Comarnic

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Template:Infobox settlement Comarnic (Template:IPA-ro) is a town in Prahova County, Romania, with a population of 13,500. Five villages are administered by the town: Ghio?e?ti, Vatra Sat, Podu Lung, Poiana and Posada. Template:Historical populations

Etymology

Its name origin is the Romanian word "comarnic", which is a kind of a shepherd's hut of Slavic origin: komar=mosquito+ -nik, literally, "retreat from mosquitoes". It is used for milking sheep and storing milk and other dairy products.

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