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: 7016770
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7016770

 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 26 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 26.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 050 30 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 50.5000  decimal degrees

Note: Comprises several low-lying islands; area was flourishing Dilman center by 2000 BCE; occupied by Portuguese 16th century, by Arab subjects of Persia 17th-18th centuries; ruled by member of Kuwait family from 1782; British defense responsibility 19th-20th centuries; official language is Arabic, though English, Farsi and Urdu are also spoken.

Names:
Al Baḥrayn (preferred,C,V,Arabic (transliterated)-P,U)
Al-Baḥrayn (C,V,Arabic (transliterated),U,N)
Mamlakat al Baḥrayn (C,V,O,Arabic (transliterated),U)
Dawlat al-Baḥrayn (C,V,Arabic (transliterated),U,N)
Al-Bahrayn (C,V,Arabic (transliterated),U,N)
Al Bahrayn (C,V,Arabic (transliterated),U,N)  ............ meaning "Kingdom of the Two Seas"
Bahrain (C,O,English-P,U,N)
Kingdom of Bahrain (C,O)
Bahrein (C,O,Spanish-P,U,N)
Reino de Bahrein (C,O,Spanish,U)
Bahreïn (C,O,French-P,U,N)
Royaume de Bahreïn (C,O,French,U)
État de Bahreïn (C,O,French,U,N)
State of Bahrain (H,O)
Бахрейн (C,V,Russian-P,U)
Королевство Бахрейн (C,V)
ا بًحرٍن (C,V,Arabic-P,U)
مم ىَة ا بًحرٍن (C,V,Arabic,U)
巴林 (C,V,Chinese-P,U)
巴林王国 (C,V,Chinese,U)
BHR (C,O,ISO3L)
BH (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO048 (C,O,ISO3N)
BA00 (C,O,FIPS)
Aval (H,V)
Awal (H,V)
Tylos (H,V)  ............ ancient
Tyros (H,V)  ............ ancient
Bahraini (C,O,English,U,A)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Bahrain (nation)  ........  Bahrain (nation) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Arabian Peninsula (general region)  ........  Arabian Peninsula (general region) (P)
Hierarchy of Bahrain (nation)  ............  Bahrain (nation)
 
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Middle East (general region)  ....  Middle East (general region) (P)
Hierarchy of Bahrain (nation)  ........  Bahrain (nation) (P)

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  member of United Nations since 1971
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
island nation (C)
controlled region (H)  ............  Portuguese, 1521-1602; Persian, 1602-1783; defended by Britain, 1820-1971

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Al Manāmah .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Asia, Bahrain, Al ‘Āşimah) [7000690]
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 1971

Sources and Contributors:
ا بًحرٍن..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 19 July 2013
مم ىَة ا بًحرٍن..........  [VP]
.............................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 19 July 2013
Бахрейн..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 19 July 2013
Королевство Бахрейн..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 19 July 2013
巴林..........  [VP]
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 19 July 2013
巴林王国..........  [VP]
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 19 July 2013
Al Bahrayn..........  [VP]
.......................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) 337
Al-Baḥrayn..........  [VP Preferred]
.......................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 319
.......................  Shanks, International Atlas (1991) 22
Al-Bahrayn..........  [VP]
.......................  Rand McNally Atlas (1986) I-30
Al Baḥrayn..........  [VP]
.......................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 19 July 2013
Aval..........  [VP]
...........  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 73
Awal..........  [VP]
...........  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 73
BA00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) accessed 01/20/99
Bahrain..........  [BHA, VP]
.................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1988)
.................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 53-54
.................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.................  Petit Robert II, Noms (1989)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 32
Bahraini..........  [VP]
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 3
Bahreïn..........  [BHA, VP]
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 40
Bahrein..........  [VP]
.................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 337
BH..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 11
BHR..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 763
Dawlat al-Baḥrayn..........  [VP]
................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 550
................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 559
État de Bahreïn..........  [VP]
.............................  ISO Handbook (1988) 776
ISO048..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 11
Kingdom of Bahrain..........  [VP]
...................................  ISO Newsletter V-4 (2002) accessed 26 September 2007
Mamlakat al Baḥrayn..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 19 July 2013
Reino de Bahrein..........  [VP]
.............................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 19 July 2013
Royaume de Bahreïn..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 19 July 2013
State of Bahrain..........  [VP]
.............................  ISO Handbook (1988) 763
.............................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Tylos..........  [VP]
..............  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 107
Tyros..........  [VP]
..............  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 73
..............  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 107
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 550
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 559
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1988)
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 53-54
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 73
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 11
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 763; 776
..................  ISO Newsletter V-4 (2002) accessed 26 September 2007
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) accessed 01/20/99
..................  Petit Robert II, Noms (1989)
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1986) I-30
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 319
..................  Shanks, International Atlas (1991) 22
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 32
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 337; 342
..................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) 337
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 40
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 3
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 107
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

New Search

Back to Top

Printer Friendly Version

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