Encyclopedia > Triglav

  Article Content

Triglav

Mt. Triglav (2864 m), the highest peak in Slovenia, lies in the Julian Alps region of South-Eastern Alps. Its name -- "three-headed" -- describes its shape as seen from the Bohinj[?] valley. This shape can also be seen in the flag of Slovenia.


Triglav is also a name of the god of agriculture in the Slavic mythology[?].

See also: Triglav national park, Slovenian mountains[?].



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Frederick Banting

... advances in medicine at the time. Until this time, the millions of people worldwide who suffered from the endocrinal[?] disease, diabetes, could not be treated and ...