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ID: 7000550
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7000550

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Guam (dependent state)  Guam (dependent state)

Coordinates:
Lat: 13 28 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 13.4667  decimal degrees
Long: 144 50 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 144.8333  decimal degrees

Note: Comprises Guam Island and two smaller adjacent islands in Mariana Islands; probably visited by Portuguese navigator Magellan in 1521; claimed by Spain in 1565 and native peoples were subjugated 130 years later; taken from Spain in Spanish-American War; official languages are English and Chamorro.

Names:
Guam (preferred,C,V,English-P,U,N)
Guam (Akan)
Guam (Afrikaans)
Guam (Turkish)
Guam (Magyar (Hungarian))
Guam (Estonian)
Guam (Slovak)
Guam (Croatian)
Guam (French)
Guam (Somali)
Guam (German)
Guam (Malay (macrolanguage))
Guam (Danish)
Guam (Greenlandic)
Guam (Slovene)
Guam (Irish Gaelic)
Guam (Galician)
Guam (Breton)
Guam (North Ndebele)
Guam (Norwegian (Nynorsk))
Guam (Spanish)
Guam (Norwegian (Bokmål))
Guam (Bosnian)
Guam (Welsh)
Guam (Finnish)
Guam (Catalan)
Guam (Romansh)
Guam (Portuguese)
Guam (Faroese)
Guam (Malagasy)
Guam (Czech)
Guam (Northern Sami)
Guam (Swedish)
Guam (Indonesian)
Guam (Basque)
Guam (Romanian)
Guam (Italian)
Guam (Dutch)
Guam (Shona)
Guam (Polish)
Guahan (C,V,Chamorro)
GUM (C,O,ISO3L)
GU (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO316 (C,O,ISO3N)
GQ00 (C,V,FIPS)
Đảo Gu-am (C,U,O,Vietnamese)
Guåhan (C,U,Chamorro)
Guâm (C,U,Sangho)
Guama (C,U,Latvian)
Guamas (C,U,Lithuanian)
Guam nutome (C,U,Ewe)
Guam - US Unincorporated Organized Territory (C,U)
Guwam (C,U,Fulah)
Gvam (C,U,Icelandic)
Gvamo (C,U,Esperanto)
Gwam (C,U,Kikuyu)
Gwam (Swahili (generic))
Gwam (Hausa)
Gwam (Bambara)
Gwam (Maltese)
Gwamɛ (C,U,Lingala)
Gwamu (C,U,Ganda (Ugandan language))
Gwamu (Rundi)
i-Guam (C,U,Zulu)
Islan Guåhan (C,U,Chamorro)
Kuamu (C,U,Tonga (Tonga Islands))
Ngwame (C,U,Luba-Katanga)
Orílẹ́ède Guamu (C,U,Yoruba)
Quam (C,U,Azerbaijani)
Territory of Guam (C,U)
Гуам (C,U,Ukrainian)
Гуам (Serbian)
Гуам (Bulgarian)
Гуам (Russian)
グアム (C,U,Japanese)
גואם (C,U,Hebrew )
กวม (C,U,Thai)
குவாம் (C,U,Tamil)
غوام (C,U,Arabic)
(C,U,Korean)
गुआम (C,U,Marathi)
गुआम (Hindi)
გუამი (C,U,Georgian)
Γκουάμ (C,U,Greek)
گوام (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
گوام (Kurdish)
ഗ്വാം (C,U,Malayalam)
گوآم (C,U,Urdu)
गुवाम (C,U,Nepali)
关岛 (C,U,Chinese)
ଗୁଆମ୍ (C,U,Oriya)
గ్వామ్ (C,U,Telugu)
গুয়াম (C,U,Bengali)
ಗುಯಾಮ್ (C,U,Kannada)
ጉዋም (C,U,Amharic)
ጉዋም (Tigrinya)
Гвам (C,U,Macedonian)
ဂူအမ် (C,U,Burmese)
ગ્વામ (C,U,Gujarati)

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

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of United States (nation)  ........  United States (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Guam (dependent state)  ............  Guam (dependent state)
 
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Oceania (continent)  ....  Oceania (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Mariana Islands (island group)  ........  Mariana Islands (island group) (P)
Hierarchy of Guam (dependent state)  ............  Guam (dependent state) (P)

Place Types:
dependent state (preferred, C)  ............  ceded to USA in December 1898
primary political unit (C)
unincorporated territory (C)
dependent political entity (C)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Hagåtña .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Oceania, Guam) [1098767]

Sources and Contributors:
Гуам..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
グアム..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
גואם..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
กวม..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
குவாம்..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
غوام..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
괌..........  [VP]
........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
गुआम..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
გუამი..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Γκουάμ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
گوام..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
ഗ്വാം..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
گوآم..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
गुवाम..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
关岛..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
ଗୁଆମ୍..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
గ్వామ్..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
গুয়াম..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
ಗುಯಾಮ್..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
ጉዋም..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Гвам..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
ဂူအမ်..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
ગ્વામ..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Đảo Gu-am..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
GQ00..........  [VP]
...........  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
GU..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 15
Guahan..........  [VP]
.................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 357
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Guåhan..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Guam..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
...........  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 534
...........  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 357
...........  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) V, 530
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
...........  Times Atlas of the World (1990) plate 19
...........  Times Atlas of the World (1994) plate 19, L1
...........  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-37
...........  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 471
Guâm..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Guama..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Guamas..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Guam nutome..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Guam - US Unincorporated Organized Territory..........  [VP]
.......................................................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
GUM..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 767
Guwam..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Gvam..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Gvamo..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Gwam..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Gwamɛ..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Gwamu..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
i-Guam..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Islan Guåhan..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
ISO316..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 15
Kuamu..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Ngwame..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Orílẹ́ède Guamu..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Quam..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Territory of Guam..........  [VP]
................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 534
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 357; II, 357
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) V, 530
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4043988
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 15
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 767
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1990) plate 19
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) plate 19, L1
..................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-37
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 471
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guam
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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