Taor

Summary

Taor (Macedonian: Таор) is a village in North Macedonia. Administratively, Taor is in Zelenikovo Municipality and it is located some 20 km south-east of Skopje. Taor is on the left bank of the Vardar River.

Taor
Таор
Taor-MKD.jpg
Taor is located in North Macedonia
Taor
Taor
Location within North Macedonia
Coordinates: 41°53′53″N 21°36′41″E / 41.89806°N 21.61139°E / 41.89806; 21.61139Coordinates: 41°53′53″N 21°36′41″E / 41.89806°N 21.61139°E / 41.89806; 21.61139
Country North Macedonia
RegionLogo of Skopje Region.svg Skopje
MunicipalityCoat of arms of Zelenikovo Municipality.svg Zelenikovo
Population
 (2002)
 • Total152
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Car platesSK

EtymologyEdit

The etymology of the village's name Taor derives possibly from the ancient name Tauresium, an ancient town and modern archaeological site near the village.

DemographicsEdit

According to the 2002 census, in Taor lived 152 people, all Macedonians.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2002 Macedonian census

See alsoEdit