Dating i hå
Source: Statistics Norway. Inthe municipality of Haa was dissolved and divided into two new municipalities: Nærbø population: 1, and Varhaug population: 1, During the s, there were many municipal mergers across Norway due to the work of the Schei Committee. On 1 Januarythe municipality of Hå was recreated by merging of the neighboring municipalities of Nærbø population: 3,Varhaug population: 3,and Ogna population: 1, Name[ edit ] The municipality is named after the old Hå farm Old Norse : Háar where the local church priest's parsonage was located.
The meaning of the name is unknown.
The river running past this farm is similarly named the Hååna, meaning the "Hå river". It is not known if the river is named after the farm or vice versa.
It is a special type of winch that has historically been used in this area to remove stones from the many farm fields.
The arms were chosen to symbolize the hard living on the rocky soils of the municipality. It is part of the Jæren prosti deanery in the Diocese of Stavanger.
Churches dating i hå Hå.