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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 utraut︠h︡ary
    • us: Амерыканскія Віргінскія астравы
    • us: Amerykanskii︠a︡ Virhinskii︠a︡ 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: Αμερικανικές Παρθένοι Νήσοι
    • us: Amerikanikes Parthenoi Nēsoi
    • us: Παρθένοι Νήσοι των Ηνωμένων Πολιτειών
    • us: Parthenoi Nēsoi tōn Ēnōmenōn Politeiōn
    • us: Islas Vírgenes de los Estados Unidos
    • us: Usonaj Virgulininsuloj
    • us: Birjina uharte amerikarrak
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      • 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 utraut︠h︡ary) Belarusian page (Амерыканскія Віргінскія астравы = Amerykanskii︠a︡ Virhinskii︠a︡ astravy) Central Bicolano page (Islas Virgenes nin Estados Unidos) Bulgarian page (Американски Вирджински острови = Amerikanski Virdzhinski ostrovi) Bosnian page (Američka Djevičanska ostrva) Breton page (Inizi Gwerc'h ar Stadoù-Unanet) Catalan page (Illes Verges Nord-americanes; Illes Verges Americanes) Czech page (Americké Panenské ostrovy) Danish page (Amerikanske Jomfruøer) German page (Amerikanische Jungferninseln) Lower Sorbian page (Amerikańske kněžniske kupy) Estonian page (USA Neitsisaared; Ühendriikide Neitsisaared) Greek page (Αμερικανικές Παρθένοι Νήσοι = Amerikanikes Parthenoi Nēsoi; Παρθένοι Νήσοι των Ηνωμένων Πολιτειών = Parthenoi Nēsoi tōn Ēnōmenōn Politeiōn) Spanish page (Islas Vírgenes de los Estados Unidos) Esperanto page (Usonaj Virgulininsuloj) Basque page (Birjina uharte amerikarrak)
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    • Change Notes

      • 1980-10-21: new
      • 2013-05-23: revised
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