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ID: 7007824
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7007824

 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 37 46 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 37.7667  decimal degrees
Long: 003 47 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -3.7833  decimal degrees

Note: Situated on N side of Sierra Jabaleuz; was base of Moorish principality Jayyán; taken by Ferdinand III of Castile & Leon in 1246; today is major production center for olive oil; noted for cathedral, begun by Andrés de Vandelvira in 1541.

Names:
Jaén (preferred,C,V)
Aurgi (H,O)
Aurinx (H,V)  ............ Roman
Flavium Aurgitanum (H,O)
Gienna (H,O)
Giennum (H,O)
Gihenninnia (H,O)
Jaena (H,O)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Spain (nation)  ........  Spain (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Andalusia (autonomous community)  ............  Andalusia (autonomous community) (P)
Hierarchy of Jaén (province)  ................  Jaén (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Jaén (inhabited place)  ....................  Jaén (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  was an ancient center
city (C)
provincial capital (C)
industrial center (C)
agricultural center (C)
mining center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Aurgi..........  [VP]
..............  Orbis Latinus (1971) 36
Aurinx..........  [VP]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 468
Flavium Aurgitanum..........  [VP]
...................................  Orbis Latinus (1971) 35
Gienna..........  [VP]
.................  Orbis Latinus (1971) 36
Giennum..........  [VP]
.................  Orbis Latinus (1971) 36
Gihenninnia..........  [VP]
.......................  Orbis Latinus (1971) 36
Jaén..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
...........  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 468
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
...........  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 91
...........  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
...........  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Jaena..........  [VP]
..............  Orbis Latinus (1971) 36
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 468
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -386068
..................  Orbis Latinus (1971) 35; 36
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 91
..................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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