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Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Levant (general region)  Levant (general region)

Note: Generally refers to the area along the eastern coasts of the Mediterranean, from western Greece to western Egypt; specifically corresponding typically to modern Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, and Israel.

Names:
Levant (preferred,C,O,English-P,U,N)
Syro-Palestine (C,V,English,U,N)
Levantine (C,V,English,U,A)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Levant (general region)  ........  Levant (general region) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Africa (continent)  ....  Africa (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Levant (general region)  ........  Levant (general region)
 
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Levant (general region)  ........  Levant (general region) (P)

Place Types:
general region (preferred, C)

Sources and Contributors:
Levant..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 665
Levantine..........  [VP]
....................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014)
Syro-Palestine..........  [VP]
.............................  Tell el-Far'ah, Archaeology Timeline (2003-)
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Tell el-Far'ah, Archaeology Timeline (2003-)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 665
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014)

 

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