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ID: 1000177
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1000177

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Mauritius (nation)  Mauritius (nation)

Coordinates:
Lat: 20 18 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -20.3000  decimal degrees
Long: 057 35 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 57.5833  decimal degrees

Note: Island nation in Indian Ocean; was known to Arab seafarers by 10th century; main island, Mauritius, was charted by Portuguese in 1505; was held by Dutch throughout 17th century, by French most of 18th century; ceded to British 1814 and held until independence; official language is English, though Creole, French, Hindi, Urdu, Hakka, and Bojpoori are also spoken.

Names:
Mauritius (preferred,C,V,English-P,U,N)
Mauritius (North Ndebele)
Mauritius (Vietnamese)
Mauritius (Romansh)
Mauritius (Magyar (Hungarian))
Mauritius (Welsh)
Mauritius (Greenlandic)
Mauritius (Slovene)
Mauritius (Italian)
Mauritius (Danish)
Mauritius (German)
Mauritius (Romanian)
Mauritius (Norwegian)
Mauritius (Norwegian (Nynorsk))
Mauritius (Low German)
Mauritius (Indonesian)
Mauritius (Pampanga)
Mauritius (Dutch)
Mauritius (Finnish)
Mauritius (Northern Sami)
Mauritius (Afrikaans)
Mauritius (Swedish)
Mauritius (Norwegian (Bokmål))
Mauritius (Shona)
Mauritius (Malay (macrolanguage))
Mauritius (Estonian)
Mauritius (Polish)
Mauritius (Turkish)
Republic of Mauritius (C,V,O,English,U,N)
Maurice (C,O,French-P,U,N)
République de Maurice (C,O,French,U,N)
Mauricio (C,O,Aragonese)
Mauricio (Spanish-P,U,N)
Mauricio (Galician)
República de Mauricio (C,O,Spanish,U,N)
Maurício (C,O,Portuguese)
Маврикий (C,O,Russian-P,U)
Республика Маврикий (C,O,Russian,U)
毛里求斯 (C,O,Chinese-P,U)
毛里求斯共和国 (C,O,Chinese,U)
مور ضٌ وَس (C,O,Arabic-P,U)
جُهور ةً مور ضٌ وَس (C,O,Arabic,U)
MUS (C,O,ISO3L)
MU (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO480 (C,O,ISO3N)
MP00 (C,O,FIPS)
Mauritian (C,O,English,U,A)
Île de France (C,U,French)
Île Maurice (C,U,French)
i-Mauritius (C,U,Zulu)
Isle de France (C,U)
Izinga rya Morise (C,U,Rundi)
Maorisy (C,U,Malagasy)
Máritíus (C,U,Icelandic)
Maulitiusi (C,U,Tonga (Tonga Islands))
Maurici (C,U,Occitan)
Maurici (Catalan)
Maurícia (C,U,Portuguese)
Maurīcija (C,U,Latvian)
Mauricijus (C,U,Croatian)
Mauricijus (Bosnian)
Mauricijus (Lithuanian)
Maŭricio (C,U,Esperanto)
Mauricio - Maurice (C,U,Galician)
Mauriciu (C,U,Asturian)
Maurícius (C,U,Slovak)
Mauricius (C,U,Bosnian)
Mauricius (Czech)
Maurico (C,U,Ido)
Maurițius (C,U,Romanian)
Maurisio (C,U,Ilocano)
Maurissi (C,U,Piemontese)
Maurisyo (C,U,Tagalog)
mauritiusdukɔ (C,U,Ewe)
Mauritiusi (C,U,Albanian)
Mauritsius (C,U,Western Frisian)
Maurizio (C,U,Italian)
Maurizio (Basque)
Mavritis (C,U,Azerbaijani)
Mawrisiws (C,U,Welsh)
Mawrizju (C,U,Maltese)
Mawulisyasi (C,U,Ganda (Ugandan language))
Moriis (C,U,Fulah)
Môris (C,U,Arpitan)
Moris (C,U,Breton)
Moris (Haitian (Haitian Creole))
Morisɛ (C,U,Lingala)
Morise (C,U,Luba-Katanga)
Moriseän (C,U,Volapük)
Morisi (C,U,Bambara)
Morisi (Kikuyu)
Morisi (Swahili (generic))
Mörîsi (C,U,Sangho)
Móritius (C,U,Faroese)
Moritus (C,U,Hausa)
Mô-ri-xơ (C,U,Vietnamese)
Mɔrehyeɔs (C,U,Akan)
Murishiyoos (C,U,Somali)
Oileán Mhuirís (C,U,Irish Gaelic)
Orílẹ́ède Maritiusi (C,U,Yoruba)
República de Maurício (C,U,Portuguese)
Ynys Morrys (C,U,Cornish)
モーリシャス (C,U,Japanese)
موریس (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
ម៉ូរីទុស (C,U,Khmer)
מאוריציוס (C,U,Hebrew )
موريشيوس (C,U,Arabic)
Маурицијус (C,U,Serbian)
ማሩሸስ (C,U,Amharic)
ማሩሸስ (Tigrinya)
มอริเชียส (C,U,Thai)
ประเทศมอริเชียส (C,U,Thai)
მავრიკი (C,U,Georgian)
ماوریتوس (C,U,Pashto)
Մավրիտոս (C,U,Armenian)
모리셔스 (C,U,Korean)
मारिषस् (C,U,Sanskrit)
მავრიკია (C,U,Georgian)
Маврикій (C,U,Ukrainian)
मौरिस (C,U,Hindi)
Маврикия (C,U,Tajik)
মরিশাস (C,U,Bengali)
ماۋرىتىئۇس (C,U,Uyghur)
མོ་རི་ཤིཡསི (C,U,Dzongkha)
موريشوس (C,U,Arabic)
ມໍຣິຕຽດ (C,U,Lao)
मॉरिशस (C,U,Marathi)
मॉरिशस (Hindi)
മൌറീഷ്യസ് (C,U,Malayalam)
Маврициус (C,U,Macedonian)
Мавриций (C,U,Bulgarian)
ሞሪሸስ (C,U,Amharic)
موریتیوس (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
Μαυρίκιος (C,U,Greek)
मॉरिशिअस (C,U,Marathi)
མཽ་རིཤས྄། (C,U,Tibetan)
ಮಾರಿಶಿಯಸ್ (C,U,Kannada)
මුරුසිය (C,U,Sinhala)
ماریشس (C,U,Urdu)
ମୌରିସସ୍ (C,U,Oriya)
മൗറീഷ്യസ് (C,U,Malayalam)
माउरिटस (C,U,Nepali)
మారిషస్ (C,U,Telugu)
Маурициус (C,U,Macedonian)
মউরিশাস (C,U,Bengali)
மொரிசியஸ் (C,U,Tamil)
મોરિશિયસ (C,U,Gujarati)
Маўрыкій (C,U,Belorussian)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Africa (continent)  ....  Africa (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Mauritius (nation)  ........  Mauritius (nation) (P)

