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ID: 7001660
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7001660

 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 29 30 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -29.5000  decimal degrees
Long: 028 15 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 28.2500  decimal degrees

Note: Enclave located within borders of South Africa; originally inhabited by bushmen; Bantu people arrived 16th century; area disputed in 19th century by Boers and British; under British control until independence; part of Cape Colony 1871-1884; official languages are English and Sotho, though Zulu and Xhosa are also spoken.

Names:
Lesotho (preferred,C,V,English-P,U,N)
Lesotho (Polish)
Lesotho (Vietnamese)
Lesotho (Shona)
Lesotho (Malagasy)
Lesotho (Malay (macrolanguage))
Lesotho (Galician)
Lesotho (Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association))
Lesotho (Magyar (Hungarian))
Lesotho (Swahili (generic))
Lesotho (Cornish)
Lesotho (German)
Lesotho (North Ndebele)
Lesotho (Catalan)
Lesotho (Sotho, Southern-P,U,N)
Lesotho (Danish)
Lesotho (Norwegian (Bokmål))
Lesotho (Czech)
Lesotho (Low German)
Lesotho (Estonian)
Lesotho (Basque)
Lesotho (Norwegian (Nynorsk))
Lesotho (Romansh)
Lesotho (Dutch)
Lesotho (Turkish)
Lesotho (Slovak)
Lesotho (Romanian)
Lesotho (Anglo-Saxon)
Lesotho (Greenlandic)
Lesotho (Norwegian)
Lesotho (Finnish)
Lesotho (Afrikaans)
Lesotho (Pampanga)
Lesotho (Swedish)
Lesotho (Italian)
Lesotho (Welsh)
Lesotho (Indonesian)
Lesotho (Spanish-P,U,N)
Lesotho (French-P,U,N)
Lesotho (Occitan)
Lesotho (Breton)
Lesotho (Northern Sami)
Kingdom of Lesotho (C,V,O,English,U,N)
Royaume du Lesotho (C,O,French,U,N)
Reino de Lesotho (C,O,Spanish,U,N)
Lesoto (C,O,Luba-Katanga)
Lesoto (Spanish)
Lesoto (Ido)
Lesoto (Lingala)
Lesoto (Croatian)
Lesoto (Polish)
Lesoto (Hausa)
Lesoto (Occitan)
Lesoto (Esperanto)
Lesoto (Bosnian)
Lesoto ()
Lesoto (Maltese)
Lesoto (Galician)
Lesoto (Swahili (generic))
Lesoto (Portuguese)
Lesoto (Azerbaijani)
Lesoto (Tagalog)
Lesoto (Kurdish)
Lesoto (Tonga (Tonga Islands))
Lesoto (Albanian)
Lesoto (Bambara)
Lesoto (Aragonese)
Lesoto (Faroese)
Lesoto (Fulah)
Lesoto (Turkish)
Lesoto (Slovene)
Lesoto (Kikuyu)
Lesoto (Ilocano)
Lesoto (Rundi)
Lesoto (Latvian)
Лесото (C,O,Russian-P,U)
Лесото (Bulgarian)
Лесото (Macedonian)
Лесото (Ukrainian)
Лесото (Tajik)
Лесото (Serbian)
Королевство Лесото (C,O,Russian,U)
莱索托 (C,O,Chinese-P,U)
莱索托王国 (C,O,Chinese,U)
سًُوثو (C,O,Arabic-P,U)
مم ىَة سًُوثو (C,O,Arabic,U)
LSO (C,O,ISO3L)
LS (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO426 (C,O,ISO3N)
LT00 (C,O,FIPS)
Basotho (C,O,English,U,A)
i-Lesotho (C,U,Zulu)
Leasoto (C,U,Scots Gaelic)
Leosóta (C,U,Irish Gaelic)
Lesoso (C,U,Ganda (Ugandan language))
Lesotas (C,U,Lithuanian)
Lesothô (C,U,Arpitan)
Lesôtho (C,U,Sangho)
Lesothu (C,U,Sicilian)
Lesothu (Asturian)
Lesothum (C,U,Latin)
Lesótó (C,U,Icelandic)
Lesòto (C,U,Piemontese)
Lê-xô-thô (C,U,Vietnamese)
Lê-xô-thô (Lesotho) (C,U,Vietnamese)
Losooto (C,U,Somali)
Lɛsoto nutome (C,U,Ewe)
Lɛsutu (C,U,Akan)
Orílẹ́ède Lesoto (C,U,Yoruba)
Sutuvän (C,U,Volapük)
لېسوتو (C,U,Uyghur)
លើសូតូ (C,U,Khmer)
லெசோதோ (C,U,Tamil)
Лешото (C,U,Macedonian)
लेसोथो (C,U,Hindi)
लेसोथो (Marathi)
लेसोथो (Nepali)
ሌሶቶ (C,U,Amharic)
ሌሶቶ (Tigrinya)
לסותו (C,U,Hebrew )
ເລໂຊໂທ (C,U,Lao)
レソト (C,U,Japanese)
ლესოთო (C,U,Georgian)
Λεσόθο (C,U,Greek)
ليسوتو (C,U,Arabic)
레소토 (C,U,Korean)
לסוטו (C,U,Hebrew )
ประเทศเลโซโท (C,U,Thai)
เลโซโท (C,U,Thai)
ლესოტო (C,U,Georgian)
Լեսոտո (C,U,Armenian)
Λεσότο (C,U,Greek)
لسوتو (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
Лесота (C,U,Belorussian)
లెసోతో (C,U,Telugu)
ଲେସୋଥୋ (C,U,Oriya)
レソト王国 (C,U,Japanese)
لەسۆتۆ (C,U,Kurdish)
ಲೆಥೋಸೊ (C,U,Kannada)
ലെസോത്തോ (C,U,Malayalam)
ལེ་སོ་ཐོ། (C,U,Tibetan)
لیسوتھو (C,U,Urdu)
লেসোথো (C,U,Bengali)
લેસોથો (C,U,Gujarati)
Basutoland (H,V)  ............ 1871-1966

