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ID: 1000223
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1000223

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of New Caledonia (dependent state)  New Caledonia (dependent state)

Coordinates:
Lat: 21 30 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -21.5000  decimal degrees
Long: 165 30 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 165.5000  decimal degrees

Note: Comprises Nouvelle-Calédonie island and several other islands; originally inhabited by Melanesians of Papuan type; documented by Bougainville in 1768 and sighted by Cook in 1774; served as Allied base in WW II; civil unrest by native Melanesians mid-1980s; official language is French, though English is also widely spoken.

Names:
Nouvelle-Calédonie (preferred,C,V,French)
Nouvelle-Calédonie (Malagasy)
Territoire de la Novelle-Calédonie et Dépendances (C,V)
Nouvell-Calédonie (C,V)
Nouvelle Calédonie (C,V)
New Caledonia (C,O,English-P,U,N)
New Caledonia (Maltese)
New Caledonia (North Ndebele)
New Caledonia (Somali)
New Caledonia (Vietnamese)
New Caledonia (Shona)
New Caledonia (Malay (macrolanguage))
New Caledonian (C,V)
Neukaledonien (C,O,German)
Territory of New Caledonia and Dependencies (C,O,English)
Nueva Caledonia (C,O,Spanish)
Nova Caledônia (C,O,Portuguese)
NCL (C,O,ISO3L)
NC (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO540 (C,O,ISO3N)
NC00 (C,O,FIPS)
קלדוניה החדשה (C,U,Hebrew )
An Nua-Chaladóin (C,U,O,Irish Gaelic)
Caledonia Newydd (C,U,Welsh)
Finî Kaledonïi (C,U,Sangho)
i-New Caledonia (C,U,Zulu)
Jaunkaledonija (C,U,Latvian)
Kaledonia Baru (C,U,Indonesian)
Kaledonia Berria (C,U,Basque)
Kaledonia Foforo (C,U,Akan)
Kaledonia Nevez (C,U,Breton)
Kaledoni Koura (C,U,Bambara)
Kaledoni wa mumu (C,U,Luba-Katanga)
Kaledoniya Sabuwa (C,U,Hausa)
Kaledoni ya sika (C,U,Lingala)
Kaledonya mupya (C,U,Ganda (Ugandan language))
Naujoji Kaledonija (C,U,Lithuanian)
New Kaledonia nutome (C,U,Ewe)
Nieu-Kaledonië (C,U,Afrikaans)
Nieuw-Caledonië (C,U,Dutch)
Niu Kaletōnia (C,U,Tonga (Tonga Islands))
Niyukaledoniya (C,U,Rundi)
Noua Caledonie (C,U,Romanian)
Nova Caledònia (C,U,Catalan)
Nova Caledonia (C,U,Romansh)
Nova Caledonia (Galician)
Nová Kaledónia (C,U,Slovak)
Nová Kaledonie (C,U,Czech)
Nova Kaledonija (C,U,Slovene)
Nova Kaledonija (Croatian)
Nova Kaledonija (Bosnian)
Nove Caledonia (C,U,Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association))
Nov-Kaledonio (C,U,Esperanto)
Nowa Kaledonia (C,U,Polish)
Nuova Caledonia (C,U,Italian)
Nutaaq Caledonia (C,U,Greenlandic)
Nuwel Kaledonii (C,U,Fulah)
Nya Kaledonien (C,U,Swedish)
Ny-Caledonia (C,U,Norwegian (Bokmål))
Ny-Caledonia (Norwegian (Nynorsk))
Ny Caledonien (C,U,Danish)
Nýja-Kaledónía (C,U,Icelandic)
Ný-Kaledonia (C,U,Faroese)
Nyukaledonia (C,U,Kikuyu)
Nyukaledonia (Swahili (generic))
Ođđa-Kaledonia (C,U,Northern Sami)
Orílẹ́ède Kaledonia Titun (C,U,Yoruba)
Territoire des Nouvelle-Calédonie et Dépendances (C,U,French)
Új-Kaledónia (C,U,Magyar (Hungarian))
Uusi-Kaledonia (C,U,Finnish)
Uus-Kaledoonia (C,U,Estonian)
Yeni Kaledoniya (C,U,Azerbaijani)
Yeni Kaledonya (C,U,Turkish)
누벨칼레도니 (C,U,Korean)
Новая Каледония (C,U,Russian)
न्यू कॅलेडोनिया (C,U,Marathi)
ನ್ಯೂ ಕ್ಯಾಲಿಡೋನಿಯಾ (C,U,Kannada)
නව කැලිඩෝනියාව (C,U,Sinhala)
Нова Каледонија (C,U,Serbian)
Нова Каледонија (Macedonian)
പുതിയ കാലിഡോണിയ (C,U,Malayalam)
新喀里多尼亚 (C,U,Chinese)
Нова Каледонія (C,U,Ukrainian)
ኒው ካሌዶኒያ (C,U,Amharic)
ኒው ካሌዶኒያ (Tigrinya)
نیو کلیڈونیا (C,U,Urdu)
ນິວຄາລິໂຄເນຍ (C,U,Lao)
நியூ கேலிடோனியா (C,U,Tamil)
Νέα Καληδονία (C,U,Greek)
नयाँ कालेडोनिया (C,U,Nepali)
न्यू कैलेडोनिया (C,U,Hindi)
క్రొత్త కాలెడోనియా (C,U,Telugu)
Нова Каледония (C,U,Bulgarian)
كاليدونيا الجديدة (C,U,Arabic)
ニューカレドニア (C,U,Japanese)
ନୂତନ କାଲେଡୋନିଆ (C,U,Oriya)
နယူး ကယ်လီဒိုနီးယား (C,U,Burmese)
Новая Каледонія (C,U,Belorussian)
นิวแคลิโดเนีย (C,U,Thai)
뉴칼레도니아 (C,U,Korean)
ახალი კალედონია (C,U,Georgian)
নিউ ক্যালেডোনিয়া (C,U,Bengali)
کالدونیای جدید (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
ન્યુ સેલેડોનિયા (C,U,Gujarati)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Oceania (continent)  ....  Oceania (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of New Caledonia (dependent state)  ........  New Caledonia (dependent state) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of France (nation)  ........  France (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of New Caledonia (dependent state)  ............  New Caledonia (dependent state) (P)

