Eid, Norway

5908 ( March 31, 2013 )

Eid is a municipality in the Norwegian province of Sogn og Fjordane. It is located in Nordfjord. The municipality is bordered to the north by Vanylven and Volda, to the east by Hornindal and Stryn, to the south ( south of the fjord ) to Gloppen and Bremanger and to the west by Vågsøy. The administrative center of the municipality is located in Nordfjordeid.

Notable people from Eid

  • Sophus Lie (1842 - 1899), one of the most important mathematicians in the history of Norway
  • Harald Aabrekk, football coach
  • Azar Karadas, football player