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Prievidza is a city in the central-western Slovakia. With 49,400 inhabitants it is the second biggest municipality in the Trenčín Region.NameThe name is probably deduced from a personal name Previd with possessive sufix -ja . An alternative and less probable is a derivation from vid-, thus "the village which can be seen from all directions", "the village in the thin stand".FeaturesPrievidza is a centre for many institutions of regional importance - governmental as well as commercial. It is commonly called the "green city". The most prominent sporting clubs include the BC Prievidza (basketball; last champion of Czechoslovakia before separation and later champion of Slovakia); of certain notoriety are also Prievidza Football Club and the ice hockey Club, both of which compete in the appropriate second national leagues.Prievidza has 6 boroughs: Staré mesto (Old Town in English), Píly, Necpaly, Kopanice, Zápotôčky and Žabník and there are three adjoining villages that are an administrative part of Prievidza: Hradec, Malá Lehôtka and Veľká Lehôtka.Prievidza is in Trencin Region. To arrange what you want to do in Prievidza, use our Slovakia sightseeing planning tool .
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