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Singapore


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    • us: Singapura
    • us: Singkhapō
    • us: Singapur
    • us: Singapour
    • us: Hsin-chia-pʻo
    • us: Ciṅkappūr
    • us: Republic of Singapore
    • us: Lion City
    • us: Garden City
    • us: Red Dot
    • us: Republik Singapura
    • us: 新加坡共和国
    • us: Xinjiapo Gongheguo
    • us: Xinjiapo gong he guo
    • us: 新加坡
    • us: Xinjiapo
    • us: Singapore (Singapore)
    • us: Singapore City (Singapore)
    • us: Tumasik (Singapore)
    • us: Singapore Colony
    • us: Colony of Singapore
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    • found: LC manual auth. cd.(Straits Settlements, joint adm. est. in 1826 for the Settlements of Penang, Malacca, and Singapore; dissolved Apr. 1, 1946 when Singapore was made a separate colony)
    • found: Sakdā Prāngprathānphō̜n. Lī Kūan Yū kap kānsāng chāt Singkhapō, 1981:t.p. (Singkhapō)
    • found: Bilderbogen Singapur, 1984.
    • found: Singapour et son environnement régional, c1987.
    • found: Hsin she hsüeh shu lun wen chi, Ti 1 chi (1978):t.p. (Singapore, Hsin-chia-pʻo)
    • found: Tamil̲p peravai, 1976-77:t.p. (Ciṅkappūr)
    • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009(ppl; 01°17ʹ35ʺN 103°51ʹ21ʺE)
    • found: Wikipedia, Mar. 19, 2012(Singapore was renamed to Syonanto (昭南島 Shōnantō), which means "Southern Island gained in the age of Shōwa" for the duration of the Japanese occupation, Feb. 15, 1942 to Sept. 12, 1945) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Syonan-to
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, September 23, 2015(under Singapore: conventional long form: Republic of Singapore; conventional short form: Singapore; capital: Singapore; geographic coordinates: 1 17 N, 103 51 E)
    • found: Wikipedia, September 23, 2015(Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, and often referred to as the Lion City, the Garden City, and the Red Dot, is a leading global city-state and island country in Southeast Asia; Republik Singapura (Malay); 新加坡共和国 (Chinese) = Xinjiapo Gongheguo; 1.3°N 103.8°E; capital: Singapore (Downtown Core, Central), 1°17ʹN 103°50ʹE)
    • found: GEOnet names server, September 23, 2015(Singapore (approved); Republic of Singapore (approved); independent political entity, 01°22ʹ00ʺN, 103°48ʹ00ʺE (1.366667, 103.8); also Singapore (approved); variants: Singapore City; Tumasik; capital of a political entity, Singapore, 01°17ʹ35ʺN, 103°51ʹ21ʺE (1.293056, 103.855833))
    • found: The Singapore Colony orders in council, 1946 to 1948 ... 1949:(Colony of Singapore)
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    • 1979-08-03: new
    • 2018-07-07: revised
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