Gunja is a village and municipality in the hinterland of the left banks of the Sava in the region of Spačva, Croatia, 31.42 km southeast of Županja; elevation 84 m. In the 2001 census, the population was 5,003, with 64.3% declaring themselves Croats and 13.77% Bosniaks. Chief occupations include farming, forestry, wood processing and the building trade (brickyards). It is a small village directly across the river from the city of Brčko in Bosnia and Herzegovina. During the war in Bosnia, many Muslim and Croat citizens of Brčko lived as refugees in Gunja. Most families in Gunja had fallout shelters to protect themselves and their neighbours from Serbian plane attacks.

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Gunja — Gunja …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gunja — Pays  Croatie Comitat Vukovar Syrmie Population (municipalité) 5 033 hab. (2001) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gunja — Gunja, s. Gandscha …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • gunja — gȕnja ž DEFINICIJA bot., v. dunja …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Gunja — Gȕnja ž DEFINICIJA naselje u Slavoniji (u blizini Županje), 5176 stan …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Gunja — Original name in latin Gunja Name in other language Gunja State code HR Continent/City Europe/Zagreb longitude 44.88 latitude 18.85333 altitude 84 Population 5058 Date 2012 02 28 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Gunja — Sp Gunià Ap Gunja L Kroatija …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • guñja — गुञ्ज …   Indonesian dictionary

  • gunja — gun·ja …   English syllables

  • guñjā — botanical name a small, bright red seed with a black patch on the top. This seed is said to represent Śrīmatī Rādhikā …   The Bhaktivedanta encyclopedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.