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us: Venezuela


  • [Independence proclaimed 1811;] [United with Nueva Granada and Ecuador to form the republic of Colombia;] [1829 a decree (Dec 8) by Gen. Paiz dissolving the union and declaring Venezuela a sovereign and independent state;] [Under Spanish occupation, established as a Capitanía General in 1731.]

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    • us: Venesuėla
    • us: Republic of Venezuela
    • us: República de Venezuela
    • us: Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
    • us: República Bolivariana de Venezuela
    • us: Gobierno Bolivariano
    • us: Estados Unidos de Venezuela
    • us: Венесуэла
    • us: Баліварыянская Рэспубліка Венесуэла
    • us: Balivaryi͡anskai͡a Rėspublika Venesuėla
    • us: Венецуела
    • us: Venet͡suela
    • us: Боливарска република Венецуела
    • us: Bolivarska republika Venet͡suela
    • us: Βενεζουτ̔̈«”αγ·λα
    • us: Venezouela
    • us: Μπολιβαριαντ̔̈«”αδ· Δημοκραττ̔̈«”αε·α της Βενεζουτ̔̈«”αγ·λας
    • us: Bolivarianē Dēmokratia tēs Venezouelas
    • us: 베네수엘라
    • us: Penesuella
    • us: 베네수엘라 볼리바르 공화국
    • us: Penesuella Bollibarŭ Konghwaguk
    • us: Венесуэл
    • us: Venesuėl
    • us: Bu̇gd Naĭramdakh Bolivaryn Venesuėl Uls
    • us: ベネズエラ
    • us: Benezuera
    • us: ベネズエラ・ボリバル共和国
    • us: Benezuera Boribaru Kyōwakoku
    • us: Боливарианская Республика Венесуэла
    • us: Bolivarianskai͡a Respublika Venesuėla
    • us: Venecuela
    • us: Bolivarska Republika Venecuela
    • us: Venezuelan bolivariaaninen tasavalta
    • us: Bolivarianska republiken Venezuela
    • us: Bolivarcı Venezuela Cumhuriyeti
    • us: Wenesuela
    • us: Wenesuela Boliwar Respublikasy
    • us: Венесуела
    • us: Боліварианська Республіка Венесуела
    • us: Bolivaryansʹka Respublika Venesuela
    • us: 委內瑞拉
    • us: Weineiruila
    • us: 委內瑞拉玻利瓦爾共和國
    • us: Weineiruila Boliwa'er Gongheguo
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    • found: Memo from BGN Foreign Names Committee, 21 Dec. 1999 (present entry: Venezuela, Republic of [conventional], República de Venezuela [Spanish], PCL1, 8°N 66°W; recommended entry: Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of [conventional], República Bolivariana de Venezuela [Spanish]; the recommended file change is based on the following source: Constitución Bolivariana de la V República, Título I, Capitulo II, 17 de Noviembre de 1999)
    • found: Foreign names information bulletin, Jan. 30, 2000 (former name: Venezuela [short form], Republic of [conventional]; República de Venezuela [Venezuela short form] [Spanish]--PCLI, 8°00ʹN 66°00ʹW (VE00); new name: Venezuela [short form], Bolivarian Republic of [conventional]; República Bolivariana de Venezuela [Venezuela short form][Spanish]--PCLI, 8°00ʹN 66°00ʹW (NI51))
    • found: Rodríguez Miérez, E. Psicoterrorismo mediático, 2005: p. 4 of cover (Gobierno Bolivariano; Venezuela)
    • found: Informe mensual sanitario y demográfico, 31 de dic. de 1911: t.p. (Estados Unidos de Venezuela)
    • found: Wikipedia, Feb. 24, 2011 (Venezuela, officially called the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (Spanish: República Bolivariana de Venezuela)) Belarusian page (Венесуэла = VenesuЇela; Баліварыянская Рэспубліка Венесуэла = BalivaryЋiЌanskaЋiЌa RЇespublika VenesuЇela) Bulgarian page (Венецуела = VeneЋtЌsuela; Боливарска република Венецуела = Bolivarska republika VeneЋtЌsuela) Greek page (Βενεζουτ̔̈«”αγ·λα = Venezouela; Μπολιβαριαντ̔̈«”αδ· Δημοκραττ̔̈«”αε·α της Βενεζουτ̔̈«”αγ·λας) Korean page (베네수엘라 = Penesuella; 베네수엘라 볼리바르 공화국 = Penesuella BollibarІu Konghwaguk) Mongolian page (Венесуэл = VenesuЇel; BЇugd NaІiramdakh Bolivaryn VenesuЇel Uls) Japanese page (ベネズエラ = Benezuera; ベネズエラ・ボリバル共和国 = Benezuera Boribaru KyЅowakoku) Russian page (Венесуэла = VenesuЇela; Боливарианская Республика Венесуэла = BolivarianskaЋiЌa Respublika VenesuЇela) Serbian page (Венецуела = Venecuela; Боливарска Република Венецуела = Bolivarska Republika Venecuela) Finnish page (Venezuelan bolivariaaninen tasavalta) Swedish page (Bolivarianska republiken Venezuela) Turkish page (Bolivarc Venezuela Cumhuriyeti) Turkmen page (Wenesuela [in rom.]; Wenesuela Boliwar Respublikasy [in rom.]) Ukrainian page (Венесуела = Venesuela; Боліварианська Республіка Венесуела = Bolivaryanska Respublika Venesuela) Chinese page (委內瑞拉 = Weineiruila; 委內瑞拉玻利瓦爾共和國 = Weineiruila Boliwa'er Gongheguo)
  • General Notes

    • [Independence proclaimed 1811;] [United with Nueva Granada and Ecuador to form the republic of Colombia;] [1829 a decree (Dec 8) by Gen. Paiz dissolving the union and declaring Venezuela a sovereign and independent state;] [Under Spanish occupation, established as a Capitanía General in 1731.]
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  • Change Notes

    • 1979-01-17: new
    • 2012-06-23: revised
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