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Location address: Deutschland, Oberspreewald-Lausitz
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Hosena is a section of the town of Senftenberg in Brandenburg, Germany. Hosena is located in Lower Lusatia not far from the Senftenberger See. Hosena station is at the junction of the Węgliniec–Roßlau railway and the Lübbenau–Kamenz railway.
Hosena is first mentioned in 1420, as Old Slavonic gozd or hozd for “dry woodland” or Sorbian “woodland place.” The name developed into Hoznja, Hozne or Hosna and finally to Hosen, attested in 1687.