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Klanec, Kranj

Klanec is a former settlement in the Municipality of Kranj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. It is now part of the city of Kranj. Klanec lies above the left bank of the Kokra River, connected to the center of Kranj by a bridge. The houses ...

                                               

Kocna, Jesenice

Kocna is a relatively common toponym in Slovenia. It is derived from the Slovene common noun kocna cirque and originally refers to a local geographical feature.

                                               

Koprivnik v Bohinju

Koprivnik v Bohinju is a settlement on the Pokljuka Plateau in the Municipality of Bohinj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Krma

Krma is an alpine valley in the Julian Alps in the Upper Carniola region, northwestern Slovenia. It is included in the Triglav National Park in its entirety. Krma is the longest and easternmost of the glacial valleys near Mojstrana. It is the sta ...

                                               

Lahovce

Lahovce is a village in the Municipality of Cerklje na Gorenjskem in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Lavtarski Vrh

Lavtarski Vrh is a small dispersed settlement above Čepulje in the Municipality of Kranj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Lesce

Lesce is a town in the Municipality of Radovljica in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. It is an industrial and tourist centre. It is one of the earliest-mentioned settlements in the region, first noted in a document from 1004 together with B ...

                                               

Lese, Trzic

Lese was attested in written sources in 1040 as silva que Leschahc nuncupator and as predium Lêscah in 1050–63, and Loschach and Leschach in 1498. The name is derived from the plural demonym Lescane, derived from the word leska hazel. The name th ...

                                               

Luze, Sencur

Luze was first attested in written sources in 1154 as Lusse and as Lausach in 1238. The name is shortened from the demonym * Luzane, literally people living near a pond, derived from the Slovene common noun * luza pond, puddle. In the past the Ge ...

                                               

Mace, Preddvor

Mace stands on a ridge between the valleys of Dry Creek Slovene: Suha and Bistrica Creek. The territory of Mace includes an isolated patch of forest below Middle Peak Slovene: Srednji vrh, 1.853 meters or 6.079 feet known as the Devils Forest Slo ...

                                               

Mavcice

Mavcice is a village on the right bank of the Sava River in the Municipality of Kranj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. It lies southwest of Lake Trboje, a reservoir of the Mavcice Hydroelectric Plant, which is located in the village.

                                               

Mosnje

Mosnje is the site of three known mass graves from the period immediately after the Second World War. All three graves are located southwest of the settlement, above the Sava River. They contain the remains of about 300 German prisoners of war mu ...

                                               

Orehovlje, Kranj

Orehovlje is a settlement on the right bank of the Kokra River in the Municipality of Kranj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Osojnica

Osojnica is a small settlement on a stream with the same name, a tributary of the Poljane Sora, in the hills southwest of Ziri in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Peracica

Peracica is a settlement in the Municipality of Radovljica in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Podhom

Podhom is a settlement in the Municipality of Gorje in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. In addition to the main settlement, it also consists of the hamlets of Spodnji Graben, Gabrce, Vintgar, and Vrsce to the west.

                                               

Podljubelj

Podljubelj is a settlement on the road to the Ljubelj Pass in the Municipality of Trzic in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Poljsica pri Podnartu

Poljsica pri Podnartu is a settlement in the Municipality of Radovljica in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Prase

Prase is a village on the right bank of the Sava River in the Municipality of Kranj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. It lies west of Lake Trboje, the reservoir of the Mavcice Hydroelectric Plant on the Sava River.

                                               

Prebacevo

Prebacevo was attested in written sources in 1343 as Pribêtsh. In the local dialect, the village is known as Pərbaco u̯. The medieval transcriptions and the local pronunciation indicate that the name may be derived from *Pribacevo selo Pribacs vi ...

                                               

Preddvor

The settlement was first attested in written sources in 1147 as Niwenhouen literally, new manor and as Neunhouen in 1238 and Vorm hoff literally, in front of the manor in 1488. The Slovene name Preddvor is a fused prepositional phrase that has lo ...

                                               

Predoslje

Predoslje is a village in the Municipality of Kranj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. The territory of the village includes Brdo Castle.

                                               

Raceva

Raceva is a dispersed settlement in a valley of the same name southeast of Ziri in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. Raceva Creek runs along the valley and is a tributary of the Poljane Sora River.

                                               

Ravne v Bohinju

Ravne v Bohinju is a settlement in the Municipality of Bohinj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. It includes the hamlets of Spodnji Konec, Zgornji Konec, and Dolino.

                                               

Ribcev Laz

Ribcev Laz is a settlement on Lake Bohinj in the Municipality of Bohinj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. Most of the settlement consists of hotels and holiday homes. The local church dedicated to John the Baptist stands just outside the ...

