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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • Botsvana
    • GOB
    • Republic of Botswana
    • Lefatshe la Botswana
    • Republiek van Botswana
    • Botsuana
    • Republica de Botsuana
    • Botsouana
    • Botsvana Respublikası
    • Батсвана
    • Batsvana
    • Рэспубліка Батсвана
    • Rėspublika Batsvana
    • Bocvana
    • Republika Bocvana
    • Ботсвана
    • Botswanská republika
    • Repaboliki ya Botswana
    • Gweriniaeth Botswana
    • Republikken Botswana
    • Republik Botsuana
    • Botswana Vabariik
    • Μποτσουτ̔̈«”αϐ·να
    • Δημοκραττ̔̈«”αε·α της Μποτσουτ̔̈«”αϐ·νας
    • Dēmokratia tēs Botsouanas
    • Bocvano
    • Respubliko Bocvano
    • Botswanako Errepublika
    • République du Botswana
    • Republik Botswana
    • Lýðveldið Botsvana
    • Repubblica del Botswana
    • Jamhuri ya Botswana
    • Botsvanas Republika
    • Botsvanos Respublika
    • Боцвана
    • Република Боцвана
    • Republiek Botswana
    • ボツワナ
    • Botsuwana
    • Republika Botswany
    • República do Botswana
    • República do Botsuana
    • Республика Ботсвана
    • Respublika Botsvana
    • Botswanan tasavalta
    • Republiken Botswana
    • Republika ng Botswana
    • Botsvana Cumhuriyeti
    • Республіка Ботсвана
    • Cộng hoà Botswana
    • 博茨瓦纳
    • Bociwana
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

    • Descriptor

        Independent political entity
    • Descriptor

        (aat) Countries (sovereign states)
    • Descriptor

    • Descriptor

    • Descriptor

        (aat) Nations
    • Descriptor

        (thesoz) Nation
    • Descriptor

        (thesoz) National state
    • Descriptor

        (eurovocen) State
    • Descriptor

        (stw) State
    • Associated Locale

    • Associated Locale

    • Associated Language

  • Use For

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

  • Sources

    • found: Gt. Brit. Central Office of Information. Reference Division. Botswana, 1966.
    • found: Volkov, V. V. Botsvana, 1985.
    • found: Children, women, and development in Botswana, 1989:t.p. (GOB) cover (Republic of Botswana)
    • found: Wikipedia, Mar. 19, 2010(Botswana; Republic of Botswana (Tswana: Lefatshe la Botswana); formerly the British protectorate of Bechuanaland) Afrikaans page (Republiek van Botswana) Allemannisch page (Botsuana) Aragonese page (Botsuana; Republica de Botsuana) Franco-Provençal page (Botsouana) Azeri page (Botsvana; Botsvana Respublikası) Belarusian page (Батсвана = Batsvana; Рэспубліка Батсвана = RЇespublika Batsvana) Bosnian page (Bocvana; Republika Bocvana) Bulgarian page (Ботсвана = Botsvana) Czech page (Botswana; BotswanskЃa republika; Repaboliki ya Botswana) Welsh page (Botswana; Gweriniaeth Botswana) Danish page (Botswana; Republikken Botswana) German page (Botsuana; Republik Botsuana) Estonian page (Botswana; Botswana Vabariik) Greek page (Μποτσουτ̔̈«”αϐ·να = Botsouana; Δημοκραττ̔̈«”αε·α της Μποτσουτ̔̈«”αϐ·νας = DЅemokratia tЅes Botsouanas) Spanish page (Botsuana; RepЃublica de Botsuana) Esperanto page (Bocvano; Respubliko Bocvano) Basque page (Botswana; Botswanako Errepublika) French page (Botswana; RЃepublique du Botswana) Indonesian page (Botswana; Republik Botswana) Icelandic page (Botsvana; LЃyveldi Botsvana) Italian page (Botswana; Repubblica del Botswana) Swahili page (Botswana; Jamhuri ya Botswana) Latvian page (Botsvana; Botsvanas Republika) Lithuanian page (Botsvana; Botsvanos Respublika) Macedonian page (Боцвана = Bocvana; Република Боцвана = Republika Bocvana) Dutch page (Botswana; Republiek Botswana) Japanese page (ボツワナ = Botsuwana) Polish page (Botswana, Republika Botswany) Portuguese page (Botswana or Botsuana; RepЃublica do Botswana/Botsuana) Russian page (Ботсвана = Botsvana; Республика Ботсвана = Respublika Botsvana) Finnish page (Botswana; Botswanan tasavalta) Swedish page (Botswana; Republiken Botswana) Tagalog page (Botswana; Republika ng Botswana) Turkish page (Botsvana; Botsvana Cumhuriyeti) Ukrainian page (Ботсвана = Botsvana; Республіка Ботсвана = Respublika Botsvana) Vietnamese page (Botswana; CЄѴong hoЂa Botswana) Chinese page (博茨瓦纳 = Bociwana)
    • found: GEOnet, July 11, 2014(Botswana (approved), Republic of Botswana (approved); Botswana (short); variants: British Protectorate of Bechuanaland; Bechuanaland Protectorate; Betschuanaland Protektorat; Betsjoeanaland; Britse Protektoraat van Betsjoeanaland; Betsjoeanaland Protektoraat; Northern Bechuanaland; independent political entity; 22°00ʹ00ʺS, 024°00ʹ00ʺE (-22, 24))
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-09-14: new
    • 2018-07-14: revised
  • Alternate Formats