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City and former municipality
|• Total||34.04 km2 (13.14 sq mi)|
|• Land||30.18 km2 (11.65 sq mi)|
|• Water||3.85 km2 (1.49 sq mi)|
(1 January 2007)
|• Density||1,097/km2 (2,840/sq mi)|
|Source: CBS, Statline.|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
Sneek (Frisian: Snits) is a city in Friesland, in the Netherlands. In history, it is well known. The legendary warrior Pier Gerlofs Donia, fought a battle there. He is buried in the town in the Grote of Martinikerk. Since 2011, it has been part of the new municipality of Súdwest-Fryslân.
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