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ID: 7002702
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7002702

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Transylvania (general region)  Transylvania (general region)

Note: Region of NW & central Romania; included Dacia in Roman times; invaded by various Germanic tribes; settled from 9th cen. by Szeklers, Vlachs & Saxons; conquered by Hungarians 1003; part of Ottoman Empire in 17th cen.; part of Austrian Empire in 18th cen.

Names:
Transilvania (preferred,C,V)
Erdély (C,V)
Transylvania (C,O,English-P,U,N)
Transylvanie (C,O)
Transylvanië (C,O)
Transylvanian (C,V,English,U,A)
Siebenbürgen (H,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Romania (nation)  ........  Romania (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Transylvania (general region)  ............  Transylvania (general region) (P)

Place Types:
general region (preferred, C)  ............  area annexed by Romania 1918
principality (H)  ............  established in 1540; within Austrian Empire, from 1765

Sources and Contributors:
Erdély..........  [VP]
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1225
Siebenbürgen..........  [BHA]
.......................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
Transilvania..........  [BHA]
.......................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1988)
.......................  Nagel's: Rumania (1968) 23
.......................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
Transylvania..........  [BHA, VP]
.......................  Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
.......................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.......................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1225
Transylvanian..........  [VP]
..........................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (1994-2002)
Transylvanie..........  [BHA]
.......................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
Transylvanië..........  [VP]
.......................  Engels Woordenboek (1987) V.1, page 785
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1988)
..................  Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Engels Woordenboek (1987) V.1, page 785
..................  Nagel's: Rumania (1968) 23
..................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1225
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014)

 

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