Crăciunești

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Crăciunești

Nyárádkarácson
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Crăciunești
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 46°29′N24°35′E / 46.48°N 24.58°E / 46.48; 24.58 Coordinates: 46°29′N24°35′E / 46.48°N 24.58°E / 46.48; 24.58
CountryFlag of Romania.svg  Romania
County Mureș
Population
 (Oct. 2011) [1]
4,470
Time zone EET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Vehicle reg. MS

Crăciunești (Hungarian: Nyárádkarácson; Hungarian pronunciation: [ɲaːraːdkɒraːtʃoɲ] ; Yiddish : קרעטשניף, Kretshnif) is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania. It is composed of eight villages: Budiu Mic (Hagymásbodon), Ciba (Csiba), Cinta (Fintaháza), Cornești (Somosd), Crăciunești, Foi (Folyfalva), Nicolești (Káposztásszentmiklós) and Tirimioara (Kisteremi). Ciba, Foi and Nicolești were established in 2006.

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References

  1. "Populaţia stabilă pe judeţe, municipii, oraşe şi localităti componenete la RPL_2011" (in Romanian). National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 4 February 2014.