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ID: 1080927
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1080927

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Naha (inhabited place)  Naha (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 26 10 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 26.1667  decimal degrees
Long: 127 40 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 127.6667  decimal degrees

Note: Located on W coast of S Okinawa Island; the commercial center of all Ryukyu Islands; has two universities; site of severe fighting in battle for the city May-June 1945.

Names:
Naha (preferred,C,V)
Nawa (C,V)
Nafa (C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Japan (nation)  ........  Japan (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Okinawa (prefecture)  ............  Okinawa (prefecture) (P)
Hierarchy of Naha (inhabited place)  ................  Naha (inhabited place) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Japan (nation)  ........  Japan (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Okinawa (prefecture)  ............  Okinawa (prefecture) (P)
Hierarchy of Okinawa-jima (island)  ................  Okinawa-jima (island) (P)
Hierarchy of Naha (inhabited place)  ....................  Naha (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)
city (C)
regional capital (C)
port (C)
commercial center (C)
educational center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Nafa..........  [VP]
...........  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 807
Naha..........  [VP Preferred]
...........  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
...........  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 135
...........  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 807
Nawa..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
...........  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 807
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 135
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 807
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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