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ID: 7007255
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7007255

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Kentucky (state)  Kentucky (state)

Coordinates:
Lat: 37 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 37.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 085 00 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -85.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Inhabited by early Mound Builders; was hunting ground for Shawnee, Cherokee and others when Europeans settled here in 18th cen.; infamous for bloody battles with Amerindians when pioneers moved through on way west; was divided by slavery during Civil War.

Names:
Kentucky (preferred,C,V,English-P)  ............ probably name is derived from Iroquois word "kentake," meaning "meadowland"
Kentucky (French)
KY (C,V,USPS)
קנטקי (C,U,Hebrew )
Blue Grass State (C,U,English)
Commonwealth of Kentucky (C,U,English)
Kenekuke (C,U,Hawaiian)
Kentaki (C,U,Tagalog)
Kentákii Hahoodzo (C,U,Navajo)
Kèntòki (C,U,Haitian (Haitian Creole))
Kentokis (C,U,Samogitian)
Kentórkị (C,U,Igbo)
Kentucky suyu (C,U,Ayamará)
Kentucky suyu (Quechuan)
Kentuki (C,U,Latvian)
Kentukia (C,U,Latin)
Kentukio (C,U,Esperanto)
Kentukis (C,U,Lithuanian)
Kentukki (C,U,Azerbaijani)
Kentukki (Uzbek)
Kéntukki Shitati (C,U,Uyghur)
Khén-thap-kî (C,U,Chinese, Hakka)
केन्चकी (C,U,Pali)
केन्चकी (Newari)
کینٹکی (C,U,Panjabi, Western)
کینٹکی (Urdu)
ኬንታኪ (C,U,Amharic)
کێنتاکی (C,U,Central Kurdish)
কেন্টাকি (C,U,Bishnupriya Manipuri)
কেন্টাকি (Bengali)
קענטאקי (C,U,Yiddish)
Кентуккі (C,U,Ukrainian)
Кентукки (C,U,Kazakh)
Кентукки (Tatar)
Кентукки (Chuvash)
Кентукки (Western Mari)
Кентукки (Russian)
Кентукки (Chechen)
Кентукки (Ossetian/Ossetic)
Кентукки (Russia Buriat)
Кентакки (C,U,Mongolian)
肯塔基州 (C,U,Chinese)
肯塔基州 (Chinese, Yue)
켄터키 주 (C,U,Korean)
कॅण्टकी (C,U,Hindi)
Кентъки (C,U,Bulgarian)
கென்டக்கி (C,U,Tamil)
Кентаки (C,U,Serbian)
Кентаки (Macedonian)
Кентаки (Yakut)
केन्टकी (C,U,Nepali)
കെന്റക്കി (C,U,Malayalam)
كنتاكى (C,U,Arabic, Egyptian)
Կենտուկի (C,U,Armenian)
รัฐเคนทักกี (C,U,Thai)
کنتاکی (C,U,Mazanderani)
کنتاکی (Persian-Farsi)
Садружнасць Кентукі (C,U,Belorussian)
केन्‍टकी (C,U,Sanskrit)
Κεντάκι (C,U,Greek)
کنتاکی ایالتی (C,U,Azerbaijani, South)
კენტუკი (C,U,Georgian)
ケンタッキー州 (C,U,Japanese)
كنتاكي (C,U,Arabic)
केंटकी (C,U,Marathi)
کئنتاکی (C,U,Northern Luri)
ਕਿੰਟਕੀ (C,U,Panjabi, Eastern)
Кентуки (C,U,Russian)
ကင်တပ်ကီပြည်နယ် (C,U,Burmese)
Кинтааки (C,U,Kalmyk)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of United States (nation)  ........  United States (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Kentucky (state)  ............  Kentucky (state) (P)

Place Types:
state (preferred, B)  ............  since June 1, 1792
first level subdivision (C)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Frankfort .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, North and Central America, United States, Kentucky, Franklin county) [7013939]

Sources and Contributors:
קנטקי..........  [IMJ, VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
..............  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
केन्चकी..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
کینٹکی..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
ኬንታኪ..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
کێنتاکی..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
কেন্টাকি..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
קענטאקי..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Кентуккі..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Кентукки..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Кентакки..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
肯塔基州..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
켄터키 주..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
कॅण्टकी..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Кентъки..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
கென்டக்கி..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Кентаки..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
केन्टकी..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
കെന്റക്കി..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
كنتاكى..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Կենտուկի..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
รัฐเคนทักกี..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
کنتاکی..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Садружнасць Кентукі..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
केन्‍टकी..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Κεντάκι..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
کنتاکی ایالتی..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
კენტუკი..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
ケンタッキー州..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
كنتاكي..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
केंटकी..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
کئنتاکی..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
ਕਿੰਟਕੀ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Кентуки..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
ကင်တပ်ကီပြည်နယ်..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Кинтааки..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Blue Grass State..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Commonwealth of Kentucky..........  [VP]
.........................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Kenekuke..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Kentaki..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Kentákii Hahoodzo..........  [VP]
................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Kèntòki..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Kentokis..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Kentórkị..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Kentucky..........  [BHA, FDA, IMJ Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) 1:471-472
.................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) 29:331 ff.
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
.................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) Plate 102
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS88000317
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Kentucky suyu..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Kentuki..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Kentukia..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Kentukio..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Kentukis..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Kentukki..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Kéntukki Shitati..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
Khén-thap-kî..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
KY..........  [FDA, VP]
...........  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1256
Subject: .....  [BHA, FDA, IMJ, VP]
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 471-472; 1:471-472
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XXIX, 331 ff.; 29:331 ff.
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6254925
..................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) Plate 102
..................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS88000317
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1256
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kentucky
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988)

 

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