Çermenikë or Çermenika is an upland northeast of , in central . In the Middle Ages, as Tzernikon or Tzernikos, it was an episcopal see of the Patriarchate of Constantinople, as a suffragan see of the Archbishopric of Dyrrhachium.In the Medieval the upland used to be inhabited completely by Catholics.

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is the name of a town and district in . Photo: Pasztilla, CC BY-SA 4.0.


41.25° or 41° 15' north
20.25° or 20° 15' east
400 metres (1312 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Bulgarian: Черменик
  • Bulgarian: Черменика
  • Greek: Τσερμενίκε
  • Hungarian: Çermenika
  • Hungarian: Çermenikë
  • Portuguese: Cermenica
  • Turkish: Çermenika
  • Malesia e Cermenikes
  • Malësia e Çermenikës
  • Çermenikë Highland

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