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us: Mainz (Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany)


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  • Variants

    • us: Mayence (Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany)
    • us: Magentsah (Germany)
    • us: Mentz (Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany)
    • us: Meintz (Rheinland-Palatinate, Germany)
    • us: Moguntiacum (Germany)
    • us: Moguntia (Germany)
    • us: Maguntia (Germany)
    • us: Moguncia (Germany)
    • us: Maguncia (Germany)
    • us: Mayence (Germany)
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

        (lcsh) Cities and towns
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Germany
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Rhineland-Palatinate (Germany)
  • Sources

    • found: BGN 8-17-81 (Mainz, W. Ger.; POPL, 50°00ʹN, 8°15ʹE, Rheinland-Pfalz; another Mainz located in Bayern)
    • found: InU/Wing STC files (variant: Mentz)
    • found: Mainz (Electorate). Hofgericht. Meintzisch Hoffgerichts Ordnu[n]g, zu allen andern Gerichten dienlich, 1521: p. 4 (Meintz [spelling for both city and electorate])
    • found: Columbia Lippincott gaz. (Mainz; city in German Federal Republic, capital of Rheinland-Palatinate; Mayence in French; an electoral city of the Holy Roman Empire since early times; the Elector of Mainz was first among the electors)
    • found: Graesse, J.G.T. Orbis Latinus (Moguntiacum, Mogancia, Mogantia, Mogontia, Moguntia, Mogontiacensis civ[itas], Maguntia, Maguntinus, Magontia, Magentiacum: Mainz (Hessen), Germany)
    • found: Expositio super toto Psalterio, 1478: colophon (...Mogu[n]cie)
    • found: Wikipedia, Aug. 12, 2007 (Mainz; in Spanish, Maguncia)
    • found: Wikipedia, viewed 28 January 2016 (Mainz, known as Mayence in French)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Old catalog heading: Mainz]
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-04-28: new
    • 2016-01-29: revised
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