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ID: 7000356
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Luanda (inhabited place)  Luanda (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 08 50 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -8.8333  decimal degrees
Long: 013 15 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 13.2500  decimal degrees

Note: Founded by Paulo Dias de Novais in 16th cen. & became the administrative headquarters of the Portuguese colony in 17th cen.; center of slave trade to Brazil 1550-1850.

Names:
Luanda (preferred,C,V)
Loanda (C,V)
São Paulo de Loanda (H,V)
São Paulo de Luanda (H,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Africa (continent)  ....  Africa (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Angola (nation)  ........  Angola (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Luanda (province)  ............  Luanda (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Luanda (inhabited place)  ................  Luanda (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  founded 1576
city (C)
national capital (C)
provincial capital (C)
port (C)
administrative center (H)  ............  of Portuguese colony 1627

Related geographic places:
capital of ....  Angola .......... (nation)
..................  (World, Africa) [1000149]

Sources and Contributors:
Loanda..........  [VP]
.................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Luanda..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 116
São Paulo de Loanda..........  [VP]
...................................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 692
São Paulo de Luanda..........  [VP]
...................................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 534
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 534
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 116
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 692
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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