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

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Commonwealth of Nations (association)  ....  Commonwealth of Nations (association) (P)
Hierarchy of Lesotho (nation)  ........  Lesotho (nation) (P)

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  gained independence 1966
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
kingdom (C)
former territory/colony/dependent state (C)
controlled region (H)  ............  British, 1843-1966
colony (H)  ............  British, 1884-1966
independent political entity (C)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Maseru .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Africa, Lesotho, Maseru district) [1090569]
member of ....  Commonwealth of Nations .......... (association)
................  (World) [7005615]
................  joined association in 1966
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 1966

Sources and Contributors:
Лесото..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
Королевство Лесото..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
莱索托..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
莱索托王国..........  [VP]
..............  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
مم ىَة سًُوثو..........  [VP]
..........................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
سًُوثو..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
لېسوتو..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
លើសូតូ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
லெசோதோ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Лешото..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
लेसोथो..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
ሌሶቶ..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
לסותו..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
ເລໂຊໂທ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
レソト..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
ლესოთო..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Λεσόθο..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
ليسوتو..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
레소토..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
לסוטו..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
ประเทศเลโซโท..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
เลโซโท..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
ლესოტო..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Լեսոտո..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Λεσότο..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
لسوتو..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Лесота..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
లెసోతో..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
ଲେସୋଥୋ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
レソト王国..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
لەسۆتۆ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
ಲೆಥೋಸೊ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
ലെസോത്തോ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
ལེ་སོ་ཐོ།..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
لیسوتھو..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
লেসোথো..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
લેસોથો..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Basoetoland..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Basotho..........  [VP]
.................  CIA, World Fact Book (1999) accessed 03/30/00
Basutoland..........  [VP]
.......................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 348
Colony of Basutoland..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
i-Lesotho..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
ISO426..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 16
Kingdom of Lesotho..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
...................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 768
...................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Leasoto..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Leosóta..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Lesoso..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Lesotas..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Lesotho..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 651
.................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 358-359
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
.................  Lesotho, New York Times (1998)
.................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-54
.................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 62
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 664
Lesothô..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Lesôtho..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Lesothu..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Lesothum..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Lesoto..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 319
Lesótó..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Lesòto..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Lesuto..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Lê-xô-thô..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Lê-xô-thô (Lesotho)..........  [VP]
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Losooto..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
LS..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 16
LSO..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 768
Lɛsoto nutome..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Lɛsutu..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
LT00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 49
Orílẹ́ède Lesoto..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Reino de Lesotho..........  [VP]
.............................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 18 June 2009
.............................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 25 July 2013
Royaume du Lesotho..........  [VP]
...................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 780
Sutuvän..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 651
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 358-359
..................  CIA, World Fact Book (1999) accessed 03/30/00
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 932692
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 16
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 768; 780
..................  Lesotho, New York Times (1998)
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 49
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) 319
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 348
..................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-54
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 62
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 664
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%9B%D0%B5%D1%81%D0%BE%D1%82%D0%BE
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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