Principality of Snagov

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Principality of Snagov
Snagovian principality flag 2016.png
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Coat of Arms
Motto: Snagov gloria! (Latin: Glory to Snagov!)
Anthem: Around our flag we stand united
Snagov monastery, Snagov, Romania
Largest cityCiolpani
Official languagesRomanian
Ethnic groups
Romanians (96%)
Romani people (4%)
GovernmentAbsolute monarchy diarchy
• Sovereign Princes
Gheorghe Ștefan Marius and
Chilău David Robert
• Independence from Romania
2 December 2015
• Dissolved and re-joined Romania
25 March 2016
• Total
195.55 km2 (75.50 sq mi)
• Estimate
(2016) 19495 (claimed)
Time zoneEET
Driving sideright
Today part ofFlag of Romania.svg Romania

Flag of Snagov.svg Snagovian Federal Republic

The Principality of Snagov was a micronation in Romania, which existed between December 2015 and March 2016.


The Principality of Snagov is a former nation which declared independence from Romania on 2 December 2015. The system of government established in the nation was that of a absolute diarchy with the position of the head of state being shared by the two Sovereign Princes Gheorghe Ștefan Marius and Chilău David Robert, who held a co-equal position in the state's administration. The principal land claims of the nation were the entirety of Ciolpani, Snagov and Gruiu communes of Romania.

However, the nation was short-lived and re-joined Romania on 25 March 2016. It is also termed to be the pioneer and predecessor-state of the present-day nation of the Snagovian Federal Republic.