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Turkmenistan


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    • Respublika Turkmenistan
    • Republic of Turkmenistan
    • Turkmenostan Respublikasy
    • トルクメニスタン
    • Torukumenisutan
    • تركمانستان
    • 土库曼斯坦
    • Tukumansitan
    • Türkmenisztán
    • 투르크메니스탄
    • T'urŭk'ŭmenisŭt'an
    • ترکمنستان
    • Turkmanistān
    • Turcomenistão
    • טורקמניסטן
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        (thesoz) National state
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    • Predecessor:--Turkmen S.S.R
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  • Sources

    • found: BGN, 12-12-91(Turkmenistan [conventional]; ADM1; 40°00ʹN 60°00ʹE; former name: Turkmenskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika; approved by FNC)
    • found: BGN per phone, 12-31-91(U.S. Dept. of State has not recognized Turkmenistan 'de jure' as independent political entity)
    • found: BGN. Foreign names info. bull., February 1992, surrogate:page 5 (former name: Turkmenskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika [Russian]; Turkmen Soviet Socialist Republic [conventional]; ADM1: new name: Turkmenistan [brief], Republic of: PCL1, 40°00ʹN, 60°00ʹE)
    • found: LC Russian books file, 04-12-95(1992-93 headings.: Turkmenistan; usage: Turkmenistan, Respublika Turkmenistan)
    • found: CIA. Russia: admin. divisions [MAP] August, 1994:(Turkmenistan)
    • found: GEOnet WWW, 06-04-96(Turkmenistan [conventional]; Turkmenistan [Turkmen], PCL1: 40°00ʹ00ʺN, 60°00ʹ00ʺE)
    • found: The statesman's year-book, 1995-1996:page 423 (Turkmenistan; Turkmenostan Respublikasy [in roman])
    • found: Wikipedia, July 27, 2018(Turkmenistan (Turkmen: Tu̇rkmenistan), formerly known as Turkmenia, is a sovereign state in Central Asia; 40°N 60°E)
    • found: Web NDL authorities, July 27, 2018(トルクメニスタン = Torukumenisutan) - https://id.ndl.go.jp/auth/ndlna/00577553
    • found: GACS, July 27, 2018(Turkmenistan. Broader Concept: Central Asia. Arabic: تركمانستان = Turkmڶanistڶan; Chinese: 土库曼斯坦 = Tukumansitan; Hungarian: Tںurkmenisztڳan; Japanese: トルクメニスタン = Torukumenisutan; Korean: 투르크메니스탄 = T'urڷuk'ڷumenisڷut'an; Persian: ترکمنستان = Turkmanistڶan; Portuguese: Turcomenistڵao) - http://id.agrisemantics.org/gacs/C214
    • found: National Library of Israel, in VIAF, July 27, 2018(טורקמניסטן = Ṭurḳmanisṭan)
    • notfound: LC data base, 12-31-91 (heading.: Turkmen S.S.R.)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [DESCRIPTIVE USAGE: Authorized access point for the government after 1991 and qualifier for places within the country.]
    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1991-12-31: new
    • 2018-07-28: revised
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