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Macedonia (Republic)


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    • us: Narodna Republika Makedonija
    • us: NRM
    • us: Maqedonia (Republic)
    • us: N.R.M
    • us: Makedonija (Republic)
    • us: S.R. Makedonija
    • us: Socijalistička Republika Makedonija
    • us: SR Makedonija
    • us: Socialist Republic of Macedonia
    • us: Maḳedonyah (Republic)
    • us: Makedonii͡a (Republic)
    • us: Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
    • us: F.Y.R.O.M
    • us: FYROM
    • us: Macedonia, Former Yugoslav Republic of
    • us: Republika Makedonija
    • us: FYR Macedonia
    • us: Republic of Macedonia
    • us: Република Македонија
    • us: Македонија (Republic)
    • us: Masèdonia (Republic)
    • us: Republiek van Masedonië
    • us: Masedonië (Republic)
    • us: Republik Mazedonie
    • us: Republik Makedonie
    • us: Ehemoligi Jugoslawischi Republik Mazedonie
    • us: Mazedonie (Republic)
    • us: Makedonie (Republic)
    • us: Cynewīse Macedonia
    • us: جمهورية مقدونيا
    • us: Jumhūrīyat Maqdūniyā
    • us: Republica de Macedonia
    • us: Republica Machedonia
    • us: Machedonia (Republic)
    • us: Republica ali Machedonia
    • us: Republica Ex-Iugoslavã ali Machedonia
    • us: Rèpublica de Macèdonie
    • us: Antigua República Yugoslava de Macedonia
    • us: Ex República Yugoslava de Macedonia
    • us: Masendoña (Republic)
    • us: F.Y.R.O. Masendoña
    • us: Makedoniya (Republic)
    • us: Makedoniya Respublikası
    • us: Keçmiş Yuqoslaviya Makedoniya Respublikası
    • us: Makedonija Kiōng-hô-kok
    • us: Рэспубліка Македонія
    • us: Rėspublika Makedonii͡a
    • us: Македонія (Republic)
    • us: Republika kan Masedonya
    • us: Masedonya (Republic)
    • us: Mazedonien (Republic)
    • us: Makedonien (Republic)
    • us: Republik Mazedonien
    • us: Republik Makedonia
    • us: Makedonia (Republic)
    • us: Republik Yougoslaviat Kent Makedonia
    • us: Република Македония
    • us: Republika Makedonii͡a
    • us: Бивша югославска република Македония
    • us: Bivsha i͡ugoslavska republika Makedonii͡a
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Macedonia (Federated Republic, 1945- )
  • Sources

    • found: Balevski, M. Makedonija včera i denes, 1980:t.p. (Makedonija)
    • found: Caca, Ǵ. J. The constitutional development of the Socialist Republic of Macedonia, 1980:t.p. (Socialist Republic of Macedonia)
    • found: Lebel, G. Geʼut ṿa-shever, 1986:t.p. (Maḳedonyah)
    • found: BGN. For. names decisions, 06-04-92:p. 12 (former entry: Makedonija [brief], Socijalistička Republika: ADM1; current BGN-approved entry: Makedonija [brief], Socijalistička Republika [Serbocroatian]; Macedonia [conventional]; ADM1, 41°50ʹN, 22°00ʹE)
    • found: BGN. Foreign names info. bull., 15 Oct. 1992:p. 8 (former name: Makedonija [brief], Socijalistička Republika [Serbocroatian]; Macedonia [conventional]; ADM1; new name: Macedonia [conventional]; Makedonija [Macedonian]; PCL, 41°50ʹN, 22°00ʹE) p. iv (Macedonia has proclaimed independent statehood but has not been formally recognized as a state by the United States)
    • found: Makedonii͡a, 1993.
    • found: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. The former Yugoslav republic of Macedonia, 1994:map recto (Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia; F.Y.R.O.M.)
