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Toronto (Ont.)


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    • us: Corporation of the City of Toronto (Ont.)
    • us: City of Toronto (Ont.)
    • us: Торонто (Ont.)
    • us: Горад Таронта (Ont.)
    • us: Horad Taronta (Ont.)
    • us: Таронта (Ont.)
    • us: Taronta (Ont.)
    • us: Τορόντο (Ont.)
    • us: تورنتو (Ont.)
    • us: Tūrantū (Ont.)
    • us: Tūrintū (Ont.)
    • us: Tūruntū (Ont.)
    • us: Tô-lùn-tô (Ont.)
    • us: 토론토 (Ont.)
    • us: טורונטו (Ont.)
    • us: Torontum (Ont.)
    • us: Torontas (Ont.)
    • us: トロント (Ont.)
    • us: Töront (Ont.)
    • us: Torontu (Ont.)
    • us: טאראנטא (Ont.)
    • us: 多伦多 (Ont.)
    • us: Duolunduo (Ont.)
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    • found: NLC, 9-18-85 (AACR 2: Toronto (Ont.))
    • found: York, Upper Canada, 1984: p. ix (York, now Toronto)
    • found: NLC, 2-13-86 (Town of York est. 1793, incorporated as city of Toronto in 1834)
    • found: Info. from CaAE, Jan. 24, 2001 (From NLC auth. record: On Jan. 1, 1998, the cities of Toronto, Etobicoke, North York and Scarborough, and York, and the borough of East York were amalgamated as the City of Toronto)
    • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009 (ppl; 43°42ʹ00ʺN 079°24ʹ59ʺW)
    • found: Wikipedia, June 10, 2015 (Toronto is the most populous city in Canada, and the capital of the province of Ontario; City of Toronto; established August 27, 1793 (as York); incorporated March 6, 1834 (as Toronto); York was incorporated as the City of Toronto on March 6, 1834, reverting to its original native name; 43°42ʹN 79°24ʹW) Bashkir page (Торонто = Toronto) Belarusian page (Горад Таронта = Horad Taronta; Таронта = Taronta) Bulgarian page (Торонто = Toronto) Greek page (Τορόντο = Toronto) Persian page (تورنتو = Tūrantū) Hakka Chinese page (Tô-lùn-tô) Korean page (토론토 = T'oront'o) Hebrew page (טורונטו = Ṭoronṭo) Latin page (Torontum) Latvian page (Toronto) Lithuanian page (Torontas) Japanese page (トロント = Toronto) Piedmontese page (Töront) Sicilian page (Torontu) Yiddish page (טאראנטא = Ṭoronṭo) Chinese page (多伦多 = Duolunduo)
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    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
    • [Old catalog heading: Toronto, Ont.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-07-24: new
    • 2015-06-12: revised
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