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ID: 1000236
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1000236

 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 08 00 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -8.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 178 00 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 178.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Comprises nine coral atolls; original Melanesian inhabitants were invaded by Polynesians from Samoa 16th century; sighted by British John Byron 1764; part of Britain's Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony 1915; separated from Gilberts (now Kiribati) 1974; main languages are Tuvaluan and English.

Names:
Tuvalu (preferred,C,V,O,English-P,U,N)  ............ since 1976
Tuvalu (Norwegian)
Tuvalu (Danish)
Tuvalu (Lithuanian)
Tuvalu (Slovene)
Tuvalu (Arpitan)
Tuvalu (French-P,U,N)
Tuvalu (Latin)
Tuvalu (Portuguese)
Tuvalu (Somali)
Tuvalu (Breton)
Tuvalu (Norwegian (Nynorsk))
Tuvalu (German)
Tuvalu (Kikuyu)
Tuvalu (Ganda (Ugandan language))
Tuvalu (Estonian)
Tuvalu (Spanish-P,U,N)
Tuvalu (Occitan)
Tuvalu (Galician)
Tuvalu (Latvian)
Tuvalu (Croatian)
Tuvalu (Turkish)
Tuvalu (Northern Sami)
Tuvalu (Romanian)
Tuvalu (Tagalog)
Tuvalu (Finnish)
Tuvalu (Rundi)
Tuvalu (Luba-Katanga)
Tuvalu (Catalan)
Tuvalu (Norwegian (Bokmål))
Tuvalu (Indonesian)
Tuvalu (Bosnian)
Tuvalu (Shona)
Tuvalu (Tuvaluan-P,U)
Tuvalu (Cornish)
Tuvalu (Swedish)
Tuvalu (Low German)
Tuvalu (Malay (macrolanguage))
Tuvalu (Azerbaijani)
Tuvalu (Greenlandic)
Tuvalu (Basque)
Tuvalu (Lingala)
Tuvalu (Swahili (generic))
Tuvalu (Czech)
Tuvalu (Bambara)
Tuvalu (Tok Pisin (Neomelanesian))
Tuvalu (Polish)
Tuvalu (Albanian)
Tuvalu (Ido)
Tuvalu (Aragonese)
Tuvalu (Romansh)
Tuvalu (Faroese)
Tuvalu (Magyar (Hungarian))
Tuvalu (Dutch)
Tuvalu (Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association))
Tuvalu (Akan)
Tuvalu (Maltese)
Tuvalu (Italian)
Tuvalu (Slovak)
Tuvalu (Afrikaans)
Тувалу (C,O,Russian-P,U)
Тувалу (Ossetian/Ossetic)
Тувалу (Mongolian)
Тувалу (Serbian)
Тувалу (Ukrainian)
Тувалу (Yakut)
Тувалу (Kazakh)
Тувалу (Russia Buriat)
Тувалу (Bulgarian)
Тувалу (Lezgian)
Тувалу (Belorussian)
Тувалу (Western Mari)
Тувалу (Macedonian)
Тувалу (Tajik)
Тувалу (Kyrgyz)
Тувалу (Chechen)
Тувалу (Bashkir)
图瓦卢 (C,O,Chinese-P,U)
ثوفا وً (C,O,Arabic-P,U)
TUV (C,O,ISO3L)
TV (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO798 (C,O,ISO3N)
TV00 (C,O,FIPS)
Tuvaluan (C,O,English,U,A)
טובאלו (C,U,Hebrew )
i-Tuvalu (C,U,Zulu)
Orílẹ́ède Tufalu (C,U,Yoruba)
Thuvalu (C,U,North Ndebele)
Tʼoobááloo (C,U,Navajo)
Touvalou (C,U,Haitian (Haitian Creole))
Tovalò (C,U,Malagasy)
Tubalu (C,U,Hausa)
Tubalu (Central Bikol)
Tubaru (C,U,Nauruan)
Tubhalu (C,U,Scots Gaelic)
Tufalu (C,U,Yoruba)
Tuvalo (C,U,Esperanto)
Túvalú (C,U,Icelandic)
Tu-va-lu (C,U,Vietnamese)
Tûvalû (C,U,Kurdish)
Tûvalû (Western Frisian)
Túválú (C,U,Irish Gaelic)
Tüvalü (C,U,Sangho)
Tūvalu (C,U,Tonga (Tonga Islands))
Tuvaluäns (C,U,Volapük)
Túvalúeyjar (C,U,Icelandic)
Tuvalu nutome (C,U,Ewe)
Tuvaru (C,U,Tahitian)
Tuwalu (C,U,Quechuan)
Tuwalu (German)
Tuwalu (Uyghur)
Tuwaluu (C,U,Fulah)
Tuwaluu (Pitcairn-Norfolk)
Twfalw (C,U,Welsh)
圖瓦盧 (C,U,Chinese, Wu)
圖瓦盧 (Chinese, Yue)
圖瓦盧 (Chinese)
تووڤالوو (C,U,Kurdish)
تووڤالوو (Central Kurdish)
ٹووالو (C,U,Urdu)
ٹووالو (Panjabi, Western)
ਤੁਵਾਲੂ (C,U,Panjabi, Eastern)
टुवालु (C,U,Marathi)
टुवालु (Sanskrit)
टुवालु (Kashmiri)
تووالو (C,U,Pashto)
تووالو (Persian-Farsi)
تووالو (Urdu)
တူဗားလူနိုင်ငံ (C,U,Burmese)
ଟୁଭାଲୋ (C,U,Oriya)
ตูวาลู (C,U,Thai)
ཏུ་ཝ་ལུ། (C,U,Tibetan)
Տուվալու (C,U,Armenian)
துவாலு (C,U,Tamil)
ประเทศตูวาลู (C,U,Thai)
ტუვალუ (C,U,Georgian)
ტუვალუ (Mingrelian)
Թուվալու (C,U,Armenian)
توفالو (C,U,Arabic)
ツバル (C,U,Japanese)
ටුවාලු (C,U,Sinhala)
तुवालू (C,U,Marathi)
तुवालू (Hindi)
துவாலூ (C,U,Tamil)
Тувалмудин Орн (C,U,Kalmyk)
Τουβαλού (C,U,Greek)
توڤالو (C,U,Arabic, Egyptian)
ತುವಾಲು (C,U,Kannada)
ቱቫሉ (C,U,Amharic)
ቱቫሉ (Tigrinya)
ތުވާލޫ (C,U,Maldivian (Divehi))
টুভালু (C,U,Bengali)
টুভালু (Bishnupriya Manipuri)
투발루 (C,U,Korean)
तुवालु (C,U,Hindi)
టువాలు (C,U,Telugu)
توالو (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
ཐུ་ཝ་ལུ། (C,U,Tibetan)
ටුවාලූ (C,U,Sinhala)
തുവാലു (C,U,Malayalam)
ಟುವಾಲು (C,U,Kannada)
तुभालु (C,U,Nepali)
તુવાલુ (C,U,Gujarati)
טובלו (C,U,Hebrew )
ଟୁଭାଲୁ (C,U,Oriya)
Ellice Islands (H,V)
Lagoon Islands (H,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Oceania (continent)  ....  Oceania (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Tuvalu (nation)  ........  Tuvalu (nation) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Oceania (continent)  ....  Oceania (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony (former territory/colony/dependent state)  ........  Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony (former territory/colony/dependent state) (P)
Hierarchy of Tuvalu (nation)  ............  Tuvalu (nation) (P)

