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Rede (Komarom-Esztergom County, Hungary)

Réde község

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by István Molnár, 5 December 2000

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Réde is a village in Komárom-Esztergom County in Hungary near to Town of Kisbér (15 km southwest) The village has got 1.554 inhabitants (1990 census), nearly all of them are Hungarians. Neighbouring settlements are: Bakonybánk, Sikátor, Veszprémvarsány, Bakonyszentkirály, Csatka, Ácsteszér and Bakonyszombathely villages. In 1910 Réde was a village in the Zirc district of Veszprém County. Number of inhabitants in 1910: 1.677; 1.659 (98.9%) Hungarian, 18 (1.1%) German by mother tongue, 934 (55.7%) Calvinist, 650 (38.8%) Roman Catholic, 48 (2.9%) Lutheran and 45 (2.7%) other by religion.
Ratio of the flag: 1:2
Some information about the coat of arms: The two green hills relate to the Bakony Mountains, the silver wavy stripe relates to the Cuhai-Bakony-ér (brook), the silver griffin relates to the Esterházy Family - which was the landlord of the village, the gold cross relates to the Roman Catholic inhabitants, the gold chalice relates to the Calvinist inhabitants of the village.
István Molnár, 5 December 2000

Coat of Arms

by István Molnár, 5 December 2000