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us: United States Virgin Islands


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    • us: American Virgins
    • us: Islas Virgenes (U.S.)
    • us: Isles de Vierges (U.S.)
    • us: Isles des Vierges (U.S.)
    • us: Isole Vergini (U.S.)
    • us: Virgin Islands (American)
    • us: Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    • us: U.S. Virgin Islands
    • us: USVI
    • us: U.S.V.I
    • us: Virgin Islands of the United States
    • us: V.I
    • us: Amerikaanse Maagde-eilande
    • us: Amerikanischi Jumpfereinsle
    • us: Iles Vièrges amèriquênes
    • us: Islles Vírxenes Americanes
    • us: Islles Vírxenes d'Estaos Xuníos
    • us: Amerika Virgin adaları
    • us: Bí-kok Virgin Kûn-tó
    • us: AQSh Virgin utraut͡hary
    • us: Амерыканскія Віргінскія астравы
    • us: Amerykanskii͡a Virhinskii͡a astravy
    • us: Islas Virgenes nin Estados Unidos
    • us: Американски Вирджински острови
    • us: Amerikanski Virdzhinski ostrovi
    • us: Američka Djevičanska ostrva
    • us: Inizi Gwerc'h ar Stadoù-Unanet
    • us: Illes Verges Nord-americanes
    • us: Illes Verges Americanes
    • us: Americké Panenské ostrovy
    • us: Amerikanske Jomfruøer
    • us: Amerikanische Jungferninseln
    • us: Amerikańske kněžniske kupy
    • us: USA Neitsisaared
    • us: Ühendriikide Neitsisaared
    • us: Αμερικανικτ̔̈«”αγ·ς Παρθτ̔̈«”αγ·νοι Ντ̔̈«”αδ·σοι
    • us: Amerikanikes Parthenoi Nēsoi
    • us: Παρθτ̔̈«”αγ·νοι Ντ̔̈«”αδ·σοι των Ηνωμτ̔̈«”αγ·νων Πολιτειτ̔̈«”ϐδ·ν
    • us: Parthenoi Nēsoi tōn Ēnōmenōn Politeiōn
    • us: Islas Vírgenes de los Estados Unidos
    • us: Usonaj Virgulininsuloj
    • us: Birjina uharte amerikarrak
    • us: American Virgin Islands
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    • Sources

      • found: Webster's new geo. dic., c1977 (Virgin Islands; officially Virgin Islands of the United States; before 1917 Danish West Indies)
      • found: Col Lip. gaz. world, 1962 (Virgin Islands of the United States)
      • found: Geology of St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands, 2002.
      • found: Earle Publishing. 1995 road map, St. Croix, USVI, c1995.
      • found: Chemical ecology and distribution of sponges in the Salt River Canyon, St. Croix, U.S.V.I., 1984.
      • found: An Act to Designate the Federal Building Located in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, United States Virgin Islands, as the "Ron de Lugo Federal Building", 2002.
      • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009 (civil; 18°20ʹ54ʺN 064°59ʹ01ʺW)
      • found: AACR2: Appendix B.14 (Virgin Islands, V.I.)
      • found: Wikipedia, Nov. 3, 2011: United States Virgin Islands (The Virgin Islands of the United States (commonly called the United States Virgin Islands or U.S. Virgin Islands) are a group of islands in the Caribbean that are an insular area of the United States. The islands are geographically part of the Virgin Islands archipelago and are located in the Leeward Islands of the Lesser Antilles; consist of the main islands of Saint Croix, Saint John, and Saint Thomas, along with the much smaller but historically distinct Water Island, and many other surrounding minor islands)
      • found: GNIS, May 15, 2013 (United States Virgin Islands; class: civil; variants: American Virgins, Danish Islands in America, Danish West Indies, Danish Westindia Islands, Dansk Vestindien, Danske Ey-Lande, De Dansk-Vestindiske Oer, Islas Virgenes, Isles de Vierges, Isles des Vierges, Isole Vergini, Jomfrue Oer, Virgin Islands of the United States)
      • found: Columbia gazetteer of the world, viewed May 17, 2013 (U.S. Virgin Islands; island group, territory, coordinates: 18°20ʹN 64°44ʹW)
      • found: Wikipedia, May 20, 2013 (entry under United States Virgin Islands; The Virgin Islands of the United States (commonly called the United States Virgin Islands, U.S. Virgin Islands, or USVI)) Afrikaans page (Amerikaanse Maagde-eilande) Alemannic page (Amerikanischi Jumpfereinsle) Franco-Provençal/Arpitan page (Iles Vièrges amèriquênes) Asturian page (Islles Vírxenes Americanes; Islles Vírxenes d'Estaos Xuníos) Azerbaijani page (Amerika Virgin adaları [in rom.]) Min Nan page (Bí-kok Virgin Kûn-tó) Bashkir page (AQSh Virgin utraut͡hary) Belarusian page (Амерыканскія Віргінскія астравы = AmerykanskiЋiЌa VirhinskiЋiЌa astravy) Central Bicolano page (Islas Virgenes nin Estados Unidos) Bulgarian page (Американски Вирджински острови = Amerikanski Virdzhinski ostrovi) Bosnian page (AmeriЉcka DjeviЉcanska ostrva) Breton page (Inizi Gwerc'h ar StadoЂu-Unanet) Catalan page (Illes Verges Nord-americanes; Illes Verges Americanes) Czech page (AmerickЃe PanenskЃe ostrovy) Danish page (Amerikanske Jomfruer) German page (Amerikanische Jungferninseln) Lower Sorbian page (AmerikaЃnske knЉeЉzniske kupy) Estonian page (USA Neitsisaared; ЈUhendriikide Neitsisaared) Greek page (Αμερικανικτ̔̈«”αγ·ς Παρθτ̔̈«”αγ·νοι Ντ̔̈«”αδ·σοι = Amerikanikes Parthenoi NЅesoi; Παρθτ̔̈«”αγ·νοι Ντ̔̈«”αδ·σοι των Ηνωμτ̔̈«”αγ·νων Πολιτειτ̔̈«”ϐδ·ν = Parthenoi NЅesoi tЅon ЅEnЅomenЅon PoliteiЅon) Spanish page (Islas VЃirgenes de los Estados Unidos) Esperanto page (Usonaj Virgulininsuloj) Basque page (Birjina uharte amerikarrak)
      • found: Britton, N.L. The flora of the American Virgin Islands, 1918.
      • found: Stevenson, J.A. The fungi of Puerto Rico and the American Virgin Islands, 1975.
    • Editorial Notes

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

      • 1980-10-21: new
      • 2017-10-07: revised
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