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ID: 7016848
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Wadai (former nation/state/empire)  Wadai (former nation/state/empire)

Coordinates:
Lat: 12 49 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 12.8167  decimal degrees
Long: 021 59 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 21.9833  decimal degrees

Note: Was a Muslim sultanate in the 16th century; was a powerful participant in the slave trade until the late 19th century; French rule supplanted the sultanate in 1912.

Names:
Wadai (preferred,C,V,LC,O)
Wadai Kingdom (C,V)
Wadai, Kingdom of (C,V)
Kingdom of Wadai (C,V)
Ouadaï (C,V)
Ouaddaï (C,V)
Ouadai Kingdom (C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Africa (continent)  ....  Africa (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Chad (nation)  ........  Chad (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Wadai (former nation/state/empire)  ............  Wadai (former nation/state/empire) (P)

Place Types:
former nation/state/empire (preferred, C)
kingdom (C)
first level subdivision (H)
prefecture (H)

Sources and Contributors:
Kingdom of Wadai..........  [VP]
.............................  Minawi, Ottoman Scramble for Africa (2016) 219
Ouadaï..........  [VP]
.................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 1007
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 906
Ouadai Kingdom..........  [VP]
.............................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) accessed 18 May 2017
Ouaddaï..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 1007
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) plate 90
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 906
Wadai..........  [VP]
..............  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 1007
..............  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2015-) accessed 18 May 2017
..............  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) n 92044123; accessed 18 May 2017
..............  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 906
Wadai Kingdom..........  [VP]
..........................  Shillington, Encyclopedia of African History (2005) 3:228
Wadai, Kingdom of..........  [VP]
................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 1007
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) plate 90
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 906
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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