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ID: 1000190
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1000190

 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 04 35 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -4.5833  decimal degrees
Long: 055 40 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 55.6667  decimal degrees

Note: Comprises two groups of 115 scattered islands in the Indian Ocean; population is largely descended from French colonists and freed Africans; colonized by French in 1768; incorporated as dependency of Mauritius under British rule 1814-1903; official languages are French, English and Creole.

Names:
Sesel (preferred,C,V,Seselwa Creole French-P,U,N)
Repiblik Sesel (C,V,O,Seselwa Creole French,U,N)
Seychelles (C,V,English-P,U,B)
Seychelles (North Ndebele)
Seychelles (Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association))
Seychelles (Catalan)
Seychelles (Maltese)
Seychelles (Portuguese)
Seychelles (Aragonese)
Seychelles (Pampanga)
Seychelles (Welsh)
Seychelles (Indonesian)
Seychelles (Magyar (Hungarian))
Seychelles (Spanish)
Seychelles (Romanian)
Seychelles (Shona)
Seychelles (Turkish)
Seychelles (French-P,U,B)
Seychelles (Malay (macrolanguage))
Seychelles (Italian)
République des Seychelles (C,V,O,French,U,N)
Republic of Seychelles (C,V,O,English,U,N)
República de Seychelles (C,O,Spanish,U,N)
Seschellen (C,O)
Сейшельские Острова (C,O,Russian-P,U)
Республика Сейшельские Острова (C,O,Russian,U)
塞舌尔 (C,O,Chinese-P,U)
塞舌尔共和国 (C,O,Chinese,U)
س ضُيَ (C,O,Arabic-P,U)
جُهور ةً س ضُيَ (C,O,Arabic,U)
SYC (C,O,ISO3L)
SC (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO690 (C,O,ISO3N)
SE00 (C,O,FIPS)
Seychellois (C,O)
Amazinga ya Seyisheli (C,U,Rundi)
Colony of the Seychelles (C,U)
Ilhas Seychelles (C,U,Portuguese)
Insulae Seisellenses (C,U,Latin)
i-Seychelles (C,U,Zulu)
Na Séiséil (C,U,Irish Gaelic)
Orílẹ́ède seṣẹlẹsi (C,U,Yoruba)
ʻOtumotu Seiseli (C,U,Tonga (Tonga Islands))
Säceluäns (C,U,Volapük)
Saishal (C,U,Hausa)
Sêch·èles (C,U,Arpitan)
Sechelez (C,U,Breton)
Seichèlas (C,U,Occitan)
Seiiellid (C,U,Estonian)
Seišelas (C,U,Latvian)
Seišeliai (C,U,Lithuanian)
Seišellid (C,U,Estonian)
Seišeļu salas (C,U,Latvian)
Seixeles (C,U,Galician)
Seixeles (Asturian)
Seixeles - Seychelles (C,U,Galician)
Sejšeli (C,U,Croatian)
Sejšeli (Slovene)
Sejšeli (Bosnian)
