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ID: 1000209
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1000209

 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 15 00 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -15.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 030 00 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 30.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Area was inhabited by 2,000,000 BCE; ancestors of Tonga tribe arrived after 1000 CE; Bantu tribal groups flourished by 19th century; modern region was defined under British South Africa Company 1889-1924; part of Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland 1953-1963; official language is English, though local languages are also spoken, including Bemba, Tonga, Lozi, Lunda, Luvale, and Nyanja.

Names:
Zambia (preferred,C,V,English-P,U,N)
Zambia (Spanish-P,U,N)
Republic of Zambia (C,V,O,English,U,N)
Zambie (C,O,French-P,U,N)
République de Zambie (C,O,French,U,N)
República de Zambia (C,O)
Sambia (C,O)
Zâmbia (C,O)
Замбия (C,O,Russian-P,U)
Республика Замбия (C,O,Russian,U)
赞比亚 (C,O,Chinese-P,U)
赞比亚共和国 (C,O,Chinese,U)
زامب اَ (C,O,Arabic-P,U)
جُهور ةً زامب اَ (C,O,Arabic,U)
ZMB (C,O,ISO3L)
ZM (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO894 (C,O,ISO3N)
ZA00 (C,O,FIPS)
Northern Rhodesia (H,V)
Zambian (C,O,English,U,A)

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

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  gained independence 1964
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
republic (C)  ............  established 1964
former territory/colony/dependent state (C)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Lusaka .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Africa, Zambia, Lusaka province) [1095962]
member of ....  Commonwealth of Nations .......... (association)
................  (World) [7005615]
................  joined association in 1964
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 1964

Sources and Contributors:
Замбия..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 31 July 2013
Республика Замбия..........  [VP]
................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 31 July 2013
赞比亚..........  [VP]
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 31 July 2013
赞比亚共和国..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 31 July 2013
زامب اَ..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 31 July 2013
جُهور ةً زامب اَ..........  [VP]
.............................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 31 July 2013
ISO894..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 22
Northern Rhodesia..........  [VP]
................................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 1370
República de Zambia..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 30 July 2009
Republic of Zambia..........  [VP]
...................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 754
...................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 773
...................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 31 July 2013
République de Zambie..........  [VP]
...................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 785
Sambia..........  [VP]
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 320
ZA00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 98
Zambia..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 738
.................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 727-728
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XII, 890 ff.
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 92
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 92
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Zâmbia..........  [VP]
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 320
Zambian..........  [VP]
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 41
Zambie..........  [BHA, VP]
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 92
.................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 20 July 2009
ZM..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 22
ZMB..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 773
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 738
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 754
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 727-728
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XII, 890 ff.
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 22
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 773; 785
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 98
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 320
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 92
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 92
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 41
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 1370
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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