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ID: 7006542
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 56 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 56.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 024 00 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 24.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Settled by Liths by 1500 BCE; local cultures flourished 1st-6th centuries CE, traded with Rome and German tribes; retained non-Christian culture until conquered by German military orders 13th-15th centuries; united with Poland 1386; controlled by Russia from 18th century; official language is Lithuanian.

Names:
Lietuva (preferred,C,V,Lithuanian-P,U,N)
Lietuvos Respublika (C,V,O,Lithuanian,U,N)
Litwa (C,O)
Litva (C,O)
Litovskaya (C,O)
Lithuania (C,O,English-P,U,N)
Republic of Lithuania (C,O,English,U,N)
Lithuanie (C,O)
Lituanie (C,O,French-P,U,N)
République de Lituanie (C,O,French,U,N)
Litouwen (C,O)
Lituania (C,O,Spanish-P,U,N)
República de Lituania (C,O,Spanish,U,N)
Lituânia (C,O)
Litauen (C,O)
Литва (C,O,Russian-P,U)
Литовская Республика (C,O,Russian,U)
立陶宛 (C,O,Chinese-P,U)
立陶宛共和国 (C,O,Chinese,U)
خًَواه اَ (C,O,Arabic-P,U)
جُهور ةً خًَواه اَ (C,O,Arabic,U)
LTU (C,O,ISO3L)
LT (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO440 (C,O,ISO3N)
LH00 (C,O,FIPS)
Litovskaja Sovetskaja Socialističeskaya Respublica (H,V)  ............ 1940-1941; 1944-1991
Lithuanian Soviet Socialist Repuplic (H,O)  ............ 1940-1941; 1944-1991
Litva SSR (H,V)  ............ 1940-1941; 1944-1991
Lithuanian SSR (H,O)  ............ 1940-1941; 1944-1991
Lithuanian (C,O,English,U,A)

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

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Baltic Countries (general region)  ........  Baltic Countries (general region) (P)
Hierarchy of Lithuania (nation)  ............  Lithuania (nation)
 
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Northern Europe (general region)  ........  Northern Europe (general region) (P)
Hierarchy of Lithuania (nation)  ............  Lithuania (nation)
 
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Soviet Union (former nation/state/empire)  ........  Soviet Union (former nation/state/empire) (P,H)
Hierarchy of Lithuania (nation)  ............  Lithuania (nation) (P,H) 1940-1991

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  first united in 13th century; independence of modern nation proclaimed March 1990, recognized by USSR September 6, 1991
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
republic (C)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Vilnius .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Europe, Lithuania, Vilnius) [7006521]
member of ....  European Union .......... (union)
................  (World, Europe) [7030305]
................  since 2004
member of ....  Euro Zone .......... (union)
................  (World, Europe) [7033130]
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 1991

Sources and Contributors:
Литва..........  [VP]
..............  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
Литовская Республика..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
立陶宛..........  [VP]
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
立陶宛共和国..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
خًَواه اَ..........  [VP]
....................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
جُهور ةً خًَواه اَ..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
ISO440..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 17
LH00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 47
Lietuva..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 676
Lietuvos Respublika..........  [VP]
...................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 645
...................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 655
...................................  Lietuvos Respublika, Map (1992)
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
Litauen..........  [VP]
.................  Cassell's German Dictionary (1982) 1174
Lithuania..........  [BHA, VP]
....................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XXVIII, 1045 ff.
....................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) plate 46
....................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-55
....................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 64
Lithuanian..........  [VP]
.......................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 22
Lithuanian Soviet Socialist Repuplic..........  [VP]
...........................................................  Rand McNally Atlas (1986) I-131
Lithuanian SSR..........  [VP]
.............................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 288
Lithuanie..........  [BHA, VP]
....................  Cassell's French Dictionary (1981) 298
Litouwen..........  [VP]
.................  Engels Woordenboek (1987) I, 402
Litovskaja Sovetskaja Socialističeskaya Respublica..........  [VP]
...................................................................................  Rand McNally Atlas (1986) I-131
Litovskaya..........  [VP]
.......................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 367-368
Lituania..........  [VP]
.................  Cassell's Spanish Dictionary (1978) 860
.................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 18 June 2009
Lituânia..........  [VP]
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 319
Lituanie..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Newsletter (1992) 1992-06-15, III-18
Litva..........  [BHA]
..............  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..............  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Litva SSR..........  [FDA, VP]
....................  Times Atlas of the World (1988)
Litwa..........  [VP]
..............  Canby, Historic Places (1984) 1:524-525
LT..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 17
LTU..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Newsletter (1992) 1992-06-15, III-18
República de Lituania..........  [VP]
......................................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accesseed 18 June 2009
Republic of Lithuania..........  [VP]
......................................  Lithuania, Baltic News (1992)
......................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
République de Lituanie..........  [VP]
.........................................  ISO Newsletter (1992) 1992-06-15, III-18
Subject: .....  [BHA, FDA, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 645
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 655
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 367-368
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 524-525; 1:524-525
..................  Cassell's French Dictionary (1981) 298
..................  Cassell's German Dictionary (1982) 1174
..................  Cassell's Spanish Dictionary (1978) 860
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XXVIII, 1045 ff.
..................  Engels Woordenboek (1987) I, 402
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 17
..................  ISO Newsletter (1992) 1992-06-15, III-18
..................  Lietuvos Respublika, Map (1992)
..................  Lithuania, Baltic News (1992)
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 47
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1986) I-131
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 319
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1988)
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) plate 46
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 288
..................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-55
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 64
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 22
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 676
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985)

 

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