(7711) Říp = 1994 XF  (\v{R}\'{\i}p in TeX)
Discovered 1994 December 2 by Z. Moravec at Kle.
 Named for a hill in central Bohemia (459 m above sea level) located about 30 km north of Prague. When a mythological ancestor of Čech, the Father of the Czech nation, came to Bohemia, he is said to have climbed this hill, looked around and made the decision to stay there because of the wealth and fertility of the country.
 (MPC 31298 | 1998 February 11)


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