Bayern Karte Region Bild
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Bavaria, formally the Chargeless Accompaniment of Bavaria (German: Freistaat Bayern, arresting (ˈfʁaɪʃtaːt ˈbaɪ.ɐn) is a accompaniment of Germany, amid in the southeast of the country. With an breadth of 70,548 aboveboard kilometres (27,200 sq mi), it is the better German accompaniment by area, basic about 20% of the absolute acreage breadth of Germany. Bavaria is Germany's additional best crawling accompaniment (after North Rhine-Westphalia) with about 12.5 actor inhabitants, added than any of the three absolute states on its borders. Bavaria's basic is Munich.
One of the oldest states of Europe, it was accustomed as a duchy in the mid aboriginal millennium. In the 17th century, the Duke of Bavaria became a Prince-elector of the Holy Roman Empire. The Kingdom of Bavaria existed from 1806 to 1918, and Bavaria has back been a chargeless accompaniment (republic). Bavaria is a predominantly Catholic accompaniment with a audible culture. Modern Bavaria additionally includes genitalia of the actual regions of Franconia and Swabia.