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  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • Republic of Tajikistan
    • Tadzhikistan
    • Таджикистан
    • Respublika Tadzhikistan
    • Tajikstan
    • Tojikiston
    • Tadschikistan
    • Jumkhurii Tojikiston
    • Tajike si tan gong he guo
    • Jumḣurii Tojikiston
    • タジキスタン
    • Tajikisutan
    • Tajiquistão‏
    • טג'יקיסטן‏
    • Ṭag'ikisṭan
    • Tadžikistan
    • Tadzjikistan
    • Tayikistán
    • República de Tayikistán
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

    • Descriptor

        Independent political entity
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        (aat) Countries (sovereign states)
    • Descriptor

        (aat) Nations
    • Descriptor

        (thesoz) Nation
    • Descriptor

        (thesoz) National state
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        (eurovocen) State
    • Descriptor

        (stw) State
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  • Use For

  • Related Terms

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

  • Sources

    • 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: LC data base, 12-31-91(hdg.: Tajik S.S.R.)
    • 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)
    • found: Wikipedia, July 30, 2018(Tajikistan (Tajik: Tojikiston, officially the Republic of Tajikistan (Tajik: Jumḣurii Tojikiston, Jumhuriyi Tojikiston [in roman]); country in Central Asia; 39°N 71°E)
    • found: Web NDL authorities, July 30, 2018(タジキスタン = Tajikisutan) -
    • found: National Library of Brazil, in VIAF, July 30, 2018(Tajiquistão)‏
    • found: National Library of Israel, in VIAF, July 30, 2018(טג'יקיסטן‏ = Ṭag'ikisṭan)
    • found: YSO places, via WWW, July 30, 2018(Tajikistan; Tadžikistan (Finnish); Tadzjikistan (Swedish)) -
    • found: Catálog BNE, via WWW, July 30, 2018(Tayikistán; used for: República de Tayikistán; Tadzhikistán; Tajikistan)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [DESCRIPTIVE USAGE: 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
    • 2018-07-31: revised
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