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ID: 7005493
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7005493

 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 15 30 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 15.5000  decimal degrees
Long: 090 15 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -90.2500  decimal degrees

Note: Area was inhabited by agriculturists by 2500 BCE; home to great Mayan civilization that flourished until 10th century; conquistador Alvarado subjugated native peoples 1523-1524; 16th century captaincy of same name included larger area than present nation; official language is Spanish, though much of population speaks native Amerindian dialects.

Names:
Guatemala (preferred,C,V,English-P,U,N)
Guatemala (Spanish-P,U,N)
Guatemala (French-P,U,N)
República de Guatemala (C,V,O,Spanish,U,N)
Republic of Guatemala (C,O,English,U,N)
République de Guatemala (C,O,French,U,N)
Гватемала (C,O,Russian-P,U)
Республика Гватемала (C,O,Russian,U)
危地马拉 (C,O,Chinese-P,U)
危地马拉共和国 (C,O,Chinese,U)
غواثيمالا (C,O,Arabic-P,U)
جُهور ةً غواثيمالا (C,O,Arabic,U)
GTM (C,O,ISO3L)
GT (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO320 (C,O)
GT00 (C,O,FIPS)
Guatemalan (C,O,English,U,A)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Guatemala (nation)  ........  Guatemala (nation) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Central America (general region)  ........  Central America (general region) (P)
Hierarchy of Guatemala (nation)  ............  Guatemala (nation) (P)

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  gained independence from Spain on September 15, 1821, from Mexico in 1823
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
republic (C)
colony (H)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Guatemala .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, North and Central America, Guatemala, Guatemala) [7005498]
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 1945

Sources and Contributors:
Гватемала..........  [VP]
....................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
Республика Гватемала..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
危地马拉..........  [VP]
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
危地马拉共和国..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
غواثيمالا..........  [VP]
....................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
جُهور ةً غواثيمالا..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
GT..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 15
GT00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1998-2000) accessed 01/20/99
GTM..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 779
Guatemala..........  [BHA, FDA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
....................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1988)
....................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) 1:357-358
....................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
....................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) V, 536-537
....................  National Archives and Record Administration database (1987-)
....................  Petit Robert II, Noms (1989)
....................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-37
....................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 54
....................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
....................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 472
Guatemalan..........  [VP]
.......................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 16
ISO320..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 15
República de Guatemala..........  [VP]
.........................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 610
.........................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 618
Republic of Guatemala..........  [VP]
......................................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 247-248
......................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
......................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
République de Guatemala..........  [VP]
.........................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 779
.........................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
Subject: .....  [BHA, FDA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 610
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 618
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1988)
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 247-248
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 357-358; 1:357-358
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) V, 536-537
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 15
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 779
..................  National Archives and Record Administration database (1987-)
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1998-2000) accessed 01/20/99
..................  Petit Robert II, Noms (1989)
..................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-37
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 54
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 16
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 472
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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