Frashër

Frashër
Museum of brothers Frashëri
Museum of brothers Frashëri
Frashër is located in Albania
Frashër
Frashër
Coordinates: 40°22′N 20°26′E / 40.367°N 20.433°E / 40.367; 20.433Coordinates: 40°22′N 20°26′E / 40.367°N 20.433°E / 40.367; 20.433
Country Albania
CountyGjirokastër
MunicipalityPërmet
Population
 (2011)
 • Municipal unit
387
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Vehicle registrationPR

Frashër is a village and a former municipality in the Gjirokastër County, southern Albania. At the 2015 local government reform it became a subdivision of the municipality Përmet.[1] The population at the 2011 census was 387.[2] The municipal unit consists of the villages Frashër, Zavalan, Ogren-Kostrec, Gostivisht, Miçan, Vërçisht, Kreshovë and Soropull.[3]

History[edit]

In June 1880 the Second Assembly of Frashër was organised by the League of Prizren.[4]

Demographics[edit]

Frashër village, which is the seat of the municipality, has a minority Aromanian population, who call the village "Farshari".[5] Their language is called fãrsherot.[6]

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Law nr. 115/2014" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on 2015-09-24.
  2. ^ "2011 census results" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 2015-01-31.
  3. ^ Greece – Albania Neighbourhood Programme Archived March 27, 2012, at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ Pollo, Stefanaq (1983). Historia e Shqipërisë: Vitet 30 të shek. XIX-1912. Akademia e Shkencave e RPS të Shqipërisë, Instituti i Historisë. p. 249.
  5. ^ Ioan Caragiani (1929). Studii istorice asupra românilor din Peninsula Balcanică. Litera Internaţional. ISBN 978-973-85856-3-8.
  6. ^ Mioara Avram; Marius Sala (15 December 2013). Les presentamos la lengua rumana. Universidad de Alicante. pp. 16–. ISBN 978-84-9717-276-9.