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  gained independence October 1, 1978
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
constitutional monarchy (C)  ............  established 1978
island nation (C)
former territory/colony/dependent state (C)
protectorate (H)  ............  British, 1892-1915
independent political entity (C)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Funafuti .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Oceania, Tuvalu, Funafuti) [7002049]
member of ....  Commonwealth of Nations .......... (association)
................  (World) [7005615]
................  joined association in 1978
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 2000

Sources and Contributors:
Тувалу..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 31 July 2013
图瓦卢..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 31 July 2013
ثوفا وً..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 31 July 2013
טובאלו..........  [IMJ, VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
.................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
圖瓦盧..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
تووڤالوو..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ٹووالو..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ਤੁਵਾਲੂ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
टुवालु..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
تووالو..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
တူဗားလူနိုင်ငံ..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ଟୁଭାଲୋ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ตูวาลู..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ཏུ་ཝ་ལུ།..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Տուվալու..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
துவாலு..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ประเทศตูวาลู..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ტუვალუ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Թուվալու..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
توفالو..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ツバル..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ටුවාලු..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
तुवालू..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
துவாலூ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Тувалмудин Орн..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Τουβαλού..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
توڤالو..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ತುವಾಲು..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ቱቫሉ..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ތުވާލޫ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
টুভালু..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
투발루..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
तुवालु..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
టువాలు..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
توالو..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ཐུ་ཝ་ལུ།..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ටුවාලූ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
തുവാലു..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ಟುವಾಲು..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
तुभालु..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
તુવાલુ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
טובלו..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
ଟୁଭାଲୁ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Ellice Islands..........  [VP]
.............................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 358
ISO798..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 21
i-Tuvalu..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Lagoon Islands..........  [VP]
.............................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 367
Orílẹ́ède Tufalu..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Thuvalu..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tʼoobááloo..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Touvalou..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tovalò..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tubalu..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tubaru..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tubhalu..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tufalu..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
TUV..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 772
Tuvalo..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tuvalu..........  [BHA, IMJ Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 735
.................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 667
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
.................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1990) plate 9
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 86
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 31 July 2013
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 367
Túvalú..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tu-va-lu..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tûvalû..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Túválú..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tüvalü..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tūvalu..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tuvaluan..........  [VP]
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 38
Tuvaluäns..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Túvalúeyjar..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tuvalu nutome..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tuvaru..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tuwalu..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Tuwaluu..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
TV..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 21
TV00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 88
Twfalw..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
Subject: .....  [BHA, IMJ, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 735
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 667
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2110297
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 21
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 772
..................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 88
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1990) plate 9
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 358
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 86
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 347 (1997) 38
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 367
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A2%D1%83%D0%B2%D0%B0%D0%BB%D1%83
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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