Grad (Cyrillic: град) is an Old Slavic word meaning "town", "city", "castle" or "fortified settlement".[1] Initially present in all related languages as gord, it can still be found as grad, gradić, horod or gorod in many placenames today.

These places have grad as part of their name:


  1. ^ Klápště, Jan; Sommer, Petr, eds. (2007). Artisanat Rural Dans Le Monde Médiéval. Ruralia Series. Brepols. ISBN 9782503519944. LCCN 2008437448.