    • found: Macedonia (Republic). Republički zavod za statistika. Prodažni kapaciteti vo trgovijata na malo vo Republika Makedonija, 1976-1989
    • found: Geographic and global issues quarterly, winter 1993/1994:p. 18-19 ([U.S. Dept. of State] Guidance bull. no. 12, Feb. 18, 1994: on Feb. 8, 1994, the U.S. formally recognized The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia as an independent state; the conventional long-form as approved by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names is The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia; there is no short-form name; this name is provisional and subject to future review; the name "Macedonia" should not be used; the name may be abbreviated as "F.Y.R.O.M." where space precludes use of the full name; the abbreviation should retain the periods and should be referenced to a marginal note spelling the name out in full) p. 22 (Independent states in the world as of Mar. 16, 1994: short-form name: Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of)
    • found: Fjalimet e Marshallit Tito dhe Llazar Kolishevski, 1949:t.p. (Maqedonis)
    • found: BGN. Foreign names info. bull., 1 Sept. 1994:p. 7 (Macedonia: former name: Macedonia [conventional]; Makedonija [Macedonian]; PCL; provisional name: The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia; PCLI)
    • found: FYR Macedonia : survey on the status of children and youth in the system of juvenile justice, c2001.
    • found: GEOnet, Mar. 10, 2008(Makedonija [short form], Republika; Macedonia [short form], Republic of [conventional]--PCLI, 41°50ʹN 22°00ʹE, variants: Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of; Macedonia, Peoples Republic of; Macedonia, Socialist Republic of)
    • found: Wikipedia, Aug. 5, 2011(Republic of Macedonia; Macedonia; Република Македонија = Republika Makedonija) Acehnese page (MasЂedonia) Afrikaans page (Republiek van MasedoniЈe) Alemannic page (Republik Mazedonie; Republik Makedonie; Ehemoligi Jugoslawischi Republik Mazedonie) Anglo-Saxon page (CynewЅise Macedonia) Arabic page (جمهورية مقدونيا = Jumhڶurڶiyat Maqdڶuniyڶa) Aragonese page (Republica de Macedonia) Aromanian page (Republica Machedonia; Republica ali Machedonia; Republica Ex-Iugoslavڵa ali Machedonia) Franco-Provenۅcal/Arpitan page (Rڲepublica de Macڲedonie) Asturian page (Repڳublica de Macedonia; Antigua Repڳublica Yugoslava de Macedonia; Ex Repڳublica Yugoslava de Macedonia) Guarani page (Masendoڵna; F.Y.R.O. Masendoڵna) Azerbaijani page (Makedoniya [in rom.]; Makedoniya Respublikasڌ [in rom.]; Keۅcmiۅs Yuqoslaviya Makedoniya Respublikasڌ [in rom.]) Min Nan page (Makedonija Kiڶong-hڴo-kok) Belarusian page (Рэспубліка Македонія = RЇespublika MakedoniЋiЌa) Central Bicolano page (Republika kan Masedonya) Bavarian page (Mazedonien; Makedonien; Republik Mazedonien) Breton page (Republik Makedonia; Republik Yougoslaviat Kent Makedonia) Bulgarian page (Република Македония = Republika MakedoniЋiЌa; Бивша югославска република Македония = Bivsha ЋiЌugoslavska republika MakedoniЋiЌa)
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, October 3, 2018(Macedonia. Location: Southeastern Europe, north of Greece. Geographic coordinates: 41 50 N, 22 00 E. Conventional long form: Republic of Macedonia. Conventional short form: Macedonia. Local long form: Republika Makedonija. Local short form: Makedonija. Note: the provisional designation used by the UN, EU, and NATO is the "former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia" (FYROM). Former: People's Republic of Macedonia, Socialist Republic of Macedonia. Government type: parliamentary republic)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [For 1946-1991, one of the six republics of Yugoslavia; after 1991, treated as an independent nation.]
    • [The provisional heading "Macedonia (Republic)" remains valid pending BGN approval of a form that is not provisional.]
    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1981-08-17: new
    • 2018-10-13: revised
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