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Demmin Rural District

former rural district of Germany

Demmin (IPA: [dɛˈmiːn]) is a former district in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany.

Demmin
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Country Germany
StateMecklenburg-Western Pomerania
DisbandedSeptember 2011
CapitalDemmin
Area
 • Total1,921 km2 (742 sq mi)
Population
 (2001)
 • Total93,700
 • Density49/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Vehicle registrationDM
Websitehttp://www.lk-demmin.de

The district was made in 1994 by joining the old districts of Demmin, Altentreptow and Malchin.

Coat of armsEdit

  The coat of arms displays:
  • The bull is the heraldic animal of Mecklenburg
  • The silver griffin together with the chess pattern have been the arms of Pomerania
  • The silver castle to the right is from the arms of the city of Demmin

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