Chorzów

Chorzów

Chorzów [ˈxɔʐuf] ( listen) (German: Königshütte [ˈkøːnɪçsˌhʏtə]; Silesian: Chorzůw) is a city in Silesia in southern Poland, near Katowice. Chorzów is one of the central districts of the Upper Silesian Metropolitan Union - a metropolis with a population of 2 million. It is located in the Silesian Highlands, on the Rawa River (a tributary of the Vistula).

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