Satakunta

Frae Wikipedia
Lowp tae: navigation, rake
Satakunta on the map o Finland

Satakunta (Swadish: Satakunda‎, Laitin: Finnia Septentrionalis or Satagundia) is a region (maakunta / landskap) o Finland, pairt o the umwhile Wastren Finland Province. It borders the regions o Finland Proper, Tavastia Proper, Pirkanmaa, Soothren Ostrobothnie an Ostrobothnia. The main ceety o the region is Pori. The name o the region literally means Hunder. The historical province o the same name wis a lairger aurie athin Finland, coverin modren Satakunta as well as hintle o Pirkanmaa.

Municipalities[eedit | eedit soorce]

The region o Satakunta is made up o 21 municipalities.

Heraldry[eedit | eedit soorce]

The airms are crouned bi a ducal coronet, though in Finnish tradition this resembles a Swadish coont's coronet. Blazon: "Per fess Azure an Or, a bear rampant Sable, airmed an langued Gules, crouned Or, hauldin in baith paws a sword Argent, sword handle Or; surmuntit bi twa mullets o seiven Argent".

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

Media relatit tae Satakunta at Wikimedie Commons

Template:Landskap Finland

Coordinates: 61°20′N 22°00′E / 61.333°N 22.000°E / 61.333; 22.000