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ID: 1000191
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1000191

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Sierra Leone (nation)  Sierra Leone (nation)

Coordinates:
Lat: 08 30 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 8.5000  decimal degrees
Long: 011 30 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -11.5000  decimal degrees

Note: First inhabitants were Bulom on coast; Krim and Gola came ca. 1400; Mende and Temne invaded in 15th century; Portuguese arrived in 1462, then English slave traders; was 18th-century haven for runaway slaves; English and French dispute over hinterland late 19th century; official language is English.

Names:
Sierra Leone (preferred,C,V,English-P,U,N)
Sierra Leone (Afrikaans)
Sierra Leone (Pampanga)
Sierra Leone (Magyar (Hungarian))
Sierra Leone (Italian)
Sierra Leone (Occitan)
Sierra Leone (Indonesian)
Sierra Leone (Aragonese)
Sierra Leone (Northern Sami)
Sierra Leone (Danish)
Sierra Leone (Welsh)
Sierra Leone (Slovak)
Sierra Leone (Malay (macrolanguage))
Sierra Leone (Breton)
Sierra Leone (Ido)
Sierra Leone (Norwegian (Bokmål))
Sierra Leone (Shona)
Sierra Leone (French-P,U,N)
Sierra Leone (Turkish)
Sierra Leone (Norwegian (Nynorsk))
Sierra Leone (Slovene)
Sierra Leone (Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association))
Sierra Leone (Estonian)
Sierra Leone (Romansh)
Sierra Leone (Romanian)
Sierra Leone (Swahili (generic))
Sierra Leone (Akan)
Sierra Leone (Finnish)
Sierra Leone (Vietnamese)
Sierra Leone (North Ndebele)
Sierra Leone (Greenlandic)
Sierra Leone (German)
Sierra Leone (Malagasy)
Sierra Leone (Kurdish)
Sierra Leone (Swedish)
Sierra Leone (Czech)
Sierra Leone (Low German)
Sierra Leone (Maltese)
Sierra Leone (Polish)
Sierra Leone (Dutch)
Sierra Leone (Catalan)
Sierra Leone (Norwegian)
Sierra Leone (Faroese)
Republic of Sierra Leone (C,V,O,English,U,N)
République de Sierra Leone (C,O,French,U,N)
Serra Leoa (C,O,Portuguese)
Serra Leoa (Galician)
Serra Leoa ()
Sierra Leona (C,O,Basque)
Sierra Leona (Spanish-P,U,N)
República de Sierra Leona (C,O,Spanish,U,N)
Сьерра-Леоне (C,O,Russian-P,U)
Республика Сьерра-Леоне (C,O,Russian,U)
塞拉利昂 (C,O,Chinese-P,U)
塞拉利昂共和国 (C,O,Chinese,U)
سيرا وًَن (C,O,Arabic-P,U)
جُهور ةً سيرا وًَن (C,O,Arabic,U)
SLE (C,O,ISO3L)
