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Byelorussian S.S.R


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    • Belaruskai︠a︡ Satsyi︠a︡listychnai︠a︡ Savetskai︠a︡ Respublika
    • Belarusʹ (Soviet Republic)
    • Belaruskai︠a︡ Savetskai︠a︡ Sotsyi︠a︡listychnai︠a︡ Respublika
    • Belorhowsi︠a︡
    • Belorussii︠a︡
    • Belorusskai︠a︡ Sovetskai︠a︡ Sot︠s︡ialisticheskai︠a︡ Respublika
    • Belorusskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika
    • Vaysrusland
    • White Russia
    • Byelorussian Soviet Socialist Republic
    • Bi︠e︡lorussii︠a︡
    • Byelorussia
    • White Russian Soviet Socialist Republic
    • WSSR
    • BSSR
    • Whiteruthenia
    • W.S.S.R
    • B.S.S.R
    • Byelorussian SSR
    • Byelorusyah
    • Weissrussland
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    • Sources

      • found: Beirach, M. Ṿe-zot li-teʻudah, 1981:t.p. (Byelorusyah)
      • found: BGN per phone, 12-24-91(Byelorussian S.S.R. has been renamed Byelarusʹ, Respublika [Byelorussian]; Republic of Byelarus [conventional]; Byelarus [conventional brief]; ADM 1 53°00ʹN 28°00ʹE; approved by FNC 11-25-91)
      • found: A shtetl in Vaysrusland.
      • found: BGN. Foreign names info. bull, Feb. 1992, surrogate:p. 2 (former name: Belorusskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika [Russian]; Byelorussian Soviet Socialist Republic [conventional]: ADM1; new name: Byelarus [brief], Republic of [conventional])
      • found: The battle for White Russia, 1944.
      • notfound: LC data base, 08-30-91 (Ostland; incorporated Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Byelorussia into German Third Reich from 1941-1944);BGN. Foreign Names Vomm., 06-18-92 (Present entry: Byelarus [brief], Republic of [conv.]; recommended entry: Belarus [brief], Republic of [conv.]);LC data base, 11-24-03 (hdg.: Belaruskai︠a︡ Narodnai︠a︡ Rėspublika)
    • Editorial Notes

      • [SUBJECT USAGE: This heading is not valid for use as a subject. Works about this place are entered under Belarus.]
      • [DESCRIPTIVE USAGE: Name heading for the government before 1992. Use "Belarus" as qualifier for places within the country.]
      • [Old catalog heading: White Russia]
      • [Note the term White Russia can refer to both Belarus and the Byelorussian S.S.R.]
    • Change Notes

      • 1981-01-28: new
      • 2008-02-01: revised
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