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ID: 1087164
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1087164

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Lào Cai (inhabited place)  Lào Cai (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 22 30 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 22.5000  decimal degrees
Long: 103 58 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 103.9667  decimal degrees

Note: Located near border between Vietnam & China; strategically important due to location on Haiphong railway to Yunnan province, China; came under French rule in 1886.

Names:
Lào Cai (preferred,C,V)
Lào, Cai (C,V)
Cai Lào (C,V)
Lao Cai (C,V)
Laokay (C,V)
Lao-cai (C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Việt Nam (nation)  ........  Việt Nam (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Lào Cai (province)  ............  Lào Cai (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Lào Cai (inhabited place)  ................  Lào Cai (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)
town (C)
provincial capital (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Cai Lào..........  [VP]
.................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Lào, Cai..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Gazetteer of Vietnam (1986) II, 594
Lao Cai..........  [VP]
.................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 732
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 648
Lao-cai..........  [VP]
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1989) I-96
Lào Cai..........  [VP]
.................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 27 January 2015
Laokay..........  [VP]
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 648
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 732
..................  Gazetteer of Vietnam (1986) II, 594
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1989) I-96
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 648
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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