SL (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO694 (C,O,ISO3N)
SL00 (C,O,FIPS)
Sierra Leonean (C,O,English,U,A)
Sierra Leonian (C,V,English,U,A)
סיירה לאון (C,U,Hebrew )
Bulubunduking Leona (C,U,Tagalog)
i-Sierra Leone (C,U,Zulu)
Mons Leoninus (C,U,Latin)
Orílẹ́ède Siria looni (C,U,Yoruba)
Salewo (C,U,Hausa)
Seraa liyon (C,U,Fulah)
Serra Leoa - Sierra Leone (C,U,Galician)
Siarra Leon (C,U,Irish Gaelic)
Siela Lione (C,U,Tonga (Tonga Islands))
Siera Leon (C,U,Malay (macrolanguage))
Siera Leonɛ (C,U,Lingala)
Sieraleonän (C,U,Volapük)
Siera Leone (C,U,Luba-Katanga)
Siera Leone (Albanian)
Siera Leonė (C,U,Lithuanian)
Sierä-Leône (C,U,Sangho)
Siera Leoni (C,U,Swahili (generic))
Siera Leoni (Kikuyu)
Sieraleono (C,U,Esperanto)
Sierra Leon (C,U,Cornish)
Siérra Leone (C,U,Arpitan)
Síerra Leóne (C,U,Icelandic)
Sierra Leone nutome (C,U,Ewe)
Sierra Lleona (C,U,Asturian)
Sijera Leone (C,U,Croatian)
Sijera Leone (Bosnian)
Siraaliyoon (C,U,Somali)
Siyera Leon (C,U,Azerbaijani)
Siyera Lewɔni (C,U,Bambara)
Siyeralewone (C,U,Ganda (Ugandan language))
Siyeralewone (Rundi)
Sjerraleone (C,U,Latvian)
Xi-ê-ra Lê-ôn (C,U,Vietnamese)
Xi-ê-ra Lê-ôn (Sierra Leone) (C,U,Vietnamese)
סיירה לאונה (C,U,Hebrew )
ሴራሊዮን (C,U,Amharic)
ሴራሊዮን (Tigrinya)
시에라 리온 (C,U,Korean)
เซียร์ราลีโอน (C,U,Thai)
Сьєрра-Леоне (C,U,Ukrainian)
سیرالئون (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
ประเทศเซียร์ราลีโอน (C,U,Thai)
Сиера Леоне (C,U,Bulgarian)
Сиера Леоне (Macedonian)
Сиера Леоне (Serbian)
سيېررا لېئونې (C,U,Uyghur)
Сиерра Леоне (C,U,Tajik)
Սյերա-Լեոնե (C,U,Armenian)
សេរ៉ាឡេអូន (C,U,Khmer)
सियरालेओन (C,U,Hindi)
سيراليون (C,U,Arabic)
სიერა-ლეონე (C,U,Georgian)
シエラレオネ (C,U,Japanese)
სიერა ლეონე (C,U,Georgian)
ሴየራ ሌዎን (C,U,Amharic)
சியேரா லியோனி (C,U,Tamil)
С'єрра-Леоне (C,U,Ukrainian)
Σιέρα Λεόνε (C,U,Greek)
Сијера Леоне (C,U,Serbian)
ເຊຍລາສິອອນ (C,U,Lao)
सीएरा लिओन (C,U,Hindi)
ସିଓରା ଲିଓନ୍ (C,U,Oriya)
סיארה לאונה (C,U,Hebrew )
སེ་ཡར་ར། ལིའོན། (C,U,Tibetan)
சியர்ரா லியோன் (C,U,Tamil)
سیەرالیۆن (C,U,Kurdish)
سیرا لیون (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
સીએરા લેઓન (C,U,Gujarati)
Сьера-Леонэ (C,U,Belorussian)
시에라리온 (C,U,Korean)
ಸಿಯೆರ್ರಾ ಲಿಯೋನ್ (C,U,Kannada)
സിയേറാ ലിയോണ്‍ (C,U,Malayalam)
सिएरा लिओन (C,U,Marathi)
সিয়েরালিওন (C,U,Bengali)
సియెర్రా లియాన్ (C,U,Telugu)
सिएर्रा लिओन (C,U,Nepali)
С'єра Леоне (C,U,Ukrainian)
سیئر لیون (C,U,Urdu)

