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ID: 7007515
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7007515

 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 45 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 45.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 069 00 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -69.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Red Paint people settled here as early as 9th mill. BCE; later Algonquians arrived; Norsemen possibly visited in 11th cen.; colonies established by French in 1604 and English in 1607; fought in Revolution & with Union; Canadian border disputed in 19th cen.

Names:
Maine (preferred,C,V,English-P)  ............ used since 17th cen., from old spelling of "main," referring to mainland as opposed to the islands
Maine (French)
Maine (Italian)
ME (C,V,USPS)
מיין (C,U,Hebrew )
Cenomannica (C,U,Latin)
Maine suyu (C,U,Quechuan)
Maine suyu (Ayamará)
Majno (C,U,Esperanto)
Mayn (C,U,Cornish)
Méané Shitati (C,U,Uyghur)
Méíin Hahoodzo (C,U,Navajo)
Meina (C,U,Latvian)
Meinas (C,U,Lithuanian)
Meins (C,U,Samogitian)
Men (C,U,Azerbaijani)
Mèn (C,U,Haitian (Haitian Creole))
Mën (C,U,Igbo)
Mêne (C,U,Arpitan)
Meyn (C,U,Uzbek)
Mien-yîn (C,U,Chinese, Hakka)
Pine Tree State (C,U,English)
State of Maine (C,U,English)
Мен (C,U,Ukrainian)
مين (C,U,Arabic)
Մեն (C,U,Armenian)
মেইন (C,U,Bishnupriya Manipuri)
মেইন (Bengali)
मेन (C,U,Sanskrit)
मेन (Hindi)
मेन (Nepali)
मेन (Marathi)
緬因州 (C,U,Chinese, Yue)
ولاية مين (C,U,Arabic, Egyptian)
Мејн (C,U,Serbian)
Мејн (Macedonian)
Мэн (C,U,Kazakh)
Мэн (Western Mari)
Мэн (Chuvash)
Мэн (Russian)
Мэн (Yakut)
Мэн (Tatar)
Мэн (Chechen)
Мэн (Russia Buriat)
Мэн (Mongolian)
메인 주 (C,U,Korean)
मेइन (C,U,Newari)
मेइन (Pali)
メイン州 (C,U,Japanese)
መይን (C,U,Amharic)
مین (C,U,Mazanderani)
مین (Persian-Farsi)
மேய்ன் (C,U,Tamil)
Μέιν (C,U,Greek)
مەین (C,U,Central Kurdish)
Штат Мэн (C,U,Belorussian)
Мейн (C,U,Bulgarian)
Мейн (Ossetian/Ossetic)
缅因 (C,U,Chinese, Wu)
缅因州 (C,U,Chinese)
მენის შტატი (C,U,Georgian)
မိန်းပြည်နယ် (C,U,Burmese)
مِین ایالتی (C,U,Azerbaijani, South)
مےن (C,U,Kashmiri)
മെയ്ൻ (C,U,Malayalam)
Мейин (C,U,Kalmyk)
مینے (C,U,Panjabi, Western)
ܡܝܢ (C,U,Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE))
میئن (C,U,Urdu)
מעין (C,U,Yiddish)
รัฐเมน (C,U,Thai)
ਮੇਨ (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 Maine (state)  ............  Maine (state) (P)

Place Types:
state (preferred, B)  ............  since March 15, 1820
first level subdivision (C)

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Augusta .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, North and Central America, United States, Maine, Kennebec county) [7013345]

Sources and Contributors:
מיין..........  [IMJ, VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
...........  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
Мен..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
مين..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Մեն..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
মেইন..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
मेन..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
緬因州..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
ولاية مين..........  [VP]
....................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Мејн..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Мэн..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
메인 주..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
मेइन..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
メイン州..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
መይን..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
مین..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
மேய்ன்..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Μέιν..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
مەین..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Штат Мэн..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Мейн..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
缅因..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
缅因州..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
მენის შტატი..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
မိန်းပြည်နယ်..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
مِین ایالتی..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
مےن..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
മെയ്ൻ..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Мейин..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
مینے..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
ܡܝܢ..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
میئن..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
מעין..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
รัฐเมน..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
ਮੇਨ..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Cenomannica..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Maine..........  [BHA, FDA, IMJ Preferred, VP Preferred]
..............  Canby, Historic Places (1984) 2:552
..............  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..............  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) 29:274 ff.
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
..............  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..............  Times Atlas of the World (1994) Plate 102
..............  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS88000319
..............  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Maine suyu..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Majno..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Mayn..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
ME..........  [VP]
...........  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1256
Méané Shitati..........  [VP]
..........................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Méíin Hahoodzo..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Meina..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Meinas..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Meins..........  [VP]
..............  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Men..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Mèn..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Mën..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Mêne..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Meyn..........  [VP]
...........  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Mien-yîn..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Pine Tree State..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
State of Maine..........  [VP]
.............................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
Subject: .....  [BHA, FDA, IMJ, VP]
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 552; 2:552
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XXIX, 274 ff.; 29:274 ff.
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 4971068
..................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) Plate 102
..................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS88000319
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1256
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maine
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988)

 

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