map as an Illyrian settlement called Chinna, which is on the same place as today's Klina.
A symbol of Klina are the Mirusha waterfalls.
Klinë - History (292 words)
In the I century (B.C.) the territory of Klina and the entire Dardania was under the rule of Roman Empire.
After the fall of Roman Empire, Dardania therefore and Klina with the area was populated by Slavs and this move in the Balkan Peninsula ended in the VIIIth century.
Chinna in a sense of Cin is explained as Kin between the Drini i Bardhë river and the river Klina.
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