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Georgia (Republic)


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    • us: Republic of Georgia
    • us: Sakʻartʻvelo (Republic)
    • us: Sakʻartʻvelos Respublika
    • us: Gruzyah (Republic)
    • us: Cheorchia (Republic)
    • us: Xorxa (Republic)
    • us: Jorjia (Republic)
    • us: Gürcüstan (Republic)
    • us: Gruzie (Republic)
    • us: Gruzínská republika
    • us: Georgien (Republic)
    • us: República de Georgia
    • us: Kartvelio (Republic)
    • us: Gruzio (Republic)
    • us: Gruusia (Republic)
    • us: Georgian tasavalta
    • us: Lýðveldið Georgia
    • us: Géorgie (Republic)
    • us: Geörgje (Republic)
    • us: An tSeoirsia
    • us: tSeoirsia (Republic)
    • us: Xeorxia (Republic)
    • us: Republik Georgia
    • us: Gruzija (Republic)
    • us: Grúzia (Republic)
    • us: Pow Grousi
    • us: Gruzijas Republika
    • us: Gruzja (Republic)
    • us: Giorgia (Republic)
    • us: Gruzínsko (Republic)
    • us: Republika Gruzija
    • us: Đurđija (Republic)
    • us: Gürcistan (Republic)
    • us: Georgän (Republic)
    • us: Gjeorgjia (Republic)
    • us: Грузия (Republic)
    • us: Gruzii͡a (Republic)
    • us: Грузија (Republic)
    • us: Грузія (Republic)
    • us: Hruzii͡a (Republic)
    • us: Республіка Грузія
    • us: Respublika Hruzii͡a
    • us: Γεωργτ̔̈«”αε·α (Republic)
    • us: Gu̇rzhīstan (Republic)
    • us: Georgija (Republic)
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    • found: Avalov, Z. The independence of Georgia in international politics, 1918-1921, 1981 (subj.) CIP t.p. (Georgia)
    • found: Enc. brit., 15th ed.: v. IV, p. 488 (1917-1921 saw, successively, a Transcaucasian state ruled from Petrograd, an independent Transcaucasia, and independent Georgia)
    • found: Enc. brit., 14th ed.: v. 19, p. 820 (in Transcaucasia a local assembly was set up after the November revolution; it did not wish to secede from the Russian Republic)
    • found: Bol. sov. ėnt͡s., 3rd ed.: v. 9, p. 297 (4/22/18 Zakavkazskiĭ seĭm declared Zakavkazʹe an independent federated republic) v. 7, p. 368 (5/26/18 the Mensheviks proclaimed Georgia an independent republic; 2/18/21 Georgia was declared a Soviet Socialist Republic)
    • found: BGN. Foreign names info bull., Feb. 1992, surrogate: p. 2 (former name: Gruzinskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika [Russian]; new name: Georgia [brief], Republic of; PCL1: 42°00ʹN, 43°30ʹE)
    • found: BGN. Foreign names info bull., Sept. 1994: p. 2 (former name: Georgia [short form], Republic of: PCLI 42°00ʹN, 43°30ʹE: new name: Georgia [short form], Republic of [conventional]; Sakʻartʻvelo [Georgian short form]; Sakʻartʻvelos Respublika [Georgian long form]: PCLI 42°00ʹN, 43°30ʹE)
    • found: Univ. of Texas--REENIC. Georgian home page WWW, 02-28-97 (On 6 Nov. 96 the Republic of Georgia's Parliament suggested that their country be renamed as Georgia (Sakʻartʻvelo) in accordance with their new constitution)
    • found: Foreign names information bulletin, no. 12 (former name: Georgia, Republic of; new name: Georgia [conventional]; Sakʼartʼvelo [Georgian])
    • found: ha-Yehudim ha-Geruzim be-Gruzyah uve-Erets Yiśraʼel, 1975.
    • found: Wikipedia, Oct. 8, 2006 (Georgia (Georgian transliterated as Sakartvelo), known officially from 1990 to 1995 as the Republic of Georgia; name in other languages: Cheorchia; Xorxa; Jorjia; Geòrgia; Gürcüstan; Gruzie; Gruzínská republika; Georgien; República de Georgia; Kartvelio; Gruzio; Gruusia; Georgian tasavalta; Lýðveldið Georgia; Géorgie; Geörgje; An tSeoirsia; Xeorxia; Republik Georgia; Gruzija; Grúzia; Pow Grousi; Georgië; Gruzijas Republika; Geórgia; Gruzja; Giorgia; Gruzínsko; Gruzínska republika; Republika Gruzija; Đurđija; Gruzia; Gürcistan; Georgän; Gjeorgjia) Apr. 13, 2009 (Грузия = GruziЋiЌa; Грузија = Gruzija; Грузія = HruziЋiЌa; Республіка Грузія = Respublika HruziЋiЌa; Γεωργτ̔̈«”αε·α = GeЅorgia; GЇurzhЅistan [transliteration of Kazakh name in Cyrillic script])
    • found: Kotnik, Janko. Slovensko-angleški slovar, 1962: page 754 (Georgija: Georgia)
    • notfound: LC data base, 05-27-92 (hdg: Georgian S.S.R.)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
    • [DESCRIPTIVE USAGE: Name heading for the government for both 1917-1921 and after 1991. Use "Georgia" as qualifier for places within the country.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1982-08-31: new
    • 2018-06-15: revised
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