Papiu Ilarian

Last updated
Papiu Ilarian

Mezőbodon
Papiu Ilarian jud Mures.png
Location in Mureș County
Romania location map.svg
Red pog.svg
Papiu Ilarian
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 46°33′N24°12′E / 46.550°N 24.200°E / 46.550; 24.200 Coordinates: 46°33′N24°12′E / 46.550°N 24.200°E / 46.550; 24.200
CountryFlag of Romania.svg  Romania
County Mureș
Government
  MayorLevente Varó (UDMR)
Population
 (2011) [1]
963
Time zone EET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Vehicle reg. MS

Papiu Ilarian (formerly Budiul de Câmpie; Hungarian : Mezőbodon [ˈmɛzøːbodon] ) is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania composed of five villages:

Contents

Its first written mention is from 1332 as Budun (Bodon). The prefix "Mező", meaning 'field', in its Hungarian name refers to the Mezőség subregion where it lies.

Romanian politician Alexandru Papiu Ilarian was born here in 1828, and the commune was named after him in 1925.

Demographics

The commune has a Hungarian majority. According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 1,013 of which 56.17% or 569 are Hungarian.

See also

Related Research Articles

Mureș County County of Romania

Mureș County is a county (județ) of Romania, in the historical region of Transylvania, with the administrative centre in Târgu Mureș. The county was established in 1968, after the administrative reorganization that re-introduced the historical judeţ (county) system, still used today. This reform eliminated the previous Mureș-Magyar Autonomous Region, which had been created in 1952 within the People's Republic of Romania. Mureș county has a vibrant multicultural fabric that includes Hungarian-speaking Székelys and Transylvanian Saxons, with a rich heritage of fortified churches and towns.

Târgu Mureș City in Mureș, Romania

Târgu Mureș is the seat of Mureș County in the historical region of Transylvania, Romania. It is the 16th largest Romanian city, with 134,290 inhabitants as of the 2011 census. It lies on the Mureș River, the second longest river in Romania.

Dobra may refer to:

Alexandru Papiu Ilarian

Alexandru Papiu-Ilarian was a Romanian revolutionary, lawyer and historian.

Merișoru may refer to several villages in Romania:

Ursoaia may refer to several villages in Romania:

Ovidiu Papadima

Ovidiu Papadima was a Romanian literary critic, folklorist, and essayist.

Chibed Commune in Mureș, Romania

Chibed is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania, composed of a single village, Chibed. It lies in the Székely Land, an ethno-cultural region in eastern Transylvania. The village is famous for the onion produced in the village and sold in front of the houses along the main road.

Ernei Commune in Mureș, Romania

Ernei is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania, composed of six villages:

Gheorghe Doja, Mureș Commune in Mureș, Romania

Gheorghe Doja is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania composed of five villages:

Ghindari Commune in Mureș, Romania

Ghindari is a commune in Mureș County, Romania. It lies in the Székely Land, an ethno-cultural region in eastern Transylvania.

Sâncraiu de Mureș Commune in Mureș, Romania

Sâncraiu de Mureș is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania composed of two villages:

Sântana de Mureș Commune in Mureș, Romania

Sântana de Mureș is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania, composed of four villages:

Voivodeni Commune in Mureș, Romania

Voivodeni is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania. It is composed of two villages, Toldal (Toldalag) and Voivodeni. The former village is much less populated than the latter.

Zau de Câmpie Commune in Mureș, Romania

Zau de Câmpie is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania composed of nine villages:

Lunca Mureșului Commune in Alba, Romania

Lunca Mureșului is a commune located in the north-east of the Alba County, Transylvania, Romania. It is composed of two villages, Gura Arieșului and Lunca Mureșului.

Deda, Mureș Commune in Mureș, Romania

Deda is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania. It is composed of four villages: Bistra Mureşului (Dédabisztra), Deda, Filea (Füleháza) and Pietriş (Maroskövesd).

Șandru may refer to:

Ion Chinezu was an Austro-Hungarian-born Romanian literary critic and translator.

Budiu may refer to one of two places in Mureș County, Romania:

References

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