Sejŝeloj (C,U,Esperanto)
Sejshellet (C,U,Albanian)
Sesere (C,U,Ganda (Ugandan language))
Seshele (C,U,Luba-Katanga)
Seshɛls nutome (C,U,Ewe)
Sesɛli (C,U,Bambara)
Seszele (C,U,Polish)
Seyçels (C,U,Azerbaijani)
Seycheli (C,U,Ido)
Seychellane (C,U,Norwegian (Nynorsk))
Seychellas (C,U,Romansh)
Seychelle (C,U,Afrikaans)
Seychelleak (C,U,Basque)
Seychellen (C,U,Dutch)
Seychellen (German)
Seychellen (Low German)
Seychellene (C,U,Norwegian (Bokmål))
Seychellene (Norwegian (Nynorsk))
Seychellene (Norwegian)
Seychellerna (C,U,Swedish)
Seychellerne (C,U,Danish)
Seychelleseyjar (C,U,Icelandic)
Seychelle-szigetek (C,U,Magyar (Hungarian))
Seychellit (C,U,Finnish)
Seychellsullot (C,U,Northern Sami)
Seychellys (C,U,Cornish)
Seychelské ostrovy (C,U,Slovak)
Seychely (C,U,Slovak)
Seychely (Czech)
Seyhyɛl (C,U,Akan)
Seysel (C,U,Fulah)
Seyşel Adaları (C,U,Turkish)
Seyşeller (C,U,Turkish)
Seyshela (C,U,Malagasy)
Sëyshêle (C,U,Sangho)
Seyshels (C,U,Tagalog)
Seyskelloyggjarnar (C,U,Faroese)
Shelisheli (C,U,Swahili (generic))
Shelisheli (Kikuyu)
Sishel (C,U,Albanian)
Sishelis (C,U,Somali)
Sɛshɛlɛ (C,U,Lingala)
Visiwa vya Shelisheli (C,U,Swahili (generic))
Xây-sen (C,U,Vietnamese)
Xây sen (Seychelles) (C,U,Vietnamese)
سيشيل (C,U,Arabic)
세이셸 (C,U,Korean)
Сејшели (C,U,Serbian)
Сејшели (Macedonian)
Сейшели (C,U,Ukrainian)
Сейшели (Bulgarian)
Ҷазираҳои Сейшел (C,U,Tajik)
เซเชลส์ (C,U,Thai)
سیشل (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
سیشل (Pashto)
Σεϋχέλλες (C,U,Greek)
Сейшелски острови (C,U,Bulgarian)
Сейшельські Острови (C,U,Ukrainian)
セイシェル (C,U,Japanese)
ເຊແຊວ (C,U,Lao)
ประเทศเซเชลส์ (C,U,Thai)
سيشل (C,U,Arabic)
សីសែល (C,U,Khmer)
ሲሸልስ (C,U,Amharic)
쉐이쉘 (C,U,Korean)
ሲሼልስ (C,U,Amharic)
ሲሼልስ (Tigrinya)
セーシェル (C,U,Japanese)
Սեյշելներ (C,U,Armenian)
سېيشېل ئاراللىرى (C,U,Uyghur)
סיישל (C,U,Hebrew )
სეიშელის კუნძულები (C,U,Georgian)
سیچلز (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
སཱ་ཤཻལ། (C,U,Tibetan)
সিসিলি (C,U,Bengali)
Сейшелски О-ви (C,U,Bulgarian)
Сейшэльскія Астравы (C,U,Belorussian)
सेशेल्स (C,U,Hindi)
सेशेल्स (Marathi)
سیشێل (C,U,Kurdish)
ಸೀಶೆಲ್ಲೆಸ್ (C,U,Kannada)
세이쉘 (C,U,Korean)
Сейшельские о-ва (C,U,Russian)
איי סיישל (C,U,Hebrew )
ஸேசேல்ஸ் (C,U,Tamil)
സെയ്ഷെല്‍സ് (C,U,Malayalam)
ସେଚେଲସ୍ (C,U,Oriya)
सेचेलेस (C,U,Nepali)
సీషెల్స్ (C,U,Telugu)
سشلیز (C,U,Urdu)
શેશેલ્સ (C,U,Gujarati)
Seychelles, Colony of the (H,V)

