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Republic o Austrick
Republik Österreich
Banner o Austrick
Coat o airms o Austrick
Banner Coat o airms
Naitional motto:
Location o the  Austrick  (dark green)– on the European continent  (licht green & dark grey)– in the European Union  (licht green)
Location o the  Austrick  (dark green)

– on the European continent  (licht green & dark grey)
– in the European Union  (licht green)

Offeecial leid German
Caipital Vienna
Lairgest ceety Vienna

Heid o State -

Federal Parliamentary republic

Preses: Heinz Fischer

Area 83.858 km²
Population 8.150.835 ab. (2000)
Foondin 27 July, 1955
Siller Euro
Time zone UTC+1
Naitional anthem "Land der Berge, Land am Strome"
Naitional flouer
Patron saunt
Internet TLD .at
Cawin code +43

Austrick (German: Österreich, Czech: Rakousko, Slovenie: Avstrija; Croatie: Austrija; Serbie: Aустрија; Hungarian: Ausztria) is a laundlockit kintra in central Europe. It haes a laund mairch wi Germany an Czechie tae the north, Slovakie an Hungary tae the east, Slovenie an Italy tae the sooth, an Swisserland an Liechtenstein tae the wast. Austrick haes been a member-state o the EU sin 1995.

The fowk in Austrick speak German, a few speak Hungarian, Slovenie an Croatie. The caipital o Austrick is Vienna (Wien).

Austrick is mair nor a thoosand year auld. Its history can be follaed tae the nint century. At that time the first fowk muived tae the land nou kent as Austrick. The name "Ostarrichi" is first scrieved in an offeecial document frae 996AD. Syne this wird haes developed intae the Modren German wird Österreich.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

Austrick wis an empire frae aboot 800AD to 1918, an wis ringit ower by The Hoose o Habsburg for maist o that period. Than it becam a republic. The First Republic wis frae 1918 tae 1938, the Seicont Republic haes been frae 1945. Frae 1938 tae 1945 Austrick wis pairt o Germany. It wis annexed bi the Nazis an becam pairt o the"Third Reich" juist afore WWII. Efter the weir it syne becam unthirlt.