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    • us: Republic of Tajikistan
    • us: Tadzhikistan
    • us: Таджикистан
    • us: Respublika Tadzhikistan
    • us: Jumhurii Tojikiston
    • us: Tajikstan
    • us: Tojikiston
    • us: Tadschikistan
    • us: Jumkhurii Tojikiston
    • us: Tajike si tan gong he guo
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      • found: BGN, 12-21-91 (Tajikistan [conv.]; ADM1; 39°00ʹN 71°00ʹE; former name: Tadzhikskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika; approved by FNC)
      • found: BGN per phone, 12-31-91 (U.S. Dept. of State has not recognized Tajikistan 'de jure' as an independent political entity)
      • found: BGN. Foreign names info. bull., Feb. 1992, surrogate: p. 5(former name: Tadzhikskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika [Russian]; Tajik Soviet Socialist Republic [conventional]: ADM1; new name: Tajikistan [brief], Republic of; PCL1: 39°00ʹN, 71°00ʹE)
      • found: BGN. Foreign names info. bull., 15 Oct. 92, surrogate: p. 5 (Tajikistan [brief], Republic of [conv.]; Jumhurii Tojikiston [Tojikiston=brief])
      • found: Russia and the newly independent nations of the former USSR [MAP], March 1993: (Tajikistan)
      • found: The Central Asian states--Tajikstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, 1992: t.p. (Tajikstan)
      • found: BGN. Foreign names info. bull., 06-01-93 (former entry: Tajikistan [brief], Republic of: PCLI, 39°00ʹN, 71°00ʹE; current BGN-approved entry: Tajikistan [brief], Republic of [conv.]; Jumhurii Tojikiston [Tajik] [Tojikiston=brief]: PCLI, 39°00ʹN, 71°00ʹE)
      • found: LC Russian books file, 05-31-95 (1992-1993 hdg.: Tadzhikistan; usage: Tadzhikistan, Respublika)
      • found: CIA. Russia--admin. divisions [MAP] August, 1994: (Tajikistan)
      • found: Tadschikistan vor dem Bürgerkrieg, c1993.
      • found: The statesman's year-book, 1995-1996: p. 420 (Tajikistan; Jumkhurii Tojikiston [in rom.])
      • found: Zhonghua Renmin Gongheguo bian jie shi wu tiao yue ji. Zhong Tai juan, 2005: p.2 (Taijike si tan gong he guo)
      • found: Aktualʹnye problemy formirovanii︠a︡ grazhdanskogo obshchestva v Tadzhikistane, 2009-2010: ch. 1, t.p. (... Таджикистане = Tadzhikistane)
      • notfound: LC data base, 12-31-91 (hdg.: Tajik S.S.R.)
    • Editorial Notes

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

      • 1991-12-31: new
      • 2013-03-06: revised
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