Gurghiu, Mureș

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Gurghiu

Görgényszentimre
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Location in Mureș County
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Gurghiu
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 46°46′N24°51′E / 46.767°N 24.850°E / 46.767; 24.850 Coordinates: 46°46′N24°51′E / 46.767°N 24.850°E / 46.767; 24.850
CountryFlag of Romania.svg  Romania
County Mureș
Population
 (2011) [1]
6,091
Time zone EET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Vehicle reg. MS

Gurghiu (Hungarian : Görgényszentimre, Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈɡørɡeːɲsɛntimrɛ] ) is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania. It is composed of ten villages: Adrian (Görgényadorján), Cașva (Kásva), Comori (Kincsesfő), Fundoaia (Kásvavölgy), Glăjărie (Görgényüvegcsűr), Gurghiu, Larga (Lárgatelep), Orșova (Görgényorsova), Orșova-Pădure (Szécs) and Păuloaia (Pálpatak).

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The Gurghiu is a river in the Gurghiu Mountains, Mureș County, northern Romania. It is a left tributary of the river Mureș. It flows through the municipalities Ibăneşti, Hodac, Gurghiu and Solovăstru, and joins the Mureș in the town Reghin. Its length is 53 km (33 mi) and its basin size is 563 km2 (217 sq mi).

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Larga may refer to several places in Romania:

Sebeș may refer to several places and rivers in Romania:

The Beica is a small river in the Gurghiu Mountains, Mureș County, northern Romania. It is a left tributary of the river Mureș. It flows through the municipalities of Beica de Jos and Petelea, and joins the Mureș near the village Petelea. It is fed by several smaller streams, including Urisiu and Nadășa. Its length is 25 km (16 mi) and its basin size is 101 km2 (39 sq mi).

The Sebeș is a river in the Gurghiu Mountains, Mureș County, northern Romania. It is a left tributary of the river Mureș. It flows through the commune of Rușii-Munți, and joins the Mureș in the village Sebeș. Its length is 11 km (6.8 mi) and its basin size is 30 km2 (12 sq mi).

The Sălard is a small river in the Gurghiu Mountains, Mureș County, northern Romania. It is a left tributary of the river Mureș. It flows through the municipality Lunca Bradului, and joins the Mureș in the village Sălard. It is fed by several smaller streams, including the Pârâul Rece and Jirca. Its length is 18 km (11 mi) and its basin size is 126 km2 (49 sq mi).

The Șumuleul Mare is a small river in the Gurghiu Mountains, Harghita County, central Romania. It is a left tributary of the river Mureș. It flows through the municipality Ciumani, and joins the Mureș near the village Ciumani. Its length is 17 km (11 mi) and its basin size is 54 km2 (21 sq mi).

Niraj river in Romania

The Niraj is a river in the Gurghiu Mountains, Mureș County, northern Romania. Its name originates from the Hungarian word nyár, meaning "poplar". It is a left tributary of the river Mureș. It starts at the confluence of headwaters Nirajul Mare and Nirajul Mic. It flows through the villages Câmpu Cetății, Eremitu, Mătrici, Călugăreni, Dămieni, Grâușorul, Vărgata, Miercurea Nirajului, Dumitreștii, Gălești, Bolintineni, Păsăreni, Murgești, Acățari, Stejeriș, Crăciunești, Ilieni, Gheorghe Doja, Leordeni and joins the Mureș near the town Ungheni. Its length is 82 km (51 mi) and its basin size is 651 km2 (251 sq mi).

The Eseniu is a small river in the Gurghiu Mountains, Harghita County, central Romania. It is a left tributary of the river Mureș. It flows through the village Sineu, and joins the Mureș in the village Remetea. Its length is 17 km (11 mi) and its basin size is 28 km2 (11 sq mi).

The Măgheruș is a small river in the Gurghiu Mountains, Harghita County, central Romania. It is a left tributary of the river Mureș. It flows through the municipality Toplița, and joins the Mureș in the town Toplița, where it is channelized. Its length is 12 km (7.5 mi) and its basin size is 29 km2 (11 sq mi). Its name is from the Hungarian "mogyoró", and means "Nutty Creek".

The Gălăuțaș is a small river in the Gurghiu Mountains, Harghita County, central Romania. Its name is from the Hungarian "galóca", meaning "amanita" (mushroom). It is a left tributary of the river Mureș. It flows through the municipality Gălăuțaș, and joins the Mureș in the village Gălăuțaș. Its length is 11 km (6.8 mi) and its basin size is 16 km2 (6.2 sq mi).

The Ațintiș is a small river in the Gurghiu Mountains, Mureș County, northern Romania. It is a left tributary of the river Mureș. It flows through the municipality Bichiș, and joins the Mureș in the village Ațintiș. Its length is 15 km (9.3 mi) and its basin size is 64 km2 (25 sq mi).

Gurghiu Mountains mountain range

The Gurghiu Mountains are a range in the Căliman-Harghita Mountains of the Eastern Carpathians, Romania, in the Transylvania region.

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The Orșova is a left tributary of the river Gurghiu in Romania. It flows into the Gurghiu near the village Gurghiu. Its length is 16 km (9.9 mi) and its basin size is 27 km2 (10 sq mi).

References

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