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ID: 1125225
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1125225

 

Record Type: physical
Hierarchy of Jordan River (river)  Jordan River (river)

Coordinates:
Lat: 31 45 48 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 31.7630  decimal degrees
Long: 035 33 27 E  degrees minutes   Long: 35.5570  decimal degrees

Note: Rises in Huila basin in Syria and flows through Sea of Galilee to the Dead Sea; longest river in Palestine, though not navigable and narrow at mouth; famous for associations with the Bible.

Names:
Jordan River (preferred,C,O)
Urdan, Nahr al (C,V)
Nahr al Urdan (C,V)
HaYarden (C,V)
Urdunn, Nahr al- (C,V)
Nahr al-Urdunn (C,V)
Al-Urdunn (C,V)
Giordano (C,O)
Jourdain (C,O)
Jordán (C,O)
River Jordan (C,O)
Jordan (C,V)
Flumen Jordanis (H,V)
Iordanes amnis (H,V)
Iordanēs (H,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Jordan River (river)  ........  Jordan River (river) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Saudi Arabia (nation)  ........  Saudi Arabia (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Jordan River (river)  ............  Jordan River (river)
 
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of West Bank (occupied territory)  ........  West Bank (occupied territory) (P)
Hierarchy of Jordan River (river)  ............  Jordan River (river)
 
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Israel (nation)  ........  Israel (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Jordan River (river)  ............  Jordan River (river)
 
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Syria (nation)  ........  Syria (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Jordan River (river)  ............  Jordan River (river)
 
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Jordan (nation)  ........  Jordan (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Jordan River (river)  ............  Jordan River (river) (P)

Place Types:
river (preferred, C)

Sources and Contributors:
Al-Urdunn..........  [VP]
....................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-6
Flumen Jordanis..........  [VP]
.............................  Pleiades (2006-) accessed 5 March 2020
Giordano..........  [VP]
.................  Cassell's Italian Dictionary (1983) 224
HaYarden..........  [VP]
.................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 29 June 2015
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-70
Iordanēs..........  [VP]
.................  Pleiades (2006-) accessed 5 March 2020
Iordanes amnis..........  [VP]
.............................  Pleiades (2006-) accessed 5 March 2020
Jordan..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) plate 34
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 575
Jordán..........  [VP]
.................  Cassell's Spanish Dictionary (1990) 843
Jordan River..........  [VP]
.......................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 447
.......................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 29 June 2015
Jourdain..........  [VP]
.................  Cassell's French Dictionary (1981) 277
Nahr al Urdan..........  [VP]
..........................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 29 June 2015
Nahr al-Urdunn..........  [VP]
.............................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-81
River Jordan..........  [VP]
.......................  Cassell's Italian Dictionary (1983) 224
Urdan, Nahr al..........  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Urdunn, Nahr al-..........  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 447
..................  Cassell's French Dictionary (1981) 277
..................  Cassell's Italian Dictionary (1983) 224
..................  Cassell's Spanish Dictionary (1990) 843
..................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 29 June 2015
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-6; I-70; I-81
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) plate 34
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 575
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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