Map - Serbia

World >  Europe >  Serbia

Serbia

Flag of Serbia
Republika Srpska

Serbia (Србија / Srbija ), officially the Republic of Serbia (Република Србија / Republika Srbija ), is a country situated at the crossroads of Central and Southeast Europe in the southern Pannonian Plain and the central Balkans. The sovereign state borders Hungary to the north, Romania to the northeast, Bulgaria to the southeast, North Macedonia to the south, Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina to the west, and Montenegro to the southwest. The country claims a border with Albania through the disputed territory of Kosovo. Serbia's population is about seven million. Its capital, Belgrade, ranks among the oldest and largest citiеs in southeastern Europe.

Inhabited since the Paleolithic Age, the Slavic migrations to the Balkans in the 6th century established several sovereign states in the early Middle Ages which at times nominally recognized being a tributary state to the Byzantine, Frankish and Hungarian kingdoms. The Serbian Kingdom obtained recognition by the Vatican and Constantinople in 1217, reaching its peak in 1346 as a relatively short-lived Serbian Empire. By the mid-16th century, the entire modern-day Serbia was annexed by the Ottomans, at times interrupted by the Habsburg Empire, which started expanding towards Central Serbia from the end of the 17th century, while maintaining a foothold in modern-day Vojvodina. In the early 19th century, the Serbian Revolution established the nation-state as the region's first constitutional monarchy, which subsequently expanded its territory. Following disastrous casualties in World War I, and the subsequent unification of the former Habsburg crownland of Vojvodina (and other territories) with Serbia, the country co-founded Yugoslavia with other South Slavic peoples, which would exist in various political formations until the Yugoslav Wars of the 1990s. During the breakup of Yugoslavia, Serbia formed a union with Montenegro, which was peacefully dissolved in 2006. In 2008, the parliament of the province of Kosovo unilaterally declared independence, with mixed responses from the international community.

Serbia is a member of the UN, CoE, CERN, OSCE, PfP, BSEC, CEFTA, and it is acceding to the WTO. Since 2014 the country has been negotiating its EU accession with perspective of joining the European Union by 2025. Serbia has dropped in ranking from Free to Partly Free on the latest Freedom House report. Since 2007, Serbia formally adheres to the policy of military neutrality. An upper-middle income economy with a dominant service sector followed by the industrial sector and agriculture, the country ranks relatively high on the Human Development Index (66th), Social Progress Index (45th) as well as the Global Peace Index (54th).

The origin of the name, "Serbia" is unclear. Various authors mentioned names of Serbs (Srbi / Срби) and Sorbs (Upper Sorbian: Serbja; Lower Sorbian: Serby) in different variants: Surbii, Suurbi, Serbloi, Zeriuani, Sorabi, Surben, Sarbi, Serbii, Serboi, Zirbi, Surbi, Sorben, etc. These authors used these names to refer to Serbs and Sorbs in areas where their historical (or current) presence was/is not disputed (notably in the Balkans and Lusatia), but there are also sources that mention same or similar names in other parts of the World (most notably in the Asiatic Sarmatia in the Caucasus).

Theoretically, the root *sъrbъ has been variously connected with Russian paserb (пасерб, "stepson"), Ukrainian pryserbytysia (присербитися, "join in"), Old Indic sarbh- ("fight, cut, kill"), Latin sero ("make up, constitute"), and Greek siro (ειρω, "repeat"). However, Polish linguist Stanisław Rospond (1906–1982) derived the denomination of Srb from srbati (cf. sorbo, absorbo). Sorbian scholar H. Schuster-Šewc suggested a connection with the Proto-Slavic verb for "to slurp" *sьrb-, with cognates such as сёрбать (Russian), сьорбати (Ukrainian), сёрбаць (Belarusian), srbati (Slovak), сърбам (Bulgarian) and серебати (Old Russian).

