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Tanzania


  • [In April 1964 Tanganyika and Zanzibar merged to form the United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar. This name was changed on October 1964 to United Republic of Tanzania.]

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    • Tansania
    • Tānzāniyā
    • United Republic of Tanzania
    • United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar
    • Tʻan-sang-ni-ya
    • Obʺedinennai︠a︡ Respublika Tanzanii︠a︡
    • Tanzanier
    • Tanzanie
    • Tanganyika and Zanzibar
    • Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania
    • تنزانيا
    • Танзанія
    • Tanzanii︠a︡
    • Аб'яднаная Рэспубліка Танзанія
    • Ab'i︠a︡dnanai︠a︡ Rėspublika Tanzanii︠a︡
    • Танзания
    • Обединена република Танзания
    • Obedinena republika Tanzanii︠a︡
    • Τανζανία
    • Ενωμένη Δημοκρατία της Τανζανίας
    • Henōmenē Dēmokratia tēs Tanzanias
    • 탄자니아
    • Tʻanjania
    • タンザニア
    • Объединённая Республика Танзания
    • Танзанија
    • Tanzanija
    • Уједињена Република Танзанија
    • Ujedinjena Republika Tanzanija
    • Об'єднана Республіка Танзанія
    • Ob'i︠e︡dnana Respublika Tanzanii︠a︡
    • 坦桑尼亚
    • Tansangniya
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  • Earlier Established Forms

  • Sources

    • found: Its Gazette of the United Republic of Tanzania, Dec. 25, 1964.
    • found: Klein, H.G. Entwicklung, Entwicklungspolitik und kirchliche Entwicklungsarbeit in Tansania, 1981:t.p. (Tansania)
    • found: Its Wizara ya Madini. Hotuba ya Waziri wa Madini ... 1981/82:cover (Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania)
    • found: Statesman's yrbk, 1989/90(Tanzania; Kiswahili is the national language, English is the official language)
    • found: Ltr. fr. J.C. Armstrong, LC Nairobi Off., 11-15-89(Swahili is the one official language of Tanzania)
    • found: GEOnet names server, searched Nov. 30, 2010(Tanzania, United Republic of [approved name]; Tanzania [short name])
    • found: Wikipedia, Feb. 7, 2011(Tanzania; United Republic of Tanzania; Swahili: Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania) Arabic page (تنزانيا = Tanzāniyā) Belarusian page (Танзанія = Tanzanii︠a︡; Аб'яднаная Рэспубліка Танзанія = Ab'i︠a︡dnanai︠a︡ Rėspublika Tanzanii︠a︡) Bulgarian page (Танзания = Tanzanii︠a︡; Обединена република Танзания = Obedinena republika Tanzanii︠a︡) Greek page (Τανζανία = Tanzania; Ενωμένη Δημοκρατία της Τανζανίας = Henōmenē Dēmokratia tēs Tanzanias) Korean page (탄자니아 = Tʻanjania) Japanese page (タンザニア = Tanzania) Russian page (Танзания = Tanzanii︠a︡; Объединённая Республика Танзания = Obʺedinënnai︠a︡ Respublika Tanzanii︠a︡) Serbian page (Танзанија = Tanzanija; Уједињена Република Танзанија = Ujedinjena Republika Tanzanija) Ukrainian page (Танзанія = Tanzanii︠a︡; Об'єднана Республіка Танзанія = Ob'i︠e︡dnana Respublika Tanzanii︠a︡) Chinese page (坦桑尼亚 = Tansangniya)
    • found: LAC internal file, June 19, 2019(heading: Tanzania; variants: Tanzania (United Republic); United Republic of Tanzania; Tanganyika; Zanzibar; Tanzanie)
  • General Notes

    • [In April 1964 Tanganyika and Zanzibar merged to form the United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar. This name was changed on October 1964 to United Republic of Tanzania.]
  • Editorial Notes

    • [LC treats Swahili as the official language, 11/15/89.]
    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
    • [In Apr. 1964 Tanganyika and Zanzibar merged to form the United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar. This name was changed in Oct. 1964 to United Republic of Tanzania]
    • [Works by the United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar and by the United Republic of Tanzania are found under Tanzania. Works by the jurisdiction formed by the merger are entered under Tanzania for all periods and subjects.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-09-23: new
    • 2019-06-20: revised
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