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Edmonton (Alta.)


  • [Edmonton was incorporated as a town in 1892, and then as a city in 1904. On February 1, 1912 the city of Strathcona amalgamated with Edmonton.]

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  • Variants

    • City of Edmonton (Alta.)
    • Горад Эдмантан (Alta.)
    • Horad Ėdmantan (Alta.)
    • Эдмантан (Alta.)
    • Ėdmantan (Alta.)
    • Едмънтън (Alta.)
    • Edmŭntŭn (Alta.)
    • Εντμοντον (Alta.)
    • Entmonton (Alta.)
    • Edmontono (Alta.)
    • Эдмонтон (Alta.)
    • אדמונטון (Alta.)
    • Admonṭon (Alta.)
    • Edmundopolis (Alta.)
    • Edmontona (Alta.)
    • Edmontonas (Alta.)
    • エドモントン (Alta.)
    • Edomonton (Alta.)
    • Едмонтон (Alta.)
    • 埃德蒙顿 (Alta.)
    • Aidemengdun (Alta.)
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  • Related Terms

    • Strathcona (Edmonton, Alta.)--(DLC)n 81057372
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Edmonton, Alta
  • Sources

    • found: Its The Edmonton charter ...
    • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009(ppl; 53°33ʹ00ʺN 113°28ʹ07ʺW)
    • found: Wikipedia, June 10, 2015:Edmonton (Edmonton; capital of the Canadian province of Alberta; City of Edmonton; incorporated as a town in 1892 with a population of 700 and then as a city in 1904 with a population of 8,350; 53°32ʹN 113°30ʹW) Strathcona, Alberta (Strathcona was a city in Alberta, Canada, located on the south side of the North Saskatchewan River across from the City of Edmonton; amalgamation of the two cities went into effect on February 1, 1912)
    • found: Wikipedia, June 10, 2015:Belarusian page (Горад Эдмантан = Horad ЇEdmantan; Эдмантан = ЇEdmantan) Bulgarian page (Едмънтън = EdmІuntІun) Greek page (Εντμοντον = Entmonton) Esperanto page (Edmontono) Ossetic page (Эдмонтон = ЇEdmonton) Hebrew page (אדמונטון = AdmonѴton) Latin page (Edmundopolis) Latvian page (Edmontona) Lithuanian page (Edmontonas) Japanese page (エドモントン = Edomonton) Serbian page (Едмонтон = Edmonton) Chinese page (埃德蒙顿 = Aidemengdun)
    • found: Geographical Names of Canada, January 24, 2019(Edmonton; city; located in Alberta)
    • found: LAC internal file, January 24, 2019(heading: Edmonton (Alta.); variant: City of Edmonton)
  • General Notes

    • [Edmonton was incorporated as a town in 1892, and then as a city in 1904. On February 1, 1912 the city of Strathcona amalgamated with Edmonton.]
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    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-02-06: new
    • 2019-02-27: revised
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