Thorsager

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Thorsager
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Round church of Thorsager
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Thorsager
Coordinates: 56°20′39″N10°27′28″E / 56.34417°N 10.45778°E / 56.34417; 10.45778 Coordinates: 56°20′39″N10°27′28″E / 56.34417°N 10.45778°E / 56.34417; 10.45778
Country Denmark
Region Central Denmark (Midtjylland)
Municipality Syddjurs
Area
  Urban
0.87 km2 (0.34 sq mi)
Population
 (2020)
   Urban
1,329
  Urban density1,500/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (Central European Time)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (Central European Summer Time)

Thorsager is a small town in Jutland, Denmark with a population of 1,329 (1 January 2020 census), [1] located in Thorsager Parish, 6 km north of Rønde. The town lies in Syddjurs Municipality and lies in the Central Denmark Region. Thorsager is especially known for its church, which is Jutland's only round church. It was built around 1200.

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Thorsager is Danish for "Thor's Acre" a reference to the Norse God Thor.

Thorsager City Limit Sign Thorsager-Denmark-city-limit-sign.jpg
Thorsager City Limit Sign

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