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    • us: Tansania
    • us: Tānzāniyā
    • us: United Republic of Tanzania
    • us: United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar
    • us: Tʻan-sang-ni-ya
    • us: Obʺedinennai͡a Respublika Tanzanii͡a
    • us: Tanzanier
    • us: Tanganyika and Zanzibar
    • us: Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania
    • us: تنزانيا
    • us: Танзанія
    • us: Tanzanii͡a
    • us: Аб'яднаная Рэспубліка Танзанія
    • us: Ab'i͡adnanai͡a Rėspublika Tanzanii͡a
    • us: Танзания
    • us: Обединена република Танзания
    • us: Obedinena republika Tanzanii͡a
    • us: Τανζαντ̔̈«”αε·α
    • us: Ενωμτ̔̈«”αγ·νη Δημοκραττ̔̈«”αε·α της Τανζαντ̔̈«”αε·ας
    • us: Henōmenē Dēmokratia tēs Tanzanias
    • us: 탄자니아
    • us: Tʻanjania
    • us: タンザニア
    • us: Объединённая Республика Танзания
    • us: Танзанија
    • us: Tanzanija
    • us: Уједињена Република Танзанија
    • us: Ujedinjena Republika Tanzanija
    • us: Об'єднана Республіка Танзанія
    • us: Ob'i͡ednana Respublika Tanzanii͡a
    • us: 坦桑尼亚
    • us: Tansangniya
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        (thesoz) National state
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        (eurovocen) State
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  • 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 = Tanzڶaniyڶa) Belarusian page (Танзанія = TanzaniЋiЌa; Аб'яднаная Рэспубліка Танзанія = Ab'ЋiЌadnanaЋiЌa RЇespublika TanzaniЋiЌa) Bulgarian page (Танзания = TanzaniЋiЌa; Обединена република Танзания = Obedinena republika TanzaniЋiЌa) Greek page (Τανζαντ̔̈«”αε·α = Tanzania; Ενωμτ̔̈«”αγ·νη Δημοκραττ̔̈«”αε·α της Τανζαντ̔̈«”αε·ας = HenЅomenЅe DЅemokratia tЅes Tanzanias) Korean page (탄자니아 = Tanjania) Japanese page (タンザニア = Tanzania) Russian page (Танзания = TanzaniЋiЌa; Объединённая Республика Танзания = ObedinЈennaЋiЌa Respublika TanzaniЋiЌa) Serbian page (Танзанија = Tanzanija; Уједињена Република Танзанија = Ujedinjena Republika Tanzanija) Ukrainian page (Танзанія = TanzaniЋiЌa; Об'єднана Республіка Танзанія = Ob'ЋiЌednana Respublika TanzaniЋiЌa) Chinese page (坦桑尼亚 = Tansangniya)
  • 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]
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-09-23: new
    • 2018-08-16: revised
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