Synonyms for stranda or Related words with stranda
Examples of "stranda"
consists of three smaller villages and one larger central village. The smaller villages are Hellesylt, Geiranger, and Liabygda. The central village,
(same name as the municipality), has about 2,600 inhabitants. There is also the small village of Helsem which is located just south of the village of
Municipality is also known for tourist attractions like the Geirangerfjorden and Sunnylvsfjorden.
"Stranden" was established as a municipality on 1 January 1838 (see formannskapsdistrikt). On 1 January 1892, the northern district of the municipality (population: 850) was separated to form a new Stordal Municipality. This left
with 1,459 residents. The spelling was changed to "
" in 1918. On 1 January 1965, Sunnylven Municipality (population: 1,221) was merged into
, forming a new, larger
is a municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is part of the Sunnmøre region. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of
The village is the shopping and industry center of the municipality. It lies along Norwegian County Road 60, and there is a ferry connection to the village of Liabygda, across the fjord. The village of Helsem lies about south of
Church is located in
Storeide hails from
, and lives in Ålesund.
Church (), also known as Sløgstad Church, is a parish church in
Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is located in the village of
, along the western shore of the Storfjorden. The church is part of the
parish in the Austre Sunnmøre deanery in the Diocese of Møre. The white, wooden, octagonal church was built in 1838 to replace an older church on the site. There has been a church at this site for centuries. The earliest known church on the site was a stave church that was destroyed in 1731 by a small tsunami caused by a rockslide into the fjord.
Ekornes Grodås AS, Grodås, Manufacturer of wood components, mainly subcontracting to
On the local level he was a member of
municipal council from 1967 to 1975.
Oddbjørn Sverre Langlo (20 April 1935 in
– 21 July 2004) was a Norwegian politician for the Conservative Party.
is the administrative centre of
Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The village is located on the western shore of the Storfjorden. The village has a population (2013) of 2,907; giving the village a population density of , and making it the largest settlement in the municipality.
Helsem is a small village in
Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The village is located just a couple kilometres south of the municipal centre of
, along the Storfjorden, just north of where the Norddalsfjorden and Sunnylvsfjorden split off. The village has a population (2012) of 257, giving the village a population density of .
The mountain is located about northeast of the village of Grodås and lake Hornindalsvatnet in Hornindal Municipality. It is also located about west of the village of Hellesylt in
Municipality. It also lies about southeast of the village of Leira in Ørsta Municipality. The mountain Kvitegga is to the northeast on the Ørsta/
Fjord Trail Race is a long distance race with meters of vertical climb. The race attracts many international runners and takes place since 2015 in the mountains around
on the Norwegian coast. The course takes the runners along the Geirangerfjord.
Kvitegga is a mountain on the border between
Municipality and Ørsta Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is located about southeast of the village of Leira (in Ørsta) and about west of Hellesylt (in
). The tall Kvitegga is located about northeast of the nearby mountain Hornindalsrokken.
Liabygda is a village in
Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The village is located on the northern shore of the Norddalsfjorden, just north of the mouth of the Sunnylvsfjorden. Liabygda and its immediate vicinity are separated from the rest of the municipality by the fjord. There is a ferry from Liabygda to the village of
on the other side of the fjord. Liabygda Church is located in this village, serving the part of
on the eastern side of the fjord.
The name "Ytre Enebakk" comes from the village's original name: "Ytterbygda" or "Ytterbygdsfjerdingen". Enebakk community originally consisted of four "fjerdinger": Ytre Enebakk (Ytterbygda), Kirkebygda, Flateby (
) and Dalefjerdingen.
Bjarne Solbakken (born 18 May 1977) is a retired Norwegian alpine skier from
who has competed at the Olympics, World Championships and the World Cup.
In August 2016 won the 33K
Fjord Trail Race in Norway by 15 minutes ahead of established trail running world stars Emelie Forsberg and Malene Haukøy.
Sigrid Svantesdotter Sture (13 December 1538, Mörkö, Södermanland – 16 March 1613), was a Swedish noble, Governor (häradshövding) of
Hundred from 1577 to 1613.
The Church of Norway has four parishes "(sokn)" within the municipality of
. It is part of the Austre Sunnmøre deanery in the Diocese of Møre.
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