Paradela, Lugo

Paradela
Municipality
Casa do concello, Paradela, Lugo.jpg
Flag of Paradela
Flag
Coat of arms of Paradela
Coat of arms
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Paradela is located in Spain
Paradela
Paradela
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 42°58′N 7°57′W / 42°58′N 7°57′W / 42.967; -7.950
Country Spain
Autonomous community Galicia
ProvinceLugo
ComarcaSarria
Government
 • AlcaldeJosé Manuel Mato Díaz (2007)
Area
 • Total121.12 km2 (46.76 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total2,193
 • Density18/km2 (47/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Paradelense
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Official language(s)Galician, Spanish
WebsiteOfficial website

Paradela is a municipality in Lugo province in Galicia in north-west Spain. It is situated in the region of Sarria.There were 2,193 people living in Paradela as of 2008 (1,101 men and 1,092 women).[1]It is known for the connection it has with the Way of St. James. The French route of such a way, ending in Santiago de Compostela, passes through five parishes of Paradela: Ferreiros, Francos, Laxe, Cortes and Loio.[2]

Etymology

The name Paradela comes from the diminutive of the Latin word parata, which can be translated as hostal, or near the end of the journey.

Other Languages
aragonés: Paradela
asturianu: Paradela (Lugo)
Bân-lâm-gú: Paradela (Lugo)
català: Paradela
español: Paradela
euskara: Paradela
français: Paradela
galego: Paradela
italiano: Paradela
Bahasa Melayu: Paradela, Lugo
Nederlands: Paradela (Lugo)
日本語: パラデーラ
occitan: Paradela
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Paradela
polski: Paradela
português: Paradela (Galiza)
Türkçe: Paradela, Lugo
українська: Парадела
Tiếng Việt: Paradela, Lugo
中文: 帕拉德拉