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

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  internally self-governing 1975
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
republic (C)  ............  in Commonwealth, June 1976
island nation (C)
former territory/colony/dependent state (C)
controlled region (H)  ............  claimed by French 1744; taken by English 1794
colony (H)  ............  British, 1903-1976
dependency (H)  ............  of Mauritius, 1810
independent political entity (C)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Victoria .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Africa, Seychelles) [1092558]
member of ....  Commonwealth of Nations .......... (association)
................  (World) [7005615]
................  joined association in 1976
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 1976

Sources and Contributors:
Сейшельские Острова..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
Республика Сейшельские Острова..........  [VP]
.....................................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
塞舌尔..........  [VP]
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
塞舌尔共和国..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
س ضُيَ..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
جُهور ةً س ضُيَ..........  [VP]
.............................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
سيشيل..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
세이셸..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Сејшели..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Сейшели..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Ҷазираҳои Сейшел..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
เซเชลส์..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
سیشل..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Σεϋχέλλες..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Сейшелски острови..........  [VP]
................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Сейшельські Острови..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
セイシェル..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
ເຊແຊວ..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
ประเทศเซเชลส์..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
سيشل..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
សីសែល..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
ሲሸልስ..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
쉐이쉘..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
ሲሼልስ..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
セーシェル..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Սեյշելներ..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
سېيشېل ئاراللىرى..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
סיישל..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
სეიშელის კუნძულები..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
سیچلز..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
སཱ་ཤཻལ།..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
সিসিলি..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Сейшелски О-ви..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Сейшэльскія Астравы..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
सेशेल्स..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
سیشێل..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
ಸೀಶೆಲ್ಲೆಸ್..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
세이쉘..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Сейшельские о-ва..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
איי סיישל..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
ஸேசேல்ஸ்..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
സെയ്ഷെല്‍സ്..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
ସେଚେଲସ୍..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
सेचेलेस..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
సీషెల్స్..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
سشلیز..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
શેશેલ્સ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Amazinga ya Seyisheli..........  [VP]
......................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Colony of the Seychelles..........  [VP]
.........................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Ilhas Seychelles..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Insulae Seisellenses..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
i-Seychelles..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
ISO690..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 20
Na Séiséil..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Orílẹ́ède seṣẹlẹsi..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
ʻOtumotu Seiseli..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Repiblik Sesel..........  [VP]
.............................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 696
.............................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 710
.............................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
República de Seychelles..........  [VP]
.........................................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
Republic of Seychelles..........  [VP]
.........................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
.........................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 771
.........................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
.........................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
République des Seychelles..........  [VP]
............................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 784
Säceluäns..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Saishal..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
SC..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 20
SE00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 74
Sêch·èles..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Sechelez..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seichèlas..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seiiellid..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seišelas..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seišeliai..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seišellid..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seišeļu salas..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seixeles..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seixeles - Seychelles..........  [VP]
......................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Sejšeli..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Sejŝeloj..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Sejshellet..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seschellen..........  [VP]
.......................  Cassell's German Dictionary (1982) 1397
Sesel..........  [VP]
..............  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
Sesere..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seshele..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seshɛls nutome..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Sesɛli..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seszele..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seyçels..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seycheli..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychellane..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychellas..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychelle..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychelleak..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychellen..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychellene..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychellerna..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychellerne..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychelles..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.......................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 583
.......................  CIA, World Fact Book (1999) accessed 03/30/00
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
.......................  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 27
.......................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 78
.......................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
.......................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 1102
Seychelles, Colony of the..........  [VP]
............................................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 28 July 2009
Seychelleseyjar..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychelle-szigetek..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychellit..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychellois..........  [VP]
.......................  CIA, World Fact Book (2006-) accessed 18 January 2008
.......................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014)
.......................  Oxford English Dictionary [online] (2002-) accessed 18 January 2008
Seychellsullot..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychellys..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychelské ostrovy..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seychely..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seyhyɛl..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seysel..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seyşel Adaları..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seyşeller..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seyshela..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Sëyshêle..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seyshels..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Seyskelloyggjarnar..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Shelisheli..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Sishel..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Sishelis..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Sɛshɛlɛ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
SYC..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 771
Visiwa vya Shelisheli..........  [VP]
......................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Xây-sen..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Xây sen (Seychelles)..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 696
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 710
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 583
..................  Cassell's German Dictionary (1982) 1397
..................  CIA, World Fact Book (1999) accessed 03/30/00
..................  CIA, World Fact Book (2006-) accessed 18 January 2008
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 241170
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 20
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 771; 784
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 74
..................  Oxford English Dictionary [online] (2002-) accessed 18 January 2008
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 27
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 78
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 1102
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seychelles
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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