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ID: 1000189
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1000189

 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 14 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 14.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 014 00 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -14.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Inhabited since Paleolithic Age; traditional home of Tukulor people; links formed with North Africa in 10th century; Portuguese settlements 15th century, French mid-17th century; hinterland explored mid-19th century; part of Confederation of Senegambia from 1982; official language is French, though Wolof, Pulaar, Diola, and Mandingo are widely spoken.

Names:
Sénégal (preferred,C,V,French-P,U,N)
République du Sénégal (C,V,O,French,U,N)
Senegal (C,O,English-P,U,N)
Senegal (Spanish-P,U,N)
Republic of Senegal (C,O,English,U,N)
República del Senegal (C,O,Spanish,U,N)
Сенегал (C,O,Russian-P,U)
Республика Сенегал (C,O,Russian,U)
塞内加尔 (C,O,Chinese-P,U)
塞内加尔共和国 (C,O,Chinese,U)
اسً يغال (C,O,Arabic-P,U)
جُهور ةً اسً يغال (C,O,Arabic,U)
SEN (C,O,ISO3L)
SN (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO686 (C,O,ISO3N)
SG00 (C,O,FIPS)
Senegalese (C,O,English,U,A)

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

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  gained independence in 1960
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
republic (C)  ............  initially in French Community, 1958
former territory/colony/dependent state (C)
controlled region (H)  ............  French, 1814-1960
territory (H)  ............  in French Union, 1946
colony (H)  ............  French, 1920-1946
protectorate (H)  ............  French, until 1920
possession (H)  ............  recognized as such in 1814

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Dakar .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Africa, Senegal, Dakar) [7000427]
historical connection ....  Great Fulo, Empire of .......... (former nation/state/empire)
........................................  (World, Africa) [8711683]
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 1960

Sources and Contributors:
Сенегал..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
Республика Сенегал..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
塞内加尔..........  [VP]
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
塞内加尔共和国..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
اسً يغال..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
جُهور ةً اسً يغال..........  [VP]
................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
ISO686..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 20
República del Senegal..........  [VP]
......................................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
Republic of Senegal..........  [VP]
...................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 771
...................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
République du Sénégal..........  [VP]
......................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 709
......................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 784
......................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
SEN..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 771
Senegal..........  [BHA, VP]
.................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 695
.................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1988)
.................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 581
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 633 ff., & XXIX, 920 ff.
.................  Petit Robert II, Noms (1989)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 89
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 78
.................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 1097
Sénégal..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 78
.................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
Senegalese..........  [VP]
.......................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 33
SG00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 75
SN..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 20
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 695
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 709
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1988)
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 581
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 633 ff., & XXIX, 920 ff.
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 20
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 771; 784
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 75
..................  Petit Robert II, Noms (1989)
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 89
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 78
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 33
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 1097
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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