                                               

Sebenje

Sebenje is a scattered village in a level area along the road from Ziganja Vas to Krize nestled against the western Miocene foothills of the Udin Woods Slovene: Udin borst. Next to the Udin Woods, the soil is loamy and swampy. The land east and s ...

                                               

Selca, Zelezniki

It is an old settlement, first mentioned in 973 AD, and was formerly the main settlement and center for the entire Selca Valley Slovene: Selska dolina, which was named after the village. Only in more recent times did Zelezniki become the administ ...

                                               

Selo pri Zirovnici

Selo pri Zirovnici is one of ten villages in the Municipality of Zirovnica in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. It lies on the slopes of the Reber range between Zirovnica and Zabreznica and is more or less a continuous settlement with Zabrez ...

                                               

Sidraz

Sidraz is a hill settlement in a shady location east of Senturska Gora on a saddle between Doblic and Tunjscica creeks. The soil is loamy and there is a spring near the village.

                                               

Slatna

Slatna is a small village above Begunje in the Municipality of Radovljica in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Smartno, Cerklje na Gorenjskem

Smartno is a village in the Municipality of Cerklje na Gorenjskem in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Spodnja Lipnica

The name Spodnja Lipnica literally means lower Lipnica, distinguishing the village from neighboring Zgornja Lipnica literally, upper Lipnica, which stands at an elevation 29 meters 95 ft higher. The name Lipnica, like related names, is derived fr ...

                                               

Spodnje Danje

Spodnje Danje is a village in the Municipality of Zelezniki in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Spodnje Jezersko

Spodnje Jezersko ; literally, Lower Jezersko) is a settlement in the Municipality of Jezersko in Slovenia. It is part of the traditional region of Carinthia and the Upper Carniola Statistical Region.

                                               

Spodnji Brnik

Spodnji Brnik is a settlement in the Municipality of Cerklje na Gorenjskem in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. Spodnji Brnik is also the closest settlement to Ljubljana Joze Pucnik Airport, commonly known as Brnik Airport.

                                               

Srednja Vas v Bohinju

Srednja Vas v Bohinju is a village in the Municipality of Bohinj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. It includes the hamlets of Kranjska Vas, Rudno Polje, V Rencah, Zale, Podojnica, Peca, Trzic, and Ptonec.

                                               

Srednja Vas, Radovljica

Srednja Vas is a small settlement above Begunje in the Municipality of Radovljica in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Stiska Vas

Stiska Vas is a small settlement in the Municipality of Cerklje na Gorenjskem in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Struzevo

Struzevo is a former settlement in the Municipality of Kranj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. It now corresponds to the neighborhood of Struzevo in Kranj. It is located above the Sava River at the edge of the Naklo Valley. There is a rai ...

                                               

Studor v Bohinju

Studor v Bohinju is a village in the Municipality of Bohinj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. Mount Studor rises above the village.

                                               

Sveti Lenart, Cerklje na Gorenjskem

Sveti Lenart is a small settlement in the Municipality of Cerklje na Gorenjskem in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Tenetise, Kranj

Tenetise is a village in the Municipality of Kranj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. It includes the hamlets of Spodnje Tenetise and Zgornje Tenetise.

                                               

Ukanc

Ukanc is a settlement near Lake Bohinj in the Municipality of Bohinj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. It is southwest of the lake. The majority of buildings in the settlement are either hotels or holiday houses.

                                               

Visoko, Sencur

Visoko is a ribbon village along the road from Kranj to Zgornje Jezersko, with additional road connections to Cerklje na Gorenjskem, Sencur, and Suha pri Predosljah. Significant construction of houses along the road to Cerklje na Gorenjskem took ...

                                               

Voklo

Voklo was attested in written sources in 1238 as Hv̊lwe. The Slovene name is derived from v Lokvo literally, to the watering hole, thus referring to a local geographical feature. Phonologically, it is the result of a dialect development in which ...

                                               

Zabrekve

Zabrekve is a settlement in the Municipality of Zelezniki in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. It includes the hamlets of Sveti Mohor and Bezovnica.

                                               

Zabreznica

Zabreznica is one of ten villages in the Municipality of Zirovnica in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. It is the location of Zirovnica Primary School, which serves the primary education needs of all the villages in the municipality. Above t ...

                                               

Zadnja Vas

Zadnja Vas is a small village in the Municipality of Radovljica in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

                                               

Zalog, Kranj

Zalog is a small settlement in the hills north of Kranj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. It includes the hamlet of Svarje.

                                               

Zelezniki

Zelezniki ; German: Eisnern) is a small town in Slovenia. It is the seat of the Municipality of Zelezniki and it is the economic centre and the largest settlement in the Selca Valley. It includes the hamlets of Jesenovec, Gorenji Konec, Ovcja Vas ...