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  • Variants

    • Democratic Republic of East Timor
    • Timor Lorosa'e
    • Repoṕlika Democrátika Timor Lorosa'e
    • Repúplica Democrática de Timor-Leste
    • Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste
    • República Democrática de Timor-Leste
    • Repúblika Demokrátika Timor Lorosa'e
    • Timor Wschodni
    • RDTL
    • 東ティモール
    • Higashi Timōru
    • Itä-Timor
    • Östtimor
    • Östra Timor
    • Тимор-Лесте
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

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        Independent political entity
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        (aat) Countries (sovereign states)
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        (aat) Nations
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        (aat) Island nations
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        (thesoz) Nation
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        (thesoz) National state
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        (eurovocen) State
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        (stw) State
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  • Earlier Established Forms

  • Sources

    • found: Info. from executive secretary, Foreign Names Committee, United States Board on Geographic Names, June 6, 2002(Approved May 20, 2002: former name: East Timor [provisional]--PCL, 08°50ʹS 125°45ʹE (TTOO); new name: East Timor [short form], Democratic Republic of [conventional; Repoṕlika Democrátika Timor Lorosa'e [short form=Timor Lorosa'e]; Repúplica Democrática de Timor-Leste [portuguese] [short form=Timor-Leste]--PCLI, 08°50ʹS 125°45ʹE (TTOO))
    • found: GEOnet, 10 July 2006(Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste [conventional], East Timor [short form]; República Democrática de Timor-Leste [Portuguese], Timor-Leste [short form]; Repúblika Demokrátika Timor Lorosa'e [Tetum], Timor Lorosa'e [short form]; PCLI; mod. date 2005-02-03)
    • found: GEOnet, Aug. 17, 2009(Timor-Leste [short form], República Democrática de--independent political entity, 08°50ʹS 125°45ʹE, variants: Timor-Leste, Democratic Republic of [conventional]; Timor Lorosa'e, Repúblika Demokrátika [Tetum language form]; East Timor; Loro Sae; Portuguese Timor; Timor, Colónia de; Timor, Province of; Timor, Província de; Timor Timur; Timor Timur, Propinsi)
    • found: A luta continua! 2010:t.p. (Timor Leste) p. v (RDTL)
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, September 29, 2015(Timor-Leste; conventional long form: Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste; conventional short form: Timor-Leste; local long form: Republika Demokratika Timor Lorosa'e [Tetum]; Republica Democratica de Timor-Leste [Portuguese]; local short form: Timor Lorosa'e [Tetum]; Timor-Leste [Portuguese]; former: East Timor, Portuguese Timor; government type: republic; on 20 May 2002, Timor-Leste was internationally recognized as an independent state; languages: Tetum (official), Portuguese (official), Indonesian, English)
    • found: Web NDL authorities, June 14, 2018(東ティモール = Higashi Timōru; variant: Timor-Leste) -
    • found: YSO places, via WWW, June 14, 2018(East Timor; Itä-Timor (Finnish); Östtimor (Swedish); Östra Timor (Swedish variant)) -
    • found: UNESCO thesaurus, via WWW, June 14, 2018(Timor-Leste; French: Timor-Leste; Russian: Тимор-Лесте = Timor-Leste; Восточный Тимор; Spanish: Timor-Leste)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
  • Change Notes

    • 2002-06-07: new
    • 2018-07-07: revised
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