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Japan


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  • Variants

    • Nihon
    • Nippon
    • Iapōnia
    • Zhāpān
    • I͡Aponii͡a
    • Yapan
    • Japon
    • Japão
    • Japam
    • Mư̄ang Yīpun
    • Prathēt Yīpun
    • Yīpun
    • Jih-pen
    • Riben
    • Government of Japan
    • 日本
    • 日本国
    • Nipponkoku
    • Nippon-koku
    • Nihonkoku
    • Nihon-koku
    • State of Japan
    • Япония
    • Japani
    • اليابان
    • al-Yābān
    • يابان
    • Yābān
    • Japonsko
    • Giappone
    • Japonia
    • Japonya
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

        Country
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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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        (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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        (aat) Island nations
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        (aat) Constitutional monarchies
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  • Use For

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

    • WikidataJapan Offsite linkLabel from public data source Wikidata
    • OCLC - FAST (Faceted Application of Subject Terminology)Japan Offsite link
  • Sources

    • found: Its U.S. Board on Geographical Names. Guide to geographical names in the Japanese empire ... 1944.
    • found: Tārīkh-i muḥārabah-ʼi Rūs ... 1336- 1957 or 1958- :v. 4, t.p. (Zhāpān)
    • found: Sakharov, I. V. I͡Aponii͡a--rekom. bib. ukaz., 1980:t.p. (I͡Aponii͡a)
    • found: Tsanin, M. Ṿuhin gey.t Yapan? 1942:t.p. (Yapan)
    • found: Bluefin Workshop (1983 : Yatabe-machi, Japan and Shimizu-shi, Japan). Report of the Bluefin Workshop, Japan, Sept. 1983, 1984:t.p. (Japan; Japon; Japón)
    • found: Fróis, L. Historia de Japam, 1976-1983:v. 1, p. 1 (1st group) (Japão)
    • found: Sunida Bunnag. Lao rư̄ang Mư̄ang Yīpun, 1987:p. 1 (Prathēt Yīpun)
    • found: ʻUthai Sinthusān. Sārānukrom Thai, 1973-1979:v. 6, p. 1148 (Yīpun)
    • found: Hsien shih shih tai ti Jih-pen, 1991:t.p. verso (Riben [in rom.])
    • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009(pcl; 35°41ʹ07ʺN 139°45ʹ11ʺE)
    • found: Seeds of hope, 2011:credits (Government of Japan)
    • found: Wikipedia, July 19, 2018(Japan (Japanese: 日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国: Nippon-koku or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan"); sovereign island country in East Asia; Government: Unitary dominant-party parliamentary constitutional monarchy)
    • found: YSO places, via WWW, July 19, 2018(Japan; Japani (Finnish); Japan (Swedish)) - http://finto.fi/yso-paikat/en/page/p105023
    • found: UNESCO thesaurus, via WWW, July 19, 2018(Japan; Japon (French); Япония = ЋIЌAponiЋiЌa (Russian); JapЃon (Spanish)) - http://vocabularies.unesco.org/thesaurus/concept835
    • found: GACS, via WWW, July 19, 2018(Japan; اليابان = al-Yڶabڶan (Arabic); 日本 = Riben (Chinese); Japonsko (Czech); Japan (Dutch); Japon (French); Japan (German); Japڳan (Hungarian); Giappone (Italian); 日本国 = Nihonkoku (Japanese); Japonia (Polish); Japڵao (Portuguese); япония = ЋIЌAponiЋiЌa (Russian); Japonsko (Slovak); JapЃon (Spanish); Japonya (Turkish)) - http://id.agrisemantics.org/gacs/C142
  • Editorial Notes

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

    • 1978-11-29: new
    • 2018-07-21: revised
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