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ID: 1000166
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1000166

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Ghana (nation)  Ghana (nation)

Coordinates:
Lat: 08 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 8.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 002 00 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -2.0000  decimal degrees

Note: An ancient empire flourished in the area of modern Ghana in the 13th century; other important native states were founded in the 14th-19th centuries; the Portuguese arrived in 1482; the area was captured by the Dutch in 1637; it was a center for the slave trade of Dutch, English, French, and Danish from the 17th-19th centuries; it was purchased by the British in the 19th century; official language is English, although French and African languages are also spoken, including Akan, Mole-Dagbani and Ewe.

Names:
Ghana (preferred,C,V,English-P,U,N)
Ghana (Spanish-P,U,N)
Ghana (Afrikaans)
Ghana (Twi)
Ghana (Welsh)
Ghana (Norwegian (Bokmål))
Ghana (Romanian)
Ghana (Italian)
Ghana (Norwegian (Nynorsk))
Ghana (Catalan)
Ghana (Tagalog)
Ghana (Romansh)
Ghana (French-P,U,N)
Ghana (Breton)
Ghana (Norwegian)
Ghana (Finnish)
Ghana (Magyar (Hungarian))
Ghana (Basque)
Ghana (German)
Ghana (Pampanga)
Ghana (Swedish)
Ghana (Aragonese)
Ghana (Slovak)
Ghana (Cornish)
Ghana (Ido)
Ghana (Low German)
Ghana (Northern Sami)
Ghana (Estonian)
Ghana (Polish)
Ghana (Danish)
Ghana (Asturian)
Ghana (Ilocano)
Ghana (Czech)
Ghana (Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association))
Ghana (Shona)
Ghana (Greenlandic)
Ghana (Indonesian)
Ghana (Malay (macrolanguage))
Ghana (Dutch)
Ghana (Limburgan)
Ghana (Occitan)
Ghana (Vietnamese)
Ghana (Swahili (generic))
Ghana (Malagasy)
Ghana (Faroese)
Ghana (North Ndebele)
Republic of Ghana (C,V,O,English,U,N)
République du Ghana (C,O,French,U,N)
República de Ghana (C,O,Spanish,U)
Gana (C,O,Latvian)
Gana ()
Gana (Maltese)
Gana (Lingala)
Gana (Walloon)
Gana (Ganda (Ugandan language))
Gana (Sicilian)
Gana (Hausa)
Gana (Quechuan)
Gana (Arpitan)
Gana (Croatian)
Gana (Lithuanian)
Gana (Galician)
Gana (Rundi)
Gana (Bosnian)
Gana (Turkmen)
Gana (Nauruan)
Gana (Kurdish)
Gana (Turkish)
Gana (Slovene)
Gana (Albanian)
Gana (Bambara)
Gana (Icelandic)
Gana (Latin)
Gana (Portuguese)
Gana (Tetum)
Гана (C,O,Belorussian)
Гана (Serbian)
Гана (Russian-P,U)
Гана (Tajik)
Гана (Bulgarian)
Гана (Ukrainian)
Гана (Macedonian)
Республика Гана (C,O,Russian,U)
加纳 (C,O,Chinese-P,U)
加纳共和国 (C,O,Chinese,U)
غانا (C,O,Arabic-P,U)
جُهور ةً غانا (C,O,Arabic,U)
GHA (C,O,ISO3L)
GH (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO288 (C,O,ISO3N)
GH00 (C,O,FIPS)
Ghanaian (C,O,English,U,A)
Ghanan (C,O)
Ghananian (C,O)
גאנה (C,U,Hebrew )
Gaana (C,U,Somali)
Gaana (Akan)
Gána (C,U,Irish Gaelic)
Ganaa (C,U,Fulah)
Ganäa (C,U,Sangho)
Gana - Ghana (C,U,Galician)
Ganän (C,U,Volapük)
Ganao (C,U,Esperanto)
Ganë (C,U,Albanian)
Gha-na (C,U,Vietnamese)
Ghána (C,U,Magyar (Hungarian))
Gha-na (Ghana) (C,U,Vietnamese)
Ghana nutome (C,U,Ewe)
i-Ghana (C,U,Zulu)
Kana (C,U,Tonga (Tonga Islands))
Ngana (C,U,Kikuyu)
Ngana (Luba-Katanga)
Orílẹ́ède Gana (C,U,Yoruba)
Qana (C,U,Azerbaijani)
ഘാന (C,U,Malayalam)
கானா (C,U,Tamil)
غنا (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
घाना (C,U,Nepali)
घाना (Hindi)
घाना (Marathi)
ហ្កាណា (C,U,Khmer)
가나 (C,U,Korean)
গানা (C,U,Bengali)
ཀ་ན། (C,U,Tibetan)
განა (C,U,Georgian)
گانا جۇمھۇرىيىتى (C,U,Uyghur)
ګانا (C,U,Pashto)
ການ່າ (C,U,Lao)
ガーナ (C,U,Japanese)
Γκάνα (C,U,Greek)
ጋና (C,U,Tigrinya)
ጋና (Amharic)
ประเทศกานา (C,U,Thai)
กาน่า (C,U,Thai)
Գանա (C,U,Armenian)
قانا (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
ఘానా (C,U,Telugu)
ଘାନା (C,U,Oriya)
ඝානාව (C,U,Sinhala)
گھانا (C,U,Urdu)
ઘાના (C,U,Gujarati)
ಘಾನಾ (C,U,Kannada)
غەنا (C,U,Kurdish)
ঘানা (C,U,Bengali)
ガーナ共和国 (C,U,Japanese)
กานา (C,U,Thai)
གྷ་ན། (C,U,Tibetan)
ഖാന (C,U,Malayalam)
ဂါနာ (C,U,Burmese)
Gold Coast Colony (H,O,English,U,N)