Place Types:
dependent state (preferred, C)  ............  French, since 1853
primary political unit (C)
overseas territory (C)  ............  established 1946
penal settlement (H)  ............  French, established 1853
dependent political entity (C)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Nouméa .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Oceania, New Caledonia, South Province) [1098800]

Sources and Contributors:
קלדוניה החדשה..........  [IMJ, VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
..........................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
누벨칼레도니..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Новая Каледония..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
न्यू कॅलेडोनिया..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
ನ್ಯೂ ಕ್ಯಾಲಿಡೋನಿಯಾ..........  [VP]
................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
නව කැලිඩෝනියාව..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Нова Каледонија..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
പുതിയ കാലിഡോണിയ..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
新喀里多尼亚..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Нова Каледонія..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
ኒው ካሌዶኒያ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
نیو کلیڈونیا..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
ນິວຄາລິໂຄເນຍ..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
நியூ கேலிடோனியா..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Νέα Καληδονία..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
नयाँ कालेडोनिया..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
न्यू कैलेडोनिया..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
క్రొత్త కాలెడోనియా..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Нова Каледония..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
كاليدونيا الجديدة..........  [VP]
................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
ニューカレドニア..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
ନୂତନ କାଲେଡୋନିଆ..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
နယူး ကယ်လီဒိုနီးယား..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Новая Каледонія..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
นิวแคลิโดเนีย..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
뉴칼레도니아..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
ახალი კალედონია..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
নিউ ক্যালেডোনিয়া..........  [VP]
................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
کالدونیای جدید..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
ન્યુ સેલેડોનિયા..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
An Nua-Chaladóin..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Caledonia Newydd..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Finî Kaledonïi..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
i-New Caledonia..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
ISO540..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 18
Jaunkaledonija..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Kaledonia Baru..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Kaledonia Berria..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Kaledonia Foforo..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Kaledonia Nevez..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Kaledoni Koura..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Kaledoni wa mumu..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Kaledoniya Sabuwa..........  [VP]
................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Kaledoni ya sika..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Kaledonya mupya..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Naujoji Kaledonija..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
NC..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 18
NC00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 58
NCL..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 769
Neukaledonien..........  [VP]
..........................  Cassell's German Dictionary (1982)
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
..........................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 319
New Caledonia..........  [BHA, IMJ Preferred, VP]
..........................  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 534
..........................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 447
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
..........................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..........................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..........................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-67
..........................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 830
New Caledonian..........  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
New Kaledonia nutome..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nieu-Kaledonië..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nieuw-Caledonië..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Niu Kaletōnia..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Niyukaledoniya..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Noua Caledonie..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nouvell-Calédonie..........  [VP]
................................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 830
Nouvelle-Calédonie..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
...................................  Cassell's French Dictionary (1981) 516
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
...................................  Times Atlas of the World (1990) plate 9
Nouvelle Calédonie..........  [VP]
...................................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 446
Nova Caledônia..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
.............................  Rand McNally Atlas (1986) 343
Nova Caledònia..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nova Caledonia..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nová Kaledónia..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nová Kaledonie..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nova Kaledonija..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nove Caledonia..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nov-Kaledonio..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nowa Kaledonia..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nueva Caledonia..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
.............................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 319
.............................  Shanks, International Atlas (1991) 280
Nuova Caledonia..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nutaaq Caledonia..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nuwel Kaledonii..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nya Kaledonien..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Ny-Caledonia..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Ny Caledonien..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nýja-Kaledónía..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Ný-Kaledonia..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Nyukaledonia..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Ođđa-Kaledonia..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Orílẹ́ède Kaledonia Titun..........  [VP]
............................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Territoire de la Novelle-Calédonie et Dépendances..........  [VP]
................................................................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 681
Territoire des Nouvelle-Calédonie et Dépendances..........  [VP]
.............................................................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Territory of New Caledonia and Dependencies..........  [VP]
.......................................................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 681
.......................................................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Új-Kaledónia..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Uusi-Kaledonia..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Uus-Kaledoonia..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Yeni Kaledoniya..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Yeni Kaledonya..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
Subject: .....  [BHA, IMJ, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 534
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 681
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 446; 447
..................  Cassell's French Dictionary (1981) 516
..................  Cassell's German Dictionary (1982)
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2139685
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 18
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 769
..................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 58
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1986) 343
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 319
..................  Shanks, International Atlas (1991) 280
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1990) plate 9
..................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-67
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 830
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Caledonia
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)

 

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