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Northern Ireland


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    • us: Severna Irlandii͡a
    • us: Irlande du Nord
    • us: G.N.I
    • us: GNI
    • us: Tuaisceart Éireann
    • us: Norlin Airlann
    • us: Pohjois-Irlanti
    • us: Nordirland
    • us: 北アイルランド
    • us: Kita Airurando
    • us: Kitairurando
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    • found: LC manual auth. cd. (Northern Ireland, created by Government of Ireland Act of 1920, comprises 6 of 9 counties of ancient province of Ulster; remaining 3 counties located in Republic of Ireland)
    • found: Sŭvet za prav. i trans. na geog. imena (Bulgaria). Spisŭk na transkribiranite geografski imena ot Velikobritanii͡a i Severna Irlandii͡a, 1983.
    • found: Soret, B.X. Emigrat. et violence polit. en Irlande du Nord, 1987.
    • found: Irish county maps showing the locations of churches in Ulster Province, 1976: p. 7, etc. (Northern Ireland)
    • found: Webster's new geog. dic., 1984: p. 1245 (Ulster; former province, N Ireland; now forms Northern Ireland and Ulster province of Eire)
    • found: Statutes relating to the general valuation of Ireland, 1923: cover (G.N.I. [i.e., Government of Northern Ireland])
    • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009 (adm1; 54°30ʹ00ʺN 006°30ʹ00ʺW)
    • found: Wikipedia, June 12, 2018 (Northern Ireland (Irish: Tuaisceart Éireann; Ulster-Scots: Norlin Airlann) is a part of the United Kingdom in the north-east of the island of Ireland, variously described as a country, province or region; created in 1921, when Ireland was partitioned between Northern Ireland and Southern Ireland by the Government of Ireland Act 1920)
    • found: YSO places, via WWW, June 12, 2018 (Northern Ireland; Pohjois-Irlanti (Finnish); Nordirland (Swedish)) {http://finto.fi/yso-paikat/en/page/p105720}
    • found: Web NDL authorities, June 12, 2018 (北アイルランド = Kita Airurando; Kitairurando [in roman]; variant: Northern Ireland) {https://id.ndl.go.jp/auth/ndlna/00566023}
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.]
    • [DESCRIPTIVE USAGE: Use "(Northern Ireland)" as a qualifier for places (16.2.2.10) and for non-governmental bodies (11.13.1.3).]
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-06-29: new
    • 2018-06-14: revised
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