From 1945 to 1963, the official name for Serbia was the People's Republic of Serbia, which became the Socialist Republic of Serbia from 1963 to 1990. Since 1990, the official name of the country is the "Republic of Serbia". However, between the period from 1992 to 2006, the official names of the country were the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia and the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro.

 
Currency / Language 
ISO Currency Symbol Significant figures
RSD Serbian dinar дин or din. 2
ISO Language
BS Bosnian language
HU Hungarian language
SR Serbian language
Neighbourhood - Country  

Map - Serbia

Latitude / Longitude : 44° 49' 8" N / 20° 27' 36" E | Time zone : UTC+1:0 / UTC+2 | Currency : RSD | Telephone : 381  

Map

Google-Map-Serbia
Google
Google Earth-Map-Serbia
Google Earth
Bing-Map-Serbia
Bing
Nokia-Map-Serbia
Nokia
OpenStreetMap-Map-Serbia
OpenStreetMap
Map-SerbiaSerbia_Regions_map.png
Serbia_Regions_map.p...
2000x2505
freemapviewer.com
Map-SerbiaMap_of_Serbia_%28municipalities%29.PNG
Map_of_Serbia_%28mun...
976x1372
freemapviewer.com
Map-Serbia727px-Municipialities_of_Serbia_Map-sr.svg.png
727px-Municipialitie...
727x1041
freemapviewer.com
Map-Serbia-Serbia_Map.png
Serbia_Map.png
2502x3135
upload.wikimedia.org
Map-Serbia-Serbia2008.png
Serbia2008.png
2502x3135
upload.wikimedia.org
Map-Serbia-Serbia_map_modern.png
Serbia_map_modern.pn...
2500x2500
upload.wikimedia.org
Map-Serbia-Serbia_map_blank.png
Serbia_map_blank.png
2500x2500
upload.wikimedia.org
Map-Serbia-Relief_map_of_Serbia.png
Relief_map_of_Serbia...
2957x2087
upload.wikimedia.org
Map-Serbia-Serbia_location_map.png
Serbia_location_map....
2864x2000
upload.wikimedia.org
Map-Serbia-serbia_physio-2005.jpg
serbia_physio-2005.j...
1990x2604
www.lib.utexas.edu
Map-Serbia-Serbia_Regions_map.png
Serbia_Regions_map.p...
2000x2505
upload.wikimedia.org
Map-Serbia-Census_2002_Serbia,_ethnic_map_(by_municipalities).png
Census_2002_Serbia,_...
1845x2600
upload.wikimedia.org
Map-Serbia-serbia.jpg
serbia.jpg
1853x2282
www.footiemap.com
Map-Serbia-road-map-of-Serbia.gif
road-map-of-Serbia.g...
1412x2052
www.ezilon.com
Map-Serbia-Serbia_Map_3.gif
Serbia_Map_3.gif
1412x2052
www.bureauveritas.gr
Map-Serbia-Serbian-political-map.gif
Serbian-political-ma...
1412x2000
www.ezilon.com
Map-Serbia-serbia_macedonia.jpg
serbia_macedonia.jpg
1274x2100
images.nationmaster....
Map-Serbia-detailed-political-map-of-north-balkans-with-relief.jpg
detailed-political-m...
2100x1274
www.maps-of-europe.n...
Map-Serbia-serbia-road-map-big.gif
serbia-road-map-big....
1359x1887
www.serbiatravelers....
Map-Serbia-serbia-road-map-big.gif
serbia-road-map-big....
1359x1887
www.klubputnika.org
Map-Serbia-Serbia-Road-Map.gif
Serbia-Road-Map.gif
1359x1887
mappery.com
Map-Serbia-Serbia-Road-Map.gif
Serbia-Road-Map.gif
1359x1887
www.mappery.com
Map-Serbia-physical-map-of-Serbia.gif
physical-map-of-Serb...
1293x1900
www.ezilon.com
1 2 3 4 5 6 

Administrative subdivision

Country, State, Region,...

Facebook

 mapnall@gmail.com