Place:Aurich, Weser-Ems, Niedersachsen, Germany

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NameAurich
Alt namesAuriacumsource: Orbis Latinus (1971) p 36
Auricasource: Orbis Latinus (1971) p 36
TypeDistrict
Coordinates53.467°N 7.483°E
Located inWeser-Ems, Niedersachsen, Germany
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Norden
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Aurich is a district (Landkreis) in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is bounded by (from the north and clockwise) the North Sea, the districts of Wittmund and Leer, and the city of Emden.

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The history of the district is linked with the history of the region of East Frisia.

The district was established in 1977 by merging the former districts of Aurich and Norden.

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