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Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)


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  • Variants

    • Kwala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    • Chi-lung-pʻo (Malaysia)
    • Jilongpo (Malaysia)
    • KL (Malaysia)
    • K.L. (Malaysia)
    • Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    • Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    • Кууалэ-Лумпур (Malaysia)
    • Kuualė-Lumpur (Malaysia)
    • كوالالمبور (Malaysia)
    • Kuwālālambūr (Malaysia)
    • Горад Куала-Лумпур (Malaysia)
    • Horad Kuala-Lumpur (Malaysia)
    • Куала-Лумпур (Malaysia)
    • Κουάλα Λουμπούρ (Malaysia)
    • Kouala Loumpour (Malaysia)
    • Kuala-Lumpuro (Malaysia)
    • Territoire fédéral de Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    • Kit-lùng-po (Malaysia)
    • Куалæ-Лумпур (Malaysia)
    • Kualæ-Lumpur (Malaysia)
    • קואלה לומפור (Malaysia)
    • Ḳualah Lumpur (Malaysia)
    • Kouala Loumpou (Malaysia)
    • Kualalumpūra (Malaysia)
    • Kvala Lumpūras (Malaysia)
    • Kuala Lumpūras (Malaysia)
    • クアラルンプール (Malaysia)
    • Kuararunpūru (Malaysia)
    • Gizlungzpoh (Malaysia)
    • 吉隆坡 (Malaysia)
    • 吉隆坡联邦直辖区 (Malaysia)
    • Jilongpo Lianbang Zhixiaqu (Malaysia)
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Kuala Lumpur
  • Sources

    • found: Wen, K. C. Chi-lung-pʻo Hua jen ... 1984?:t.p. (Chi-lung-pʻo)
    • found: KL capers, 1990.
    • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009(ppl; 03°10ʹ00ʺN 101°42ʹ00ʺE)
    • found: Wikipedia, July 16, 2014(Kuala Lumpur, often abbreviated as K.L., is the federal capital and most populous city in Malaysia; Kuala Lumpur is defined within the borders of the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur and is one of three Malaysian Federal Territories; Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur; Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur; 3°8ʹ51ʺN 101°41ʹ36ʺE; Establishment: 1859. Granted city status: 1 February 1972. Granted Federal Territory: 1 February 1974)
    • found: Wikipedia, July 16, 2014:Kabardian page (Кууалэ-Лумпур = Kuualė-Lumpur) Arabic page (كوالالمبور = Kuwālālambūr) Belarusian page (Горад Куала-Лумпур = Horad Kuala-Lumpur; Куала-Лумпур = Kuala-Lumpur) Bulgarian page (Куала Лумпур = Kuala Lumpur) Greek page (Κουάλα Λουμπούρ = Kouala Loumpour) Esperanto page (Kuala-Lumpuro) French page (Kuala Lumpur; Territoire fédéral de Kuala Lumpur) Hakka page (Kit-lùng-po) Ossetic page (Куалæ-Лумпур = Kualæ-Lumpur) Hebrew page (קואלה לומפור = Ḳualah Lumpur) Haitian page (Kouala Loumpou) Latvian page (Kualalumpūra) Lithuanian page (Kvala Lumpūras; Kuala Lumpūras) Japanese page (クアラルンプール = Kuararunpūru) Zhuang page (Gizlungzpoh) Cantonese page (吉隆坡 = Jilongpo) Chinese page (吉隆坡 = Jilongpo; 吉隆坡联邦直辖区 = Jilongpo Lianbang Zhixiaqu)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
    • [Info. from BGN: on 2/1/74 Kuala Lumpur was removed from state admin. of Selangor and is now under direct control of the central govt.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-02-06: new
    • 2014-07-19: revised
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