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ID: 8711680
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 04 18 36 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -4.3100  decimal degrees
Long: 012 32 24 E  degrees minutes   Long: 12.5400  decimal degrees

Note: Former kingdom located in what is now the Republic of the Congo and Angola. The kingdom was founded in 1390, and was eventually ceded to Portuguese territory, as part of Angola.

Names:
Kongo Kingdom (preferred,C,V)
Kongo (C,V)
Kongo, Kingdom of (C,V)
Kingdom of Kongo (C,V)

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

Place Types:
former nation/state/empire (preferred, C)
kingdom (H)

Related geographic places:
historical connection ....  Angola .......... (nation)
........................................  (World, Africa) [1000149]
historical connection ....  Congo .......... (nation)
........................................  (World, Africa) [1000158]

Sources and Contributors:
Kingdom of Kongo..........  [VP]
.............................  Fromont, Art of Conversion (2014)
Kongo..........  [VP]
..............  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2015-) accessed 17 May 2017
Kongo Kingdom..........  [VP Preferred]
..........................  Vos, Kongo in the Age of Empire (2015) 4
Kongo, Kingdom of..........  [VP]
................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2015-) accessed 17 May 2017
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2015-) accessed 17 May 2017

 

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