Library of Congress

Authorities & Vocabularies

The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service

From Library of Congress Name Authority File


Guinea-Bissau


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Guinée-Bissau
    • us: Guiné-Bissau
    • us: República da Guiné-Bissau
    • us: Gvinei͡a-Bisau
    • us: République de la Guinée-Bissau
    • us: Republic of Guinea-Bissau
    • us: ギニアビサウ
    • us: Giniabisau
    • us: Ginia Bisau
    • us: ギニア・ビサウ共和国
    • us: Ginia Bisau Kyōwakoku
    • us: ギニアビサオ
    • us: Giniabisao
    • us: Ginia Bisao
    • us: Guinée-Bissao
    • us: Гвинея-Бисау
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

        Country
    • 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

  • Use For

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

  • Sources

    • found: Portugal. Agência Geral do Ultramar. Síntese monográfica da Guiné, 1972.
    • found: Anuário estatístico da educação, Ano escolar 1980/1981: t.p. (República da Guiné-Bissau)
    • found: Respublika Gvinei͡a-Bisau, 1990.
    • found: New York times index, Aug. 16-31, 1974: (Guinea-Bissau, Republic of)
    • found: New York times index, Aug 27, 1974: Portugal begins dissolution of colonial empire in Africa with signing of agreement granting independence to Portuguese Guinea (Guinea-Bissau) on Sept. 10
    • found: Washington post, Sept. 27, 1973: (The revolutionary movement in Portuguese Guinea proclaimed its independence, Sept. 24, under the name Guinea-Bissau)
    • found: Enquête nationale sur le travail des enfants en Guinée-Bissau, 2015: title page (République de la Guinée-Bissau)
    • found: Wikipedia, August 13, 2018 (Guinea-Bissau, officially the Republic of Guinea-Bissau (Portuguese: República da Guiné-Bissau); sovereign state in West Africa; 12°N 15°W)
    • found: Web NDL authorities, August 13, 2018 (ギニアビサウ = Giniabisau; variants: ギニア・ビサウ共和国 = Ginia Bisau Kyōwakoku; ギニアビサオ = Giniabisao) {https://id.ndl.go.jp/auth/ndlna/00562461}
    • found: UNESCO thesaurus, via WWW, August 13, 2018 (Guinea-Bissau. BT Islamic countries; Portuguese speaking Africa; Small island developing states; West Africa. French: Guinée-Bissau, variant: Guinée-Bissao; Russian: Гвинея-Бисау = GvineЋiЌa-Bisau; Spanish: Guinea-Bissau) {http://vocabularies.unesco.org/thesaurus/concept714}
  • Editorial Notes

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

    • 1980-07-16: new
    • 2018-08-14: revised
  • Alternate Formats