The GettyResearch Institute
Research Home Tools Thesaurus of Geographic Names Full Record Display
Thesaurus of Geographic Names Full Record Display
New Search Previous Page Help

Vernacular Display | English Display

Click the icon to view the hierarchy.

Semantic View (JSONJSONLDRDFN3/TurtleN-Triples)

ID: 1000192
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1000192

 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 06 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 6.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 048 00 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 48.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Area of of modern nation was home of early Khiosan, then Afro-Asiatic settlements; area was ruled by powerful Arab sultanate in Middle Ages; modern nation was created by union of British and Italian Somalilands; border disputes with Ethiopia and Kenya 1960s; official languages are Somali and Arabic, though Italian and Swahili are also spoken.

Names:
Soomaaliya (preferred,C,V,Somali-P,U,N)
Jamhuuriyadda Soomaaliya (C,V,O,Somali,U,N)
Aş Şūmāl (C,V,Arabic (transliterated)-P,U,N)
Jumhūriyyat aş Şūmāl (C,V,O,Arabic (transliterated),U)
Jumhūrīyat aş Şūmāl (C,V,Arabic (transliterated),U,N)
Somalia (C,O,English-P,U,N)
Somalia (Spanish-P,U,N)
Federal Republic of Somalia (C,O,English,U)
Somaliya (C,V)
Somalie (C,O,French-P,U,N)
la République fédérale de Somalie (C,O)
Somali Republic (H,V,English,U,N)
République somalienne (H,V,French,U,N)
República Somalí (H,V,Spanish,U,N)
Somália (C,O)
Сомали (C,O,Russian-P,U)
索马里 (C,O,Chinese-P,U)
اصًومال (C,O,Arabic-P,U)
SOM (C,O,ISO3L)
SO (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO706 (C,O,ISO3N)
SO00 (C,O,FIPS)
Jamhuuriyadda Dimuqraadiga Soomaaliya (H,V)
Jamhuriyadda Dimugradiga Somaliya (H,V)
Jumhūrīyah aṣ-Ṣūmāl ad-Dīmuqrātīyah (H,V)
Somali Democratic Republic (H,O)
République démocratique somalie (H,O)
British and Italian Somaliland (H,O)
Somali (C,O,English,U,A)
Somalian (C,O,English,U,A)

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

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  British & Italian territories united in 1960; "Somaliland Republic" was proclaimed 1991, but not internationally recognized
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
republic (C)  ............  constituted 1960

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Muqdisho .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Africa, Somalia, Banaadir) [7000443]
historical connection ....  Ifat .......... (former nation/state/empire)
........................................  (World, Africa) [8711679]
historical connection ....  Somaliland, British .......... (former territory/colony/dependent state)
........................................  (World, Africa, Somalia) [6000971]
historical connection ....  Somaliland, Italian .......... (former territory/colony/dependent state)
........................................  (World, Africa, Somalia) [6002800]
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 1960

Sources and Contributors:
Сомали..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
索马里..........  [VP]
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
اصًومال..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
Aş Şūmāl..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
British and Italian Somaliland..........  [VP]
.....................................................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 356
Federal Republic of Somalia..........  [VP]
...............................................  ISO Newsletter VI-16 (2013) accessed 15 July 2013
ISO706..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 20
Jamhuriyadda Dimugradiga Somaliya..........  [VP]
........................................................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 598-599
Jamhuuriyadda Dimuqraadiga Soomaaliya..........  [VP]
..............................................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 700
..............................................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 715
Jamhuuriyadda Soomaaliya..........  [VP]
.........................................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
Jumhūrīyah aṣ-Ṣūmāl ad-Dīmuqrātīyah..........  [VP]
...........................................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 700
Jumhūrīyat aş Şūmāl..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
Jumhūriyyat aş Şūmāl..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
la République fédérale de Somalie..........  [VP]
........................................................  ISO Newsletter VI-16 (2013) accessed 15 July 2013
República Somalí..........  [VP]
.............................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
République démocratique somalie..........  [VP]
.....................................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 1130
République somalienne..........  [VP]
......................................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
SO..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 20
SO00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 79
SOM..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 771
Somali..........  [VP]
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 34
Somalia..........  [BHA, VP]
.................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
.................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) 93
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 80
.................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 1130
Somália..........  [VP]
.................  Novo Dicionário Aurélio (1975) 1321
Somalian..........  [VP]
.................  OED2 on CD-ROM (1994)
Somali Democratic Republic..........  [VP]
...............................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 771
Somalie..........  [VP]
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 80
Somali Republic..........  [VP]
.............................  ISO Newsletter V-4 (2002) accessed 26 September 2007
Somaliya..........  [VP]
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 320
.................  Shanks, International Atlas (1991) 316
Soomaaliya..........  [VP Preferred]
.......................  Britannica Book of the Year (1994) 715
.......................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 700
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 715
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1994) 715
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 598-599
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 20
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 1130; 771
..................  ISO Newsletter V-4 (2002) accessed 26 September 2007
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 79
..................  Novo Dicionário Aurélio (1975) 1321
..................  OED2 on CD-ROM (1994)
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 320
..................  Shanks, International Atlas (1991) 316
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 356
..................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) 93
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 80
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 34
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 1130
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

New Search

Back to Top

Printer Friendly Version

The J. Paul Getty Trust
The J. Paul Getty Trust