Place:Svätý Jur, Bratislava, Slovensko, Czechoslovakia

NameSvätý Jur
Alt namesJur pri Bratislavesource: NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Sankt Georgensource: Wikipedia
Svätý Jursource: Getty Vocabulary Program
Szentgyörgysource: Wikipedia
TypeCity or town
Coordinates48.25°N 17.217°E
Located inBratislava, Slovensko, Czechoslovakia
Also located inBratislava, Slovakia    
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

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Svätý Jur is a small town northeast of Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. The name means Saint George, and the town's coat of arms shows the saint killing the dragon. Between 1960 and 1990, the forced the town to use a "non-religious" name Jur pri Bratislave. Svätý Jur has a population of almost 5,000.

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