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ID: 1000181
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1000181

 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 16 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 16.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 008 00 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 8.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Region had Paleolithic settlements; Taureg people arrived by 11th century; powerful sultanates and kingdoms flourished 15th-19th centuries; explored by Europeans 18th century; part of French West Africa 1904; boundaries demarcated by Anglo-French accords 1899 and 1904; official language is French, though Hausa and Djerma are widely spoken.

Names:
Niger (preferred,C,V,English-P,U,N)
Niger (Greenlandic)
Niger (Latin)
Niger (Malay (macrolanguage))
Niger (Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association))
Niger (Norwegian (Bokmål))
Niger (Shona)
Niger (Malagasy)
Niger (Swedish)
Niger (Dutch)
Niger (Indonesian)
Niger (Basque)
Niger (North Ndebele)
Niger (Vietnamese)
Niger (Faroese)
Niger (Swahili (generic))
Niger (Polish)
Niger (Afrikaans)
Niger (Scots Gaelic)
Niger (Romansh)
Niger (Italian)
Niger (Tagalog)
Niger (Magyar (Hungarian))
Niger (Norwegian)
Niger (Welsh)
Niger (Slovak)
Niger (Breton)
Niger (Croatian)
Niger (French-P,U,N)
Niger (Danish)
Niger (Slovene)
Niger (Bosnian)
Niger (Estonian)
Niger (Norwegian (Nynorsk))
Niger (Pampanga)
Niger (Romanian)
Niger (German)
Niger (Finnish)
Niger (Northern Sami)
Niger (Czech)
République du Niger (C,V,O,French,U,N)
Republic of the Niger (C,O,English,U,N)
Republic of Niger (C,O,English,U,N)
República del Níger (C,O)
Níger (C,O,Icelandic)
Níger (Portuguese)
Níger (Spanish)
Níger (Catalan)
Нигер (C,O,Serbian)
Нигер (Russian-P,U)
Нигер (Ossetian/Ossetic)
Нигер (Bulgarian)
Нигер (Urdu)
Нигер (Macedonian)
Республика Нигер (C,O,Russian,U)
尼日尔 (C,O,Chinese-P,U)
尼日尔共和国 (C,O,Chinese,U)
ا يًجَر (C,O,Arabic-P,U)
جُهور ةً ا يًجَر (C,O,Arabic,U)
NER (C,O,ISO3L)
NE (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO562 (C,O,ISO3N)
NG00 (C,O,FIPS)
Nigerien (C,O,English,U,A)
ניז'ר (C,U,Hebrew )
An Nígir (C,U,Irish Gaelic)
i-Niger (C,U,Zulu)
Naisia (C,U,Tonga (Tonga Islands))
Nayjer (C,U,Somali)
Nícher (C,U,Aragonese)
Niġer (C,U,Maltese)
Nig·èr (C,U,Arpitan)
Nigèr (C,U,Occitan)
Nigēra (C,U,Latvian)
Nigeri (C,U,Albanian)
Nigerië (C,U,Afrikaans)
Nigeris (C,U,Lithuanian)
Niger nutome (C,U,Ewe)
Niĝero (C,U,Esperanto)
Ni-giê (C,U,Vietnamese)
Ni-giê (Niger) (C,U,Vietnamese)
Nigyɛ (C,U,Akan)
Nijar (C,U,Hausa)
Nījē (C,U,Kashmiri)
Nije (C,U,Ganda (Ugandan language))
Nijeer (C,U,Fulah)
Nijer (C,U,Turkish)
Nijer (Ido)
Nijer (Azerbaijani)
Nîjer (C,U,Kurdish)
Nijere (C,U,Luba-Katanga)
Nijeri (C,U,Swahili (generic))
Nijeri (Kikuyu)
Nijeri (Rundi)
Níxer (C,U,Asturian)
Níxer (Galician)
Nizëre (C,U,Sangho)
Nizɛrɛ (C,U,Lingala)
Nizɛri (C,U,Bambara)
Orílẹ́ède Nàìjá (C,U,Yoruba)
Pow Nijer (C,U,Cornish)
Republik Niger (C,U,Low German)
ไนเจอร์ (C,U,Thai)
النيجر (C,U,Arabic)
नीजे (C,U,Kashmiri)
नीजे (Sanskrit)
نىگېر (C,U,Uyghur)
ნიგერი (C,U,Georgian)
ኒጀር (C,U,Amharic)
ኒጀር (Tigrinya)
ניז׳ר (C,U,Hebrew )
নাইজার (C,U,Bengali)
Ниҷер (C,U,Tajik)
ประเทศไนเจอร์ (C,U,Thai)
نيجر (C,U,Arabic)
ໄນເຈີ (C,U,Lao)
Ніґер (C,U,Ukrainian)
ニジェール (C,U,Japanese)
نیجر (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
ኒጄር (C,U,Amharic)
Նիգեր (C,U,Armenian)
Νίγηρ (C,U,Greek)
នីហ្សេរ (C,U,Khmer)
니제르 (C,U,Korean)
நைஜர் (C,U,Tamil)
Νίγηρας (C,U,Greek)
Нігер (C,U,Ukrainian)
Нігер (Belorussian)
ניגריה (C,U,Hebrew )
نائجر (C,U,Urdu)
નાઇજર (C,U,Gujarati)
नाइजर (C,U,Hindi)
नाइजर (Nepali)
नाइजर (Marathi)
නයිජර් (C,U,Sinhala)
ནའི་ཇར། (C,U,Tibetan)
نیجەر (C,U,Kurdish)
നൈജര്‍ (C,U,Malayalam)
နိုင်ဂျာ (C,U,Burmese)
ନାଇଜର୍ (C,U,Oriya)
ニジェール共和国 (C,U,Japanese)
ನೈಜರ್ (C,U,Kannada)
నైజర్ (C,U,Telugu)

