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ID: 7016722
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7016722

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Uttar Pradesh (state)  Uttar Pradesh (state)

Coordinates:
Lat: 27 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 27.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 080 00 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 80.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Area formerly ruled by Hindu kings Aśoka and Samudragupta; held by Mughal Empire until the late 18th century; center of Indian Mutiny against British control in 1857; most populated state of India; 80 per of population is Hindu, rest are Muslim or Jaina.

Names:
Uttar Pradesh (preferred,C,V)
State of Uttar Pradesh (C,V,English,U)
Uttar Pradesh, State of (C,V)
उत्तर प्रदेश (NA,V,Hindi,U)
اتر پردیش (NA,V,Urdu,U)
IN36 (NA,V,FIPS)
Northern Province (H,V)
Madhyadeśa (H,V)  ............ ancient country during Vedic period
Madyadesa (H,V)
North-West Provinces (H,V)  ............ created 1835
United Provinces (H,V)
United Provinces of Agra and Oudh (H,V)  ............ formed 1902

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

Place Types:
state (preferred, C)  ............  since 1947; enlarged 1950
first level subdivision (C)

Related geographic places:
coextensive with ....  Hindustan .......... (general region)
..............................  (World, Asia, India) [7583472]

Sources and Contributors:
उत्तर प्रदेश..........  [VP]
.......................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
اتر پردیش..........  [VP]
....................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
IN36..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Madhyadeśa..........  [VP]
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XII, 222-223
Madyadesa..........  [VP]
....................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 349
Northern Province..........  [VP]
................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
North-West Provinces..........  [VP]
...................................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1279
State of Uttar Pradesh..........  [VP]
.........................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
United Provinces..........  [VP]
.............................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 977-978
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
United Provinces of Agra and Oudh..........  [VP]
........................................................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 977-978
........................................................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1279
Uttar Pradesh..........  [VP Preferred]
..........................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 977-978
..........................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XII, 222-223
..........................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
..........................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) plate 29
..........................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1279
Uttar Pradesh, State of..........  [VP]
.........................................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2004-2008) accessed 3 January 2007
.........................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 977-978
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XII, 222-223
..................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2004-2008) accessed 3 January 2007
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2113996
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) plate 29
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 349
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1279
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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