Eura is a municipality of Finland.

It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Satakunta region. The municipality has a population of 9,371 and covers an area of 479.49 km² of which 48.08 km² is water. The population density is 21.8 inhabitants per km².

The municipality is unilingually Finnish.

The municipality is one of the most distinguished places in Finland in terms of pre-historical findings. The archaeological findings are mainly from the Iron Age and include e.g. ancient dress ["Euran Emännän Puku"] .

Local tradition had it still in the 18th century that a decisive battle against invading Sweden was held in Eura's Big Meadow ("Iso Niitty") in the Middle Ages. According to the story, there was blood up to man's ankles on the meadow. [Purhonen, Paula: "Kristinuskon saapumisesta Suomeen". 1998. ISBN 951-9057-31-5. See page 156.]


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См. также в других словарях:

  • Eura — Géographie Pays  Finlande Région Satakunta Altitude   …   Wikipédia en Français

  • EURA — vulgo Auron, fluv. Galliae Celt. per Bituriges, ac Bituricas urbem in Ligerim fluens …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Eura — Euran kunta Wappen Karte Basisdaten Staat …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Eura — Sp Èura Ap Eura L V Suomija …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Eura — Original name in latin Eura Name in other language State code FI Continent/City Europe/Helsinki longitude 61.13333 latitude 22.13333 altitude 41 Population 9338 Date 2011 07 31 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • eura — rhin·eura; …   English syllables

  • EURA — European Renderers Association (Medical » Veterinary) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • Eura Mobil — Rechtsform GmbH Gründung 1959 Sitz Sprendlingen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Eura (Begriffsklärung) — Eura steht für: Eura, eine Stadt in Finnland EURA steht für: Eura Mobil, ein Reisemobilhersteller European Urban Research Association Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsk …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Église d'Eura — 61°07.99′N 22°07.84′E / 61.13317, 22.13067 …   Wikipédia en Français

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