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  independent March 12, 1968
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
former territory/colony/dependent state (C)
controlled region (H)  ............  Dutch, 1598-1710; French, 1715-1810; British, 1814-1968
independent political entity (C)

Related geographic places:
member of ....  Commonwealth of Nations .......... (association)
................  (World) [7005615]
................  joined association in 1968
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 1968

Sources and Contributors:
Маврикий..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
Республика Маврикий..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
毛里求斯..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
毛里求斯共和国..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
مور ضٌ وَس..........  [VP]
.......................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
جُهور ةً مور ضٌ وَس..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
モーリシャス..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
موریس..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
ម៉ូរីទុស..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
מאוריציוס..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
موريشيوس..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Маурицијус..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
ማሩሸስ..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
มอริเชียส..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
ประเทศมอริเชียส..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
მავრიკი..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
ماوریتوس..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Մավրիտոս..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
모리셔스..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
मारिषस्..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
მავრიკია..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Маврикій..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
मौरिस..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Маврикия..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
মরিশাস..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
ماۋرىتىئۇس..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
མོ་རི་ཤིཡསི..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
موريشوس..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
ມໍຣິຕຽດ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
मॉरिशस..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
മൌറീഷ്യസ്..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Маврициус..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Мавриций..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
ሞሪሸስ..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
موریتیوس..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Μαυρίκιος..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
मॉरिशिअस..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
མཽ་རིཤས྄།..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
ಮಾರಿಶಿಯಸ್..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
මුරුසිය..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
ماریشس..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
ମୌରିସସ୍..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
മൗറീഷ്യസ്..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
माउरिटस..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
మారిషస్..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Маурициус..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
মউরিশাস..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
மொரிசியஸ்..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
મોરિશિયસ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Маўрыкій..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Île de France..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Île Maurice..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
i-Mauritius..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Isle de France..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
ISO480..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 17
Izinga rya Morise..........  [VP]
................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Maorisy..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Máritíus..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Maulitiusi..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Maurice..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 66
Maurici..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Maurícia..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Maurīcija..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mauricijus..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mauricio..........  [VP]
.................  Cassell's Spanish Dictionary (1978) 873
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
Maurício..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 319
Maŭricio..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mauricio - Maurice..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mauriciu..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Maurícius..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mauricius..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Maurico..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Maurițius..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Maurisio..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Maurissi..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Maurisyo..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mauritian..........  [VP]
....................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 24
Mauritius..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
....................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VII, 958 ff.
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
....................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
....................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-60
....................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 66
....................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 742-743
mauritiusdukɔ..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mauritiusi..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mauritsius..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Maurizio..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mavritis..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mawrisiws..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mawrizju..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mawulisyasi..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Moriis..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Môris..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Moris..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Morisɛ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Morise..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Moriseän..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Morisi..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mörîsi..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Móritius..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Moritus..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Mô-ri-xơ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
MP00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 54
Mɔrehyeɔs..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
MU..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 17
Murishiyoos..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
MUS..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 769
Oileán Mhuirís..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Orílẹ́ède Maritiusi..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
República de Mauricio..........  [VP]
......................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
......................................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 21 July 2009
......................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
República de Maurício..........  [VP]
......................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Republic of Mauritius..........  [VP]
......................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 668
......................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
......................................  ISO Newsletter (1993) 1993-07-28, III-41
République de Maurice..........  [VP]
......................................  ISO Newsletter (1993) 1993-07-28, III-41
Ynys Morrys..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 668
..................  Cassell's Spanish Dictionary (1978) 873
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VII, 958 ff.
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 934292
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 17
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 769
..................  ISO Newsletter (1993) 1993-07-28, III-41
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 54
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 319
..................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-60
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 66
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 24
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 742-743
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mauritius
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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