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image by Istvan Molnar, 29 November 2002
Taliándörögd is a village in Veszprém county, Hungary near
to the Lake Balaton. Neighbouring settlements are: Szoc, Sáska,
Hegyesd, Monostorapáti, Kapolcs, Vigántpetend, Pula, Öcs and
Halimba villages. The settlement has got 711 inhabitants
(Hungarians; 2001 census). The first mention of the village is
from 1248. In 1548 it was devastated by Turks and resettled in
1718. The village was the noble village - the origin of the coat of arms
of the village is the coat of arms of the Vizeki Tallián Family. In blue
field on the green plain there is a Hungarian warrior in red
trousers and silver armour. In his right hand there is a flower
of the village (in Hungarian: tavaszi hérics) The village was
part of Zala county till 1950. The flag is gold-green. Ratio:
1:2. With swallowtail.
Latin name of the flower is Adonis vernalis L. (<www.terra.hu/haznov/htm/Adonis.vernalis.html>). In English: False Hellebore or Spring Adonis or Yellow Adonis or Yellow Pheasant's Eye or Ox-eye (<www.cites.org/eng/cop/11/prop/61.pdf>).
Source: Mayor of the village, and my photos.
CoA from <taliandorogd.mogyoro.hu> and <www.vpmegye.hu>.
Istvan Molnar, 29 November 2002