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

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  gained independence 1957
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
republic (C)  ............  established 1960
former territory/colony/dependent state (C)
controlled region (H)
independent political entity (C)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Accra .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Africa, Ghana, Greater Accra) [7016412]
member of ....  Commonwealth of Nations .......... (association)
................  (World) [7005615]
................  joined association in 1957
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 1957

Sources and Contributors:
Гана..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
Республика Гана..........  [VP]
.............................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
加纳..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
加纳共和国..........  [VP]
..............  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
غانا..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
جُهور ةً غانا..........  [VP]
..........................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
גאנה..........  [IMJ, VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
...........  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
ഘാന..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
கானா..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
غنا..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
घाना..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ហ្កាណា..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
가나..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
গানা..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ཀ་ན།..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
განა..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
گانا جۇمھۇرىيىتى..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ګانا..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ການ່າ..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ガーナ..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Γκάνα..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ጋና..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ประเทศกานา..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
กาน่า..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Գանա..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
قانا..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ఘానా..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ଘାନା..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ඝානාව..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
گھانا..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ઘાના..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ಘಾನಾ..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
غەنا..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ঘানা..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ガーナ共和国..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
กานา..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
གྷ་ན།..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ഖാന..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ဂါနာ..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Gaana..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Gana..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
...........  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 319
Gána..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Ganaa..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Ganäa..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Gana - Ghana..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Ganän..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Ganao..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Ganë..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
GH..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 15
GH00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) accessed 01/20/99
GHA..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 766
Ghana..........  [BHA, IMJ Preferred, VP Preferred]
..............  Britannica Book of the Year (1990) 620
..............  Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
..............  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) 5:232 ff.
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
..............  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..............  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-34
..............  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 52
..............  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 16 June 2009
..............  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Gha-na..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Ghána..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Gha-na (Ghana)..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Ghanaian..........  [VP]
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 15
Ghanan..........  [VP]
.................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Ghananian..........  [VP]
....................  OED2 on CD-ROM (1994)
Ghana nutome..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Gold Coast..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Gold Coast Colony..........  [VP]
................................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014)
................................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 441
i-Ghana..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
ISO288..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 15
Kana..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Ngana..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Orílẹ́ède Gana..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
Qana..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
República de Ghana..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
Republic of Ghana..........  [VP]
................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 614
................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 766
................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
République du Ghana..........  [VP]
...................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 343
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 23 July 2013
Subject: .....  [BHA, IMJ, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1990) 620
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 614
..................  Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) V, 232 ff.
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2300660
..................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 15
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 343; 766
..................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) accessed 01/20/99
..................  OED2 on CD-ROM (1994)
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 319
..................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-34
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 52
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 15
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 441
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%93%D0%B0%D0%BD%D0%B0
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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