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Eger
Coat o airms o Eger
Coat o airms
Eger is locatit in Hungary
Eger
Eger
Location o Eger
Coordinates: 47°53′56″N 20°22′29″E / 47.89902°N 20.37470°E / 47.89902; 20.37470
Kintra Hungary
CoontyHeves
Govrenment
 • MayorLászló Habis
Area
 • Total92.2 km2 (35.6 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • TotIncrease 56,530
 • Rank19t
 • Density610.8/km2 (1,582/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
3300
Aurie code(s)36
Wabsteidhttp://www.eger.hu/

Eger (Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈɛɡɛr]; German: Erlau; Turkis: Eğri; Laitin: Agria; Pols: Jagier; Slovak: Jáger; Slovenie: Jager; Czech: Jager; Serbie: Jegar/Jerpa/Jegra/Jerap; Croatie: Jegar/Jerpa/Jegra/Jerap) is the coonty seat o Heves, an the seicont lairgest ceety in Northren Hungary (efter Miskolc). Eger is best kent for its castle, thermal baths, historic bigggins (includin the northrenmaist Turkish minaret), dishes an reid wines. It haes an estimatit population o 56,530 as of 2011, which maks it 19t lairgest ceety in Hungary. The ceety is locatit on the Eger Stream, on the hills o the Bükk Muntains.

Twin touns — Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Jerikó lett Eger új testvérvárosa". Index.hu. Retrieved 7 September 2013.