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Bangkok (Thailand)


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    • us: Krungthep Mahanakhon Bovorn Ratanakosin Mahintharayutthaya Mahadilokpop Noparatratchathani Burirom Udomratchanivetmahasathan Amornpiman Avatarnsathit Sakkathattiyavisnukarmprasit (Thailand)
    • us: Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (Thailand)
    • us: Krung Thep (Thailand)
    • us: Krungdeb (Thailand)
    • us: Phra Nakhon (Thailand)
    • us: Bankok (Thailand)
    • us: Krung Rattanakōsin (Thailand)
    • us: Krung Thēp Mahā Nakhō̜n (Thailand)
    • us: Kung Thēp (Thailand)
    • us: Bangkok-Thonburi Metropolis (Thailand)
    • us: Nakhō̜n-Lūang Krung Thēp-Thon Burī (Thailand)
    • us: Thētsabān Nakhō̜n Lūang (Thailand)
    • us: Metropolitan Municipal (Thailand)
    • us: Krungthep Maha Nakhorn (Thailand)
    • us: Bangkok Metropolis (Thailand)
    • us: Kō̜thō̜mō̜. (Thailand)
    • us: Mư̄ang Kō̜k (Thailand)
    • us: Groong Têp (Thailand)
    • us: Man-ku (Thailand)
    • us: Banguecoque (Thailand)
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    • found: Chatchawān Na Nakhō̜n. Kret nā rū kīeokap 200 pī hǣng Krung Rattanakōsin, 1981?: t.p. (Krung Rattanakōsin)
    • found: Phone call to BGN-10-28-83 (Krung Thep= new BGN official form; Bangkok= conventional form; PPL, 13°45ʹN; 100°31ʹE; full name: Krungthep Mahanakhon Bovorn Ratanakosin Mahintharayutthaya Mahadilokpop Noparatratchathani Burirom Udomratchanivetmahasathan Amornpiman Avatarnsathit Sakkathattiyavisnukarmprasit)
    • found: Chalœ̄m rat chat kǣo kao phǣndin, 1982: t.p. (Krung Thēp Mahā Nakhō̜n; Bangkok Metropolitan Administration)
    • found: Siam dir., 82-83, p. I-124 (Krung Thēp Mahā Nakhō̜n; Bangkok Metropolitan Administration)
    • found: Bible. N.T. Lao. Samākhom Phrakhrittatham Pathēt Thai læ Pathēt Lāo. 1973. Phrakhrittathamkhamphī, phāk Phrasanyā Mai, 1973: t.p. (Kung Thēp)
    • found: Sawāng Khwanbun. Rattanakōsin līlā, 1982: 14th prelim. p. (in the reign of King Bhumiphol, the present king, the parlement [sic] agreed to combine Bangkok and Thonburi together; therefore, on 12/21/81, the Revolution Council proposed the announcement no. 21 to combine the two cities and it was called Nakhō̜n-Lūang Krung Thēp-Thon Burī [in Thai] = Bangkok-Thonburi Metropolis; later, Thētsabān Nakhō̜n Lūang [in Thai] = Metropolitan Municipal; the name was changed to Krungthep Maha Nakhorn on 2/29/82 by announcement no. 218)
    • found: Phone call to BGN, 2-1-88 (Bangkok; now includes Thon Buri; 13°45ʹN 100°31ʹE)
    • found: Rāingān samrūat thurakit thāng .. 1986: t.p. (Krung Thēp Mahā Nakhǭn = Bangkok Metropolis [in rom.])
    • found: Čhamlō̜ng Fangchonlačhit. Khanam nō̜i klāng thungnā, 1981: t.p. verso (Kō̜thō̜mō̜.)
    • found: ʻArun Wongrat. Khrāosō̜ nirāt Mư̄ang Kō̜k, 1981.
    • found: Num Thai where to sànòok ... c1991: map (Groong Têp)
    • found: Bangkok Guide Ltd. Man-ku shih ti tʻu, 1989.
    • found: High-Level Consultation on the G20 Cannes Summit, Perspectives from Asia-Pacific, 2011: t.p. (Banguecoque, Tailândia)
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, September 8, 2015 (under Thailand: capital: Bangkok; geographic coordinates: 13 45 N, 100 31 E)
    • notfound: RTG dir., 1981.
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Old catalog heading: Bangkok, Thailand]
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-08-08: new
    • 2015-09-10: revised
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