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ID: 7007520
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7007520

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Michigan (state)  Michigan (state)

Coordinates:
Lat: 44 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 44.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 085 00 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -85.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Inhabited by Ojibwa, Ottawa, Potawatomi and others when French arrived in 18th cen.; taken by England in 1760s, by USA in Revolution and again in War of 1812; most Amerindians were forced west in 19th cen.; pro-Union in Civil War, noted for African regiment.

Names:
Michigan (preferred,C,V,English-P)  ............ derived from Amerindian word for "big lake," area was named after tribe known by this name
Michigan (French)
Michigan (Spanish)
MI (C,V,USPS)
מישיגן (C,U,Hebrew )
מישיגן (Yiddish)
Mėčėgans (C,U,Samogitian)
Me̍t-hiet-kîn (C,U,Chinese, Hakka)
Míchigan (C,U,Galician)
Míchigan (Spanish)
Michigàn (C,U,Haitian (Haitian Creole))
Mich·igan (C,U,Arpitan)
Michigania (C,U,Latin)
Michigan Shitati (C,U,Uyghur)
Michigan suyu (C,U,Ayamará)
Michigan suyu (Quechuan)
Michigão (C,U,Portuguese)
Mičigana (C,U,Latvian)
Mičiganas (C,U,Lithuanian)
Miĉigano (C,U,Esperanto)
Micigen (C,U)
Miçiqan (C,U,Azerbaijani)
Mikikana (C,U,Hawaiian)
Míshigin Hahoodzo (C,U,Navajo)
Misigan (C,U,Tagalog)
State of Michigan (C,U)
Wolverine State (C,U,English)
ሚሺጋን (C,U,Amharic)
ミシガン州 (C,U,Japanese)
รัฐมิชิแกน (C,U,Thai)
ميشيجان (C,U,Arabic, Egyptian)
Μίσιγκαν (C,U,Greek)
Мичиган (C,U,Chuvash)
Мичиган (Russia Buriat)
Мичиган (Mongolian)
Мичиган (Tatar)
Мичиган (Kazakh)
Мичиган (Western Mari)
Мичиган (Chechen)
Мичиган (Ossetian/Ossetic)
Мичиган (Yakut)
Мичиган (Russian)
Мичиган (Bulgarian)
മിഷിഗൺ (C,U,Malayalam)
میشیگان (C,U,Mazanderani)
میشیگان (Persian-Farsi)
میشیگان (Central Kurdish)
میشیگان (Northern Luri)
密芝根州 (C,U,Chinese, Yue)
मिशिगन (C,U,Marathi)
मिशिगन (Sanskrit)
मिशिगन (Hindi)
मिशिगन (Newari)
Мичиигн (C,U,Kalmyk)
میشیگان ایالتی (C,U,Azerbaijani, South)
মিশিগান (C,U,Bishnupriya Manipuri)
মিশিগান (Bengali)
ܡܫܝܓܢ (C,U,Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE))
မီချီဂန်ပြည်နယ် (C,U,Burmese)
Мічиган (C,U,Ukrainian)
Мичиген (C,U,Serbian)
Мичиген (Macedonian)
மிச்சிகன் (C,U,Tamil)
مشی گن (C,U,Urdu)
مشیگن (C,U,Panjabi, Western)
मिचिगन (C,U,Nepali)
მიჩიგანის შტატი (C,U,Georgian)
미시간 주 (C,U,Korean)
मिसिगन (C,U,Pali)
ميشيغان (C,U,Arabic)
Штат Мічыган (C,U,Belarusian)
మిషిగన్ (C,U,Telugu)
密歇根州 (C,U,Chinese)
མི་ཅི་གྷན། (C,U,Tibetan)
Միչիգան (C,U,Armenian)
ਮਿਸ਼ੀਗਨ (C,U,Panjabi, Eastern)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of United States (nation)  ........  United States (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Michigan (state)  ............  Michigan (state) (P)

Place Types:
state (preferred, B)  ............  since January 26, 1837
first level subdivision (C)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Lansing .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, North and Central America, United States, Michigan, Ingham county) [2052433]

Sources and Contributors:
מישיגן..........  [IMJ, VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
.................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
ሚሺጋን..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
ミシガン州..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
รัฐมิชิแกน..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
ميشيجان..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Μίσιγκαν..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Мичиган..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
മിഷിഗൺ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
میشیگان..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
密芝根州..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
मिशिगन..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Мичиигн..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
میشیگان ایالتی..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
মিশিগান..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
ܡܫܝܓܢ..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
မီချီဂန်ပြည်နယ်..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Мічиган..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Мичиген..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
மிச்சிகன்..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
مشی گن..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
مشیگن..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
मिचिगन..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
მიჩიგანის შტატი..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
미시간 주..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
मिसिगन..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
ميشيغان..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Штат Мічыган..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
మిషిగన్..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
密歇根州..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
མི་ཅི་གྷན།..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Միչիգան..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
ਮਿਸ਼ੀਗਨ..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Mėčėgans..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Me̍t-hiet-kîn..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
MI..........  [VP]
...........  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1257
Michigan..........  [BHA, FDA, IMJ Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) 2:597
.................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) 26:375 ff.
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
.................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) Plate 102
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS88000322
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Míchigan..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Michigàn..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Mich·igan..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Michigania..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Michigan Shitati..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Michigan suyu..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Michigão..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Mičigana..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Mičiganas..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Miĉigano..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Micigen..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Miçiqan..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Mikikana..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Míshigin Hahoodzo..........  [VP]
................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Misigan..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
State of Michigan..........  [VP]
................................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Wolverine State..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
Subject: .....  [BHA, FDA, IMJ, VP]
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 597; 2:597
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XXIX, 375 ff.; 26:375 ff.
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 5001836
..................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) Plate 102
..................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS88000322
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1257
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michigan
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985)

 

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