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New Caledonia


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  • Variants

    • Nouvelle-Calédonie
    • Kanaky
    • Noua Caledonie
    • Territory of New Caledonia and its Dependencies
    • Neukaledonien
    • Territoire d'Outre-Mer Nouvelle-Calédonie
    • Territoire d'Outre-Mer de la Nouvelle-Calédonie et Dépendances
    • Territoire de la Nouvelle-Calédonie
    • Territory of New Caledonia
    • Nouvelle-Calédonie et Dépendances
    • ニューカレドニア島
    • Nyū Karedoniatō
    • Nyūkaredoniatō
    • Uusi-Kaledonia
    • Nya Kaledonien
    • Nueva Caledonia
    • 新喀里多尼亚
    • Xin Kaliduoniya
    • Новая Каледония
    • Novai͡a Kaledonii͡a
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  • Sources

    • found: Phone call to BGN 1/7/81(Territory of New Caledonia and its Dependencies [New Caledonia = brief]; Nouvelle-Calédonie)
    • found: Kircher, I.A. The Kanaks of New Caledonia, 1986:p. 3 (New Caledonia (Kanaky))
    • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009(island; 21°30ʹ00ʺS 165°30ʹ00ʺE)
    • found: Cartea de la capătul lumii, 2007:t.p. (Noua Caledonie)
    • found: German National Library GND, via WWW, June 17, 2018(Neukaledonien; variants: Territoire d'Outre-Mer Nouvelle-Calédonie; Territoire d'Outre-Mer de la Nouvelle-Calédonie et Dépendances; Territoire de la Nouvelle-Calédonie; Nouvelle-Calédonie; New Caledonia; Territory of New Caledonia; Nouvelle-Calédonie et Dépendances; Territoire d'Outre-Mer de la Nouvelle Calédonie et Dépendances; Territoire d'Outre-Mer Nouvelle Calédonie)
    • found: Wikipedia, June 17, 2018(New Caledonia (French: Nouvelle-Calédonie) is a special collectivity of France in the southwest Pacific Ocean)
    • found: Web NDL authorities, June 17, 2018(ニューカレドニア島 = Nyū Karedoniatō) - https://id.ndl.go.jp/auth/ndlna/00628867
    • found: YSO places, via WWW, June 17, 2018(New Caledonia; Uusi-Kaledonia (Finnish); Nya Kaledonien (Swedish)) - http://finto.fi/yso-paikat/en/page/p113310
    • found: NAL thesaurus, via WWW, June 17, 2018(New Caledonia. BT Pacific Ocean Islands. RT Melanesia. Spanish: Nueva Caledonia) - http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/51959
    • found: UNBIS thesaurus, via WWW, June 17, 2018(New Caledonia. BT Oceania; Nueva Caledonia; Nouvelle-Calédonie; 新喀里多尼亚 = Xin Kaliduoniya; Новая Каледония = NovaЋiЌa KaledoniЋiЌa) - https://lib-thesaurus.un.org/LIB/DHLUNBISThesaurus.nsf/fee3fb01c865ac5d85256cf400648b1f/3489516f5a8786cd85256aa0005feb48
    • found: New Caledonia votes 'non' to independence from France, in The guardian, 4 Nov 2018, viewed online July 1, 2019(New Caledonia has voted against independence from France in a long-awaited referendum that capped a 30-year long decolonisation process; the no vote stood at 56.9%; became a French colony in 1853; 1998 deal provided for a referendum on independence to be held by the end of 2018. Under the terms of that deal, in the event of a no vote, two further referendums can be held before 2022)
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  • Change Notes

    • 1981-10-22: new
    • 2019-07-02: revised
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