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ID: 1000091
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 46 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 46.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 025 00 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 25.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Area inhabited by Illyrians, Thracians and Scythians 1st millenium BCE; Greeks settled in 7th century BCE, and Dacians in 4th century BCE; subjugated by Rome, then by Goths; divided into states, including Walachia and Moldavia by 14th century; vassal of Ottomans 14-19th centuries; official language is Romanian.

Names:
România (preferred,C,V,O,Romanian-P,U,N)
Romania (C,O,English-P,U,N)
Rumania (C,O,English,U,N)
Rumania (Spanish-P,U,N)
Roumania (C,O,English,U,N)
Roumanie (C,O,French-P,U,N)
Rumänien (C,O,German-P,U,N)
Roemenië (C,O,Dutch-P,U,N)
Romênia (C,O,Portuguese-P,U,N)
Румыния (C,O,Russian-P,U)
罗马尼亚 (C,O,Chinese-P,U)
روماه اَ (C,O,Arabic-P,U)
ROU (C,O)
ROM (H,O,ISO3L)
RO (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO642 (C,O,ISO3N)
RO00 (C,O,FIPS)
Republica Socialistă România (H,V)  ............ 1947-1989
Socialist Republic of Romania (H,O)  ............ 1947-1989
Dacia (H,V)  ............ Roman
Romanian (C,O,English,U,A)
Rumanian (C,O)
Roumanian (C,O)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Romania (nation)  ........  Romania (nation) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Eastern Europe (general region)  ........  Eastern Europe (general region) (P)
Hierarchy of Romania (nation)  ............  Romania (nation) (P)

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  ancient nation of Dacia that existed before Roman conquest in AD 107; Walachia & Moldavia united in 1859; modern nation underwent revolution in 1989
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
republic (C)  ............  socialist republic from 1965-1989, new constitution adopted December 1991
monarchy (H)  ............  abolished December 1947
province (H)  ............  Roman, AD 107-270

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Bucharest .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Europe, Romania, București municipality) [7001804]
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 1955

Sources and Contributors:
Румыния..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
罗马尼亚..........  [VP]
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
روماه اَ..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
Dacia..........  [VP]
..............  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 217 & II, 791 ff.
..............  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 341
ISO642..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 19
Republica Socialistă România..........  [VP]
...............................................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 544-545
RO..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 19
RO00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 69
Roemenië..........  [VP]
.................  Engels Woordenboek (1987) 657
ROM..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 783
Romania..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
.................  Britannica Book of the Year (1990) 491 ff.
.................  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 687
.................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 156
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1990) plate 81
.................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-82
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 76
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1026-1028
România..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 699
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
Romanian..........  [VP]
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 30
Romênia..........  [VP]
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 320
ROU..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Newsletter V-3 (2002) accessed 26 September 2007
Roumania..........  [VP]
.................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) 354
Roumanian..........  [VP]
....................  OED2 on CD-ROM (1994)
Roumanie..........  [BHA, VP]
.................  Cassell's French Dictionary (1981) 661
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 76
Rumania..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
.................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 544-545
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Rumanian..........  [VP]
.................  OED2 on CD-ROM (1994)
Rumänien..........  [VP]
.................  Cassell's German Dictionary (1982) I, 503
Socialist Republic of Romania..........  [VP]
..................................................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 156 ff.
..................................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1990) 491 ff.
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 687
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 699
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 544-545
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 217 & II, 791 ff.
..................  Cassell's French Dictionary (1981) 661
..................  Cassell's German Dictionary (1982) I, 503
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 156; X, 156 ff.
..................  Engels Woordenboek (1987) 657
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 19
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 783
..................  ISO Newsletter V-3 (2002) accessed 26 September 2007
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 69
..................  OED2 on CD-ROM (1994)
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 320
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1990) plate 81
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 341
..................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) 354; I-82
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 76
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 30
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1026-1028
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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