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

Place Types:
nation (preferred, C)  ............  gained independence in 1960
primary political unit (C)
independent sovereign nation (C)
republic (C)  ............  initially in French Community 1958
former territory/colony/dependent state (C)
controlled region (H)  ............  French, late 19th century-1960
territory (H)  ............  French, 1946-1958
independent political entity (C)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Niamey .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Africa, Niger, Niamey) [1091792]
member of ....  French West Africa .......... (federation)
................  (World, Africa) [6002142]
member of ....  United Nations .......... (organization)
................  (World) [7029605]
................  joined organization in 1960

Sources and Contributors:
Нигер..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
..............  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
Республика Нигер..........  [VP]
.............................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
尼日尔..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
...........  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
尼日尔共和国..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
ا يًجَر..........  [VP]
.................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
جُهور ةً ا يًجَر..........  [VP]
.............................  UNGEGN Working Paper 54 (2011) accessed 29 July 2013
ניז'ר..........  [IMJ, VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
..............  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
ไนเจอร์..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
النيجر..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
नीजे..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
نىگېر..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
ნიგერი..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
ኒጀር..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
ניז׳ר..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
নাইজার..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Ниҷер..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
ประเทศไนเจอร์..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
نيجر..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
ໄນເຈີ..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Ніґер..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
ニジェール..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
نیجر..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
ኒጄር..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Նիգեր..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Νίγηρ..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
នីហ្សេរ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
니제르..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
நைஜர்..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Νίγηρας..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Нігер..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
ניגריה..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
نائجر..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
નાઇજર..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
नाइजर..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
නයිජර්..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
ནའི་ཇར།..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
نیجەر..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
നൈജര്‍..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
နိုင်ဂျာ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
ନାଇଜର୍..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
ニジェール共和国..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
ನೈಜರ್..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
నైజర్..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
An Nígir..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
i-Niger..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
ISO562..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 18
Naisia..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nayjer..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
NE..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 18
NER..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Handbook (1988) 769
NG00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 58
Nícher..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Niger..........  [IMJ Preferred, VP Preferred]
..............  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 672
..............  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 457-458
..............  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VII, 700 ff.
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
..............  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..............  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 90
..............  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-68
..............  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 72
..............  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 847
Níger..........  [VP]
..............  Cassell's Spanish Dictionary (1978) 437
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
..............  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 72
Niġer..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nig·èr..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nigèr..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nigēra..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nigeri..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nigerië..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nigerien..........  [VP]
.................  CIA, World Fact Book (1999) accessed 03/30/99
Nigeris..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Niger nutome..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Niĝero..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Ni-giê..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Ni-giê (Niger)..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nigyɛ..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nijar..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nījē..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nije..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nijeer..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nijer..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nîjer..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nijere..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nijeri..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Níxer..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nizëre..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nizɛrɛ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Nizɛri..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Orílẹ́ède Nàìjá..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
Pow Nijer..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
República del Níger..........  [VP]
...................................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 21 July 2009
Republic of Niger..........  [VP]
................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 769
Republic of the Niger..........  [VP]
......................................  UNGEGN List of Country Names (2007) accessed 21 July 2009
Republik Niger..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
République du Niger..........  [VP]
...................................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 684
...................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
...................................  ISO Handbook (1988) 781
Subject: .....  [IMJ, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1991) 672
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1993) 684
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 457-458
..................  Cassell's Spanish Dictionary (1978) 437
..................  CIA, World Fact Book (1999) accessed 03/30/99
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VII, 700 ff.
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 2440476
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 18
..................  ISO Handbook (1988) 769; 781
..................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) 58
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 90
..................  Times Concise Atlas of the World (1995) I-68
..................  UN Terminology Bulletin 345 (1993) 72
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 847
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%9D%D0%B8%D0%B3%D0%B5%D1%80
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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