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ID: 7001242
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7001242

 

Record Type: physical
Hierarchy of Africa (continent)  Africa (continent)

Coordinates:
Lat: 02 23 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 2.3830  decimal degrees
Long: 016 04 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 16.0660  decimal degrees

Note: Second largest continent; noted for early sites chronicling development of hominids; ancient, complex civilizations in North; premodern sub-Saharan populated by hunters and farmers; major European expansion 18th-19th centuries; most nations independent 20th century.

Names:
Africa (preferred,C,O,English-P,U,N)
Africa (Italian)
Africa (Latin)
Afrique (C,O,French-P,U,N)
África (C,O,Portuguese)
África (Spanish-P,U,N)
Afrika (C,O,Indonesian)
Afrika (Turkish)
Afrika (Swedish)
Afrika (Norwegian (Bokmål))
Afrika (Bosnian)
Afrika (Basque)
Afrika (Lithuanian)
Afrika (German-P,U,N)
Afrika (Norwegian)
Afrika (Czech)
Afrika (Slovak)
Afrika (Magyar (Hungarian))
Afrika (Dutch)
Afrika (Danish)
African (continent) (C,O,English,U,A)
אפריקה (C,U,Hebrew )
Aafrika (C,U,O,Estonian)
Affrica (C,U,Welsh)
Àfrica (C,U,Catalan)
Afrihkká (C,U,Northern Sami)
Āfrika (C,U,Latvian)
Afrîka (C,U,Kurdish)
Afríka (C,U,Icelandic)
Afrikka (C,U,Finnish)
Afriko (C,U,Esperanto)
Afryka (C,U,Polish)
an Afraic (C,U,Irish Gaelic)
Châu Phi (C,U,Vietnamese)
el Continente Negro (C,U,Spanish)
アフリカ (C,U,Japanese)
أفريقيا (C,U,Arabic)
अफ़्रीका (C,U,Hindi)
Африка (C,U,Bulgarian)
Африка (Russian)
Африка (Ukrainian)
非洲 (C,U,Chinese)
Αφρική (C,U,Greek)
แอฟริกา (C,U,Thai)
افریقا (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
아프리카 (C,U,Korean)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Africa (continent)  ....  Africa (continent) (P)

Place Types:
continent (preferred, C)
inhabited place (C)
continents (C)

Sources and Contributors:
אפריקה..........  [IMJ, VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
.................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
アフリカ..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
أفريقيا..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
अफ़्रीका..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Африка..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
非洲..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Αφρική..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
แอฟริกา..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
افریقا..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
아프리카..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Aafrika..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Affrica..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Africa..........  [IMJ Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
.................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
.................  Times Atlas of World History (1989) 17 ff., 45 ff.
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 10
África..........  [VP]
.................  Cassell's Spanish Dictionary (1978) 627
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Àfrica..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
African..........  [VP]
.................  OED2 on CD-ROM (1994)
Afrihkká..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Afrika..........  [VP]
.................  Cassell's German Dictionary (1982) 811
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Āfrika..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Afrîka..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Afríka..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Afrikka..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Afriko..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Afrique..........  [VP]
.................  Cassell's French Dictionary (1981) II, 10
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Afryka..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
an Afraic..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Châu Phi..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
el Continente Negro..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
Subject: .....  [IMJ, VP]
..................  Cassell's French Dictionary (1981) II, 10
..................  Cassell's German Dictionary (1982) 811
..................  Cassell's Spanish Dictionary (1978) 627
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 6255146
..................  Google Maps online (2000-) accessed 10 December 2014
..................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..................  OED2 on CD-ROM (1994)
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1989) 17 ff., 45 ff.
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 10
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Africa
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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