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Gornomariysky District, Mari El, Russia

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Горномарийский район / Курыкмарий кундем / Кырыкмары кымдем

Chrystian Kretowicz, 1 January 2010 and Tomislav Šipek, 31 August 2020
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About the district

Although not called the "National District" (it was proclaimed as such on October 10, 1931) it is classified as the district of the titular nationality (Район с «титульной» нацией) on the linguistic basis. Gornomariyskiy language (Mountain Marii) is considered either as the dialect of Marii or a separate language, depending on whom you would like to listen to.

  • Area: 1730
  • Population: 28,400 (2005)
  • Administrative center: Kozmodemyansk (which lies outside the territory of the District, which doesn't have any cities or towns - totally rural area)
  • Head of the Administration: Leonid Zinovyevich Kubekov
Chrystian Kretowicz, 1 January 2010

Description of the flag

Horizontally divided approximate 2:1:2, ermine-blue-ermine with the arms centered.

Coat of Arms

Chrystian Kretowicz, 1 Jan 2010