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

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  gained independence in 1961
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
republic (C)  ............  established 1971
former territory/colony/dependent state (C)
controlled region (H)  ............  British, 1787-1961
protectorate (H)  ............  British, proclaimed 1896
colony (H)  ............  British, coastal area, 1808-1896
independent political entity (C)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Freetown .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Africa, Sierra Leone, Western Area) [7000380]
historical connection ....  Kquoja Kingdom .......... (former nation/state/empire)
........................................  (World, Africa) [8711682]
member of ....  Commonwealth of Nations .......... (association)
................  (World) [7005615]
................  joined association in 1961
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 1961

Sources and Contributors:
Сьерра-Леоне..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
.......................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
Республика Сьерра-Леоне..........  [VP]
.........................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
塞拉利昂..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
塞拉利昂共和国..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
سيرا وًَن..........  [VP]
....................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
جُهور ةً سيرا وًَن..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
סיירה לאון..........  [IMJ]
.......................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
סיירה לאונה..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
ሴራሊዮን..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
시에라 리온..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
เซียร์ราลีโอน..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Сьєрра-Леоне..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
سیرالئون..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
ประเทศเซียร์ราลีโอน..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Сиера Леоне..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
سيېررا لېئونې..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Сиерра Леоне..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Սյերա-Լեոնե..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
សេរ៉ាឡេអូន..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
सियरालेओन..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
سيراليون..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
სიერა-ლეონე..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
シエラレオネ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
სიერა ლეონე..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
ሴየራ ሌዎን..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
சியேரா லியோனி..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
С'єрра-Леоне..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Σιέρα Λεόνε..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Сијера Леоне..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
ເຊຍລາສິອອນ..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
सीएरा लिओन..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
ସିଓରା ଲିଓନ୍..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
סיארה לאונה..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
སེ་ཡར་ར། ལིའོན།..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
சியர்ரா லியோன்..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
سیەرالیۆن..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
سیرا لیون..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
સીએરા લેઓન..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Сьера-Леонэ..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
시에라리온..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
ಸಿಯೆರ್ರಾ ಲಿಯೋನ್..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
സിയേറാ ലിയോണ്‍..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
सिएरा लिओन..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
সিয়েরালিওন..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
సియెర్రా లియాన్..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
सिएर्रा लिओन..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
С'єра Леоне..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
سیئر لیون..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Bulubunduking Leona..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
i-Sierra Leone..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
ISO694..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 20
Mons Leoninus..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Orílẹ́ède Siria looni..........  [VP]
......................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
República de Sierra Leona..........  [VP]
............................................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
Republic of Sierra Leone..........  [VP]
.........................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 711
.........................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
.........................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 771
.........................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
.........................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 30 July 2013
République de Sierra Leone..........  [VP]
...............................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 784
Salewo..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Seraa liyon..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Serra Leoa..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
.......................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 320
Serra Leoa - Sierra Leone..........  [VP]
............................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Siarra Leon..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Siela Lione..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Siera Leon..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Siera Leonɛ..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Sieraleonän..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Siera Leone..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Siera Leonė..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Sierä-Leône..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Siera Leoni..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Sieraleono..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Sierra Leon..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Sierra Leona..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
.......................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 78
.......................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 28 July 2009
Sierra Leone..........  [BHA, IMJ Preferred, VP Preferred]
.......................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 589-590
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) 10:790 ff.
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
.......................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
.......................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-91
.......................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 78
.......................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 1114-1115
Siérra Leone..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Síerra Leóne..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Sierra Leonean..........  [VP]
.............................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 33
Sierra Leone nutome..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Sierra Leonian..........  [VP]
.............................  Oxford English Dictionary [online] (2002-)
Sierra Lleona..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Sijera Leone..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Siraaliyoon..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Siyera Leon..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Siyera Lewɔni..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Siyeralewone..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Sjerraleone..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
SL..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 20
SL00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 77
SLE..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 771
Xi-ê-ra Lê-ôn..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Xi-ê-ra Lê-ôn (Sierra Leone)..........  [VP]
...............................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
Subject: .....  [BHA, IMJ, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 711
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 589-590
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 790 ff.
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2403846
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 20
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 771; 784
..................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 77
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 320
..................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-91
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 78
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 33
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 1114-1115
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A1%D1%8C%D0%B5%D1%80%D1%80%D0%B0-%D0%9B%D0%B5%D0%BE%D0%BD%D0%B5
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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