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    • us: Sirii͡a
    • us: Iqlīm al-Sūrī (United Arab Republic)
    • us: Iqlīm al-Shamālī (United Arab Republic)
    • us: Syrian Region (United Arab Republic)
    • us: سوريا
    • us: Sūriyā
    • us: Jumhūrīyah al-ʻArabīyah al-Sūrīyah
    • us: Syrian Arab Republic
    • us: République arabe syrienne
    • us: Sowria
    • us: Syrie
    • us: R.A.S
    • us: RAS
    • us: Ittiḥād al-Duwal al-Sūrīyah
    • us: Fédération des États de Syrie
    • us: Syrische Arabische Republik
    • us: SAR
    • us: Suryah
    • us: Arabska Republika Syryjska
    • us: Syrien
    • us: Jumhuriya al-Arabya as-Suriya
    • us: Repubblica Araba Siriana
    • us: جمهورية العربية السورية
    • us: Jumhūriyyah al-ʻArabiyyah as-Sūriyyah
    • us: Сірыя
    • us: Siryi͡a
    • us: Сірыйская Арабская Рэспубліка
    • us: Siryĭskai͡a Arabskai͡a Rėspublika
    • us: Сирийската арабска република
    • us: Siriĭskata arabska republika
    • us: Συρτ̔̈«”αε·α
    • us: Αραβικτ̔̈«”αδ· Δημοκραττ̔̈«”αε·α της Συρτ̔̈«”αε·ας
    • us: Aravikē Dēmokratia tēs Syrias
    • us: 시리아
    • us: Siria
    • us: סוריה
    • us: רפובליקה הערבית הסורית
    • us: Republiḳah ha-ʻArvit ha-Surit
    • us: シリア
    • us: Shiria
    • us: Сирия
    • us: Сирийская Арабская Республика
    • us: Siriĭskai͡a Arabskai͡a Respublika
    • us: Сирія
    • us: Syrii͡a
    • us: Сирійська Арабська республіка
    • us: Syriĭsʹka Arabsʹka respublika
    • us: 敘利亞
    • us: Xuliya
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  • Sources

    • found: Brazili, K. Zikhronot mi-Levanon, 1839-1847, 1983 or 1984, c1983:t.p. (Suryah)
    • found: Sztuka Palmyry ze zbiorów Arabskiej Republiki Syryjskiej, 1986.
    • found: Religionsgeschichte Syriens, c1996.
    • found: The statesman's year-book, 1995-1996:p. 1250 (Syria; Jumhuriya al-Arabya as-Suriya (Syrian Arab Republic))
    • found: LC auth. file, 27 June 2006(In1958 Egypt and Syria united to form the United Arab Republic. Syria withdrew from the union in 1961. Egypt retained the name United Arab Republic as its own official designation until 1971, when this name was changed to Arab Republic of Egypt. Works about these jurisdictions regardless of period covered are normally entered under Egypt and/or Syria. However works limited in subject coverage to the historical, political or cultural aspects the jurisdiction formed by the merger of Egypt and Syria for the 1958-1961 period only are entered under United Arab Republic)
    • found: Gastone Biggi, c2010:t.p. verso (Repubblica Araba Siriana)
    • found: Wikipedia, Dec. 20, 2010(Syria; officially the Syrian Arab Republic; الجمهورية العربية السورية = al-Jumhڶurڶiyah al-څArabڶiyah al-Sڶurڶiyah; Al-Jumhڶuriyyah al-څArabiyyah as-Sڶuriyyah [in rom.]) Belarusian page (Сірыя = SiryЋiЌa; Сірыйская Арабская Рэспубліка = SiryІiskaЋiЌa ArabskaЋiЌa RЇespublika) Bulgarian page (Сирия = SiriЋiЌa; Сирийската арабска република = SiriІiskata arabska republika) Greek page (Συρτ̔̈«”αε·α = Syria; Αραβικτ̔̈«”αδ· Δημοκραττ̔̈«”αε·α της Συρτ̔̈«”αε·ας = AravikЅe DЅemokratia tЅes Syrias) Korean page (시리아 = Siria) Hebrew page (סוריה = Suryah; הרפובליקה הערבית הסורית = ha-RepubliѴkah ha-Arvit ha-Surit) Japanes page (シリア = Shiria) Russian page (Сирия = SiriЋiЌa; Сирийская Арабская Республика = SiriІiskaЋiЌa ArabskaЋiЌa Respublika) Ukrainian page (Сирія = SyriЋiЌa; Сирійська Арабська республіка = SyriІiska Arabska respublika) Chinese page (敘利亞 = Xuliya)
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, August 20, 2018(Syria. Location: Middle East, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Lebanon and Turkey. Geographic coordinates: 35 00 N, 38 00 E. Conventional long form: Syrian Arab Republic. Conventional short form: Syria. Local long form: Al Jumhuriyah al Arabiyah as Suriyah [in roman]. Local short form: Suriyah. Former: United Arab Republic (with Egypt))
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    • 1980-07-16: new
    • 2018-08-21: revised
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