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us: Jerusalem


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    • us: Ierusalim
    • us: Yerushalayim
    • us: Jeruzalem
    • us: Quds
    • us: Ūrushalīm
    • us: Kuds
    • us: Kouds
    • us: Erusaghēm
    • us: Bayt al-Maqdis
    • us: Jeruzsálem
    • us: Jerusalem (Israel)
    • us: Jerusalem (Palestine)
    • us: ʻIriyat Yerushalayim
    • us: Ierousalēm
    • us: Gerusalemme
    • us: Baladīyat al-Quds
    • us: Baladīyat al-Quds al-ʻArabīyah
    • us: Jerusalem Arab Municipality
    • us: Qods (Jerusalem)
    • us: ירושלים
    • us: القدس
    • us: al-Quds
    • us: قدس
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        (naf) Cities and towns
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        (naf) Capitals (Cities)
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    • found: ʻĀbidī, H. Miḥnat Bayt al-Maqdis, 1970: t.p. (Bayt al-Maqdis)
    • found: Rapcsányi, L. Jeruzsálem, 1984: t.p. (Jeruzsálem)
    • found: al-Quds, tārīkhīyan wa-fikrīyan, c1989: added t.p. (al-Qods)
    • found: Ḳomei, A. Gormim ha-mashpiʻim ʻal biḳush ha-mayim bi-Yerushalayim, 1969: t.p. (ʻIriyat Yerushalayim ha-Maḥlaḳah le-haspaḳat mayim)
    • found: Anthologio tēs Ierousalēm, 1994: t.p. (Ierousalēm)
    • found: Gerusalemme, 1996.
    • found: Dalīl lil-khidmāt wa-al-muʼassasāt, 1991: t.p. (Baladīyat al-Quds)
    • found: Baladīyat al-Quds al-ʻArabīyah, 1993: t.p. (Baladīyat al-Quds al-ʻArabīyah) t.p. verso (Jerusalem Arab Municipality)
    • found: Erusaghēm, 1940- : cover title.
    • found: Wikipedia, Jan. 28, 2008 (Qods; Jerusalem, the largest city in Israel)
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, September 10, 2015 (under Israel: capital: Jerusalem: note - Israel proclaimed Jerusalem as its capital in 1950, but the US, like all other countries, maintains its embassy in Tel Aviv; geographic coordinates: 31 46 N, 35 14 E)
    • found: Wikipedia, September 10, 2015 (Jerusalem (Hebrew: ירושלים = Yerushalayim; Arabic: القدس = al-Quds); one of the oldest cities in the world. Israelis and Palestinians both claim Jerusalem as their capital, as Israel maintains its primary governmental institutions there and the State of Palestine ultimately foresees it as its seat of power; however, neither claim is widely recognized internationally)
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    • 1981-12-10: new
    • 2015-09-11: revised
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