Székelyföld (állam)
— State Austria-Hungary
Timeline: Twilight of a New Era
Flag of Szekely Land Coat of arms of Szekely Land
Civil State Flag
Location Szeklerland A-H (TNE)
Location Szeklerland

Szabad hazában élni boldogan (Hungarian)
("To live happily in a free homeland")

Anthem "Székely Himnusz (State Anthem)"
(and largest city)
  others Romanian
Secular state
  others Roman Catholic, Protestant and Greek Catholic
Ethnic group Hungarian
Demonym Szeklers
Government Parliamentary democratic State
  legislature Szekler National Council
Representative King-Emperor Kormányzó
State government Prime Minister and State Council
Area aprox. 16.000 km²
Population aprox. 640.000 
Established 1920
Currency korona
Time zone Central European Time (UTC+01:00)
  summer Central European Summer Time (UTC+02:00)
Organizations Magyar Rádió

Szeklerland (Székelyföld) is a federal state of Austria-Hungary. It is borderd by Romania and the state of Transylvania.


Szeklerland is parliamentary representative democratic state, with a Prime Minister (miniszterelnökt) as the head of government, and a State Governor (Kormányzó) as head of state. Executive power is exercised by the governments, both local and state level. State legislative power is vested in both the government and the unicameral Szekler National Council (Székely Nemzeti Tanác).

The judiciary is independent of the executive and the legislature.


The main parties are the Democratic Union (conservative), the Szeklerland Civic Party (Székelyföld Polgári Párt, SPP liberal and social liberal), the Agrarian Party, and the Workers' Party of Szeklerland.

Administrative division

Szeklerland is subdivided administratively into 4 counties (megyék, singular: megye). These are further subdivided into subregions (kistérségek), with Marosvásárhely comprising its own urban county.

The counties are:

  • Csik, divided in 5 districts and 2 urban districts. Capital Csíkszereda
  • Háromszék, divided in 4 districts and 2 urban districts. Capital Sepsiszentgyörgy
  • Udvarhely, divided in 4 districts and 1 urban district. Capital Székelyudvarhely
  • Maros-Torda, divided in 5 districts, 1 urban county and 1 urban districts. Capital Marosvásárhely



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