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Mogadishu (Somalia)


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  • Variants

    • Mogadiscio (Somalia)
    • Magadoxo (Somalia)
    • Magadaxo (Somalia)
    • Mukdisha (Somalia)
    • Muqdishu (Somalia)
    • Mogadaxo (Somalia)
    • Hamar (Somalia)
    • Xamar (Somalia)
    • Maqdishu (Somalia)
    • Mogadiisho (Somalia)
    • Muqdishow (Somalia)
    • Magadiscio (Somalia)
    • Mogadisho (Somalia)
    • Muqdisho (Somalia)
    • Mogadishu (Italian Somaliland)
    • Dawladda Hoose Xamar (Somalia)
    • Dowladda Hoose Xamar (Somalia)
    • Mugadishu (Somalia)
    • مقديشو (Somalia)
    • Muqadīshū (Somalia)
    • Maqadīshū (Somalia)
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  • Sources

    • found: BGN decision, 5/25/79 (conventional form: Mogadishu)
    • found: BGN ltr. 3/8/79 (variants: Magadiscio, Xamar, Muqdishow, Maqdishu, Mogadiisho)
    • found: Mahamed Farah Ahmed Good. The role of primary school ... 1982:t.p. (Mogadisho [in title])
    • found: Statistika (Somalia. Wakaaladda Mooska Ummadda). Statistika, 1974:t.p. (Mogadishu, Muqdisho)
    • found: Statistica del commercio con l'estero (Mogadishu, Somalia). Statistica del commercio con l'estero, Anno 1952:cover (Mogadiscio; Amministrazione fiduciaria italiana della Somalia)
    • found: Its Dawladda Hoosee Xamar ... 1979:cover (Dowladda Hoose Xamar)
    • found: New era (Mogadishu, Somalia : 1977). New era, Jan.-Mar. 1977:p. 1 (Mugadishu)
    • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009(ppl; 02°04ʹ00ʺN 045°22ʹ00ʺE)
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, September 11, 2015(under Somalia: capital: Mogadishu; geographic coordinates: 2 04 N, 45 20 E)
    • found: Wikipedia, September 11, 2015(Mogadishu (Somali: Muqdisho; Arabic: مقديشو‎ = Muqadīshū; Maqadīshū [in roman]), known locally as Xamar (English: Hamar), is the largest and capital city of Somalia; 02°02ʹN 45°21ʹE)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
    • [Old catalog heading: Mogadishu, Somalia]
    • [Substitute]
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-07-09: new
    • 2015-09-12: revised
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