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ID: 7018236
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Flanders (region (administrative division))  Flanders (region (administrative division))

Coordinates:
Lat: 51 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 51.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 004 30 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 4.5000  decimal degrees

Note: This region in Belgium consists of the territory now covered by the two provinces of Oost-Vlaanderen and West-Vlaanderen. It shares its name, culture, and historically its territory with the larger region now divided between Belgium and France that was a county of the Low Countries in the Middle Ages.

Names:
Vlaams Gewest (preferred,C,V,Dutch-P,U)
Vlaanderen (C,V,Dutch,U)
Flanders (C,O,English-P,U,N)
Flandre (C,V,French,U)
Région Flamande (NA,V,French,U)
Flemish Region (NA,O)
BE13 (NA,V,FIPS,Dutch,U)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Belgium (nation)  ........  Belgium (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Flanders (region (administrative division))  ............  Flanders (region (administrative division)) (P)

Place Types:
region (administrative division) (preferred, C)  ............  approved by legislature May 8, 1993
first level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
BE13..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Flanders..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
.................  Britannica Book of the Year (1994) 563
.................  Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
.................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 399
Flandre..........  [GRLPSC, VP]
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Flemish Region..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Région Flamande..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Vlaams Gewest..........  [VP Preferred]
..........................  ISO [online] (2013-) accessed 20 June 2014
..........................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Vlaanderen..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
.......................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.......................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1994) 563
..................  Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) 6237688
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 399
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Getty Vocabulary Program rules

 

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