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ID: 7000228
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Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Hormozgān (province)  Hormozgān (province)

Coordinates:
Lat: 27 45 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 27.7500  decimal degrees
Long: 056 30 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 56.5000  decimal degrees

Note: Hormozgān is connected to the southwestern region of Sistan-e Baluchestan and is in the south of Kermān and Fārs. The province was named after Hormuz, an 8th century CE ruler. The capital, Bandar ʻAbbās, was founded by Abbās I, the first king of the Safavid dynasty (1501-1732). In 1793, Hormozgān was ruled by Sulṭān of Muscat of Oman; his rule over the area continued until 1868. Later, the region was under the control of the South Persia Rifles, which was organized by Major Percy Sykes as a move against the Russians during Russian-British rivalry in World War I.

Names:
Hormozgān (preferred,C,V,Persian-Farsi (transliterated))
Hormozgān, Ostān-e (C,V)
Ostān-e Hormozgān (C,V)
اُستانِ هُرمُزگان (C,V,Persian-Farsi-P)
Ostān-e Hormozgān (C,U,O,Persian-Farsi (transliterated)-P)
0stāndārī-e Banāder va Jazāyer-e Khalīj-e Fārs (C,U)
Coastal (C,U)
Coastal Province of Persian Gulf and Sea of Oman Ports and Islands (C,U)
Hormozgan Province (C,U)
IR11 (C,U,FIPS)
Ostāndārī-e Banāder va Jazāyer-e Baḩr-e ‘Omān (C,U)
Ostān-e Sāḩelī (C,U)
Ostān-e Sāḩelī-ye Banāder va Jazāyer-e Daryā-ye ‘Omān va Khalīj-e Fārs (C,U)
Ostân-e Sâheli-ye Banâder va Xalij-e Fârs va Daryâ-ye (C,U)
Southern Coastal Province (C,U)
Southern Coasts (C,U)
اُستانداريِ بَنادِر وَ جَزايِرِ بَحرِ عُمان (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
اُستانِ ساحِلئ بَنادِر وَ جَزايِرِ دَريای عُمان وَ خَليجِ فارس (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
اُستانِ ساحِلی (C,U,Persian-Farsi)
Banāder va Jazāyer-e Khalīj-e Fārs va Daryā-ye ʻOmān (H,V)  ............ part of former province until mid-1970s
Banāder va Jazāyer-e ʻOmmān (H,V)
Sahelī-ye Jazāyer va Banāder-e Khalīj-e Fārs va Darya-ye ʻOmān (H,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Īrān (nation)  ........  Īrān (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Hormozgān (province)  ............  Hormozgān (province) (P)

Place Types:
province (preferred, C)
first level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
اُستانِ هُرمُزگان..........  [VP]
................................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 15 October 2014
................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
اُستانداريِ بَنادِر وَ جَزايِرِ بَحرِ عُمان..........  [VP]
.......................................................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
اُستانِ ساحِلئ بَنادِر وَ جَزايِرِ دَريای عُمان وَ خَليجِ فارس..........  [VP]
.....................................................................................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
اُستانِ ساحِلی..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
0stāndārī-e Banāder va Jazāyer-e Khalīj-e Fārs..........  [VP]
.............................................................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
Banāder va Jazāyer-e Khalīj-e Fārs va Daryā-ye ʻOmān..........  [VP]
...................................................................................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 62
Banāder va Jazāyer-e ʻOmmān..........  [VP]
...............................................  Rand McNally Atlas (1989) I-14
Coastal..........  [VP]
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
Coastal Province of Persian Gulf and Sea of Oman Ports and Islands..........  [VP]
...........................................................................................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
Hormozgān..........  [VP Preferred]
....................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 62
....................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 15 October 2014
....................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
....................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Hormozgan Province..........  [VP]
...................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
Hormozgān, Ostān-e..........  [VP]
...................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
IR11..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Ostāndārī-e Banāder va Jazāyer-e Baḩr-e ‘Omān..........  [VP]
..........................................................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
Ostān-e Hormozgān..........  [VP]
................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
Ostān-e Sāḩelī..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
Ostān-e Sāḩelī-ye Banāder va Jazāyer-e Daryā-ye ‘Omān va Khalīj-e Fārs..........  [VP]
.................................................................................................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
Ostân-e Sâheli-ye Banâder va Xalij-e Fârs va Daryâ-ye..........  [VP]
......................................................................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
Ostān-e Hormozgān..........  [VP]
................................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 15 October 2014
Sahelī-ye Jazāyer va Banāder-e Khalīj-e Fārs va Darya-ye ʻOmān..........  [VP]
.....................................................................................................  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 32
Southern Coastal Province..........  [VP]
............................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
Southern Coasts..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VI, 62
..................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 15 October 2014
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -3066740
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1989) I-14
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 32
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 546
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014) accessed 9 July 2003

 

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