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ID: 1001886
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1001886

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Kerala (state)  Kerala (state)

Coordinates:
Lat: 10 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 10.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 076 30 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 76.5000  decimal degrees

Note: First European intervention in India occured in 1498 with the arrival of Portuguese at Calicut; Dutch displaced Portuguese 17th century; invasions by Mysore 1766 and 1790 eased the way for British suzerainty in the 1790s; failed revolts against the British in the early 19th century.

Names:
Kerala (preferred,C,V)
State of Kerala (C,V,English,U)
Kerala, State of (C,V)
Keralam (NA,V)
Chera (H,V)  ............ ancient
Keralaputra (H,V)  ............ ancient independent kingdom, 3rd cen. BC
Travancore-Cochin (H,V)  ............ after India's independence, 1947
േകരളം (NA,V,Malayalam,U)
IN13 (NA,V,FIPS)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of India (nation)  ........  India (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Kerala (state)  ............  Kerala (state) (P)

Place Types:
state (preferred, C)  ............  since 1956
first level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
േകരളം..........  [VP]
..............  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Chera..........  [VP]
..............  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 473
IN13..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Kerala..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 473
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 810-811
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Keralam..........  [VP]
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Keralaputra..........  [VP]
.......................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 473
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 810-811
Kerala, State of..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
State of Kerala..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Travancore-Cochin..........  [VP]
................................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 328
................................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 810-811
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 328
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 473
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 810-811
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2100307
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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