The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service > LC Name Authority File (LCNAF)


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • Teritorio Insular di Aruba
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

    • Descriptor

        (aat) Countries (sovereign states)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Netherlands
    • Associated Locale

    • Associated Locale

        ABC Islands
  • Use For

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

    • OCLC - FAST (Faceted Application of Subject Terminology)Aruba Offsite link
    • WikidataAruba Offsite linkLabel from public data source Wikidata
  • Sources

    • found: Its Verslag van de toestand van het eilandgebied Aruba, 1951-
    • found: Statesman's yearbook, 1987-88:p. 896 (Aruba separated from Netherlands Antilles Jan. 1, 1986 in move towards full independence)
    • found: Its Texto di e proyecto di Constitushon di Aruba, 1985:t.p. (Teritorio Insular di Aruba, Antiya Hulandes)
    • found: Wikipedia, Dec. 15, 2010(Aruba; one of the four constituent countries that form the Kingdom of the Netherlands, together with the Netherlands, Curaçao, and Sint Maarten; on 1 January 1986, after elections were held for Aruba's first parliament, Aruba seceded from the Netherlands Antilles and officially became a country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands)
    • found: GEOnet, Dec. 15, 2010(Aruba--section of independent political entity, 12°30ʹN 69°58ʹW; country: Aruba)
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, July 1, 2019(Aruba. Location: Caribbean, island in the Caribbean Sea, north of Venezuela. Geographic coordinates: 12 30 N, 69 58 W. Dependency status: constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands; full autonomy in internal affairs obtained in 1986 upon separation from the Netherlands Antilles; Dutch Government responsible for defense and foreign affairs. Government type: parliamentary democracy (Legislature); part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands)
    • found: Wikipedia, July 1, 2019(Aruba is an island and a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in the southern Caribbean Sea, located about 1,600 kilometres (990 mi) west of the main part of the Lesser Antilles and 29 kilometres (18 mi) north of the coast of Venezuela; Together with Bonaire and Curaçao, Aruba forms a group referred to as the ABC islands; Coordinates: 12°30ʹ40ʺN 69°58ʹ27ʺW)
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-08-06: new
    • 2019-07-03: revised
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