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Eritrea


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    • us: Colonia Eritrea
    • us: ʼÉretrā
    • us: GSE (Government of the State of Eritrea)
    • us: Government of the State of Eritrea
    • us: State of Eritrea
    • us: Hagere Ērtra
    • us: Ērtra
    • us: ʼArtrā
    • us: Provisional Government of Eritrea
    • us: Hagärä Ertra
    • us: إرتريا
    • us: Iritriyā
    • us: دولة إرتريا
    • us: Dawlat Iritriyā
    • us: Èritrê
    • us: Eritreya
    • us: Eritreya Dövläti
    • us: Эрытрэя
    • us: Ėrytrėi͡a
    • us: Eritreja
    • us: Država Eritreja
    • us: Еритрея
    • us: Eritrei͡a
    • us: Държава Еритрея
    • us: Dŭrzhava Eritrei͡a
    • us: Eritrejský stát
    • us: Gwladwriaeth Eritrea
    • us: Staat Eritrea
    • us: Eritrea Riik
    • us: Ερυθρατ̔̈«”αε·α
    • us: Erythraia
    • us: Κρτ̔̈«”αϐ·τος της Ερυθρατ̔̈«”αε·ας
    • us: Kratos tēs Erythraias
    • us: Estado de Eritrea
    • us: Eritreo
    • us: Eritreako Estatua
    • us: Staturin Eritrea
    • us: Érythrée
    • us: État d'Érythrée
    • us: République d'Érythrée
    • us: Eiritré
    • us: Stát na hEiritré
    • us: Steat Eritrea
    • us: Eartra
    • us: Stàir Eartra
    • us: Stato dell' Eritrea
    • us: Эритреймудин Орн
    • us: Ėritreĭmudin Orn
    • us: Эритрей
    • us: Ėritreĭ
    • us: Эритрейы Паддзахад
    • us: Ėritreĭy Paddzakhad
    • us: Iritīriyā
    • us: إرتيريا
  • Additional Information

    • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

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      • found: Geographic and global issues, Spring 1993(On April 17, 1993, Eritrea declared its independence from Ethiopia; the U.S. gov't that day recognized Eritrea as an independent state)
      • found: Africa south of the Sahara, 1993:p. 340 (In May 1991, the Eritrean People's Liberation Front established Eritrea as a de facto independent state and a provisional govt. was appointed to govern until the referendum planned for 1993; in the meantime, the EPLF moved to eradicate all traces of Ethiopian rule)
      • found: Guidance bulletin (U.S. Dept. of State. Office of the Geographer), no. 10, 7/12/93(The conventional short-form name as approved by BGN is Eritrea; the Provisional Government of Eritrea has not yet decided on a long-form name)
      • found: Phone call to Embassy of Eritrea, 10-4-93(Eritrea has 9 spoken languages; no official language; govt. uses Arabic and Tigrinya as working languages)
      • found: The statesman's yearbook, 2000:Eritrea section (Arabic and Tigrinya are the official languages)
      • found: ʼĀfāwi sena ṣeḥuf qwanqwatāt ʼArtrā, 1998.
      • found: Eritrea, 1994:p. 4 (ʼÉretrā)
      • found: Children and women in Eritrea, 1994, 1994:t.p. (logo of the Govt. of Eritrea) spine (GSE) pref. (Government of the State of Eritrea (GSE))
      • found: Education for the pastoral communities of Eritrea, 1995:t.p. (State of Eritrea)
      • found: Foreign names information bulletin, no. 12(Eritrea [Short form], State of [conventional]; Hagere Ērtra [Tigrinya] [Ērtra short form])
      • found: Investment proclamation no. 18/1991, 1992:t.p. (Provisional Government of Eritrea)
      • found: Wikipedia, July 15, 2006(Eritrea; State of Eritrea; Hagärä Ertra [in rom.])
      • found: Wikipedia, July 4, 2011(Eritrea; ʼErtrā [in rom.], Arabic: إرتريا = Iritriyڶa; Iritrڶiyڶa [in rom.]), officially the State of Eritrea; Hagere Ertra [in rom.]; دولة إرتريا = Dawlat Iritriyڶa; Dawlat Iritrڶiya [in rom.]) Franco-Provenۅcal/Arpitan page (ڲEritrڴe) Azerbaijani page (Eritreya [in rom.]; Eritreya Dںovlںati [in rom.]) Belarusian page (Эрытрэя = ЇErytrЇeЋiЌa) Bosnian page (Eritreja; DrЉzava Eritreja) Bulgarian page (Еритрея = EritreЋiЌa; Държава Еритрея = DІurzhava EritreЋiЌa) Czech page (Eritrea; EritrejskЃy stЃat) Welsh page (Eritrea; Gwladwriaeth Eritrea) German page (Eritrea; Staat Eritrea) Estonian page (Eritrea; Eritrea Riik) Greek page (Ερυθρατ̔̈«”αε·α = Erythraia; Κρτ̔̈«”αϐ·τος της Ερυθρατ̔̈«”αε·ας = Kratos tЅes Erythraias) Spanish page (Eritrea; Estado de Eritrea) Esperanto page (Eritreo) Basque page (Eritrea; Eritreako Estatua) Faroese page (Eritrea; Staturin Eritrea) French page (ЃErythrЃee; ЃEtat d'ЃErythrЃee; RЃepublique d'ЃErythrЃee) Irish page (EiritrЃe; StЃat na hEiritrЃe) Manx page (Eritrea; Steat Eritrea) Scottish Gaelic page (Eartra; StЂair Eartra) Galician page (Eritrea; Stato dell' Eritrea; Estado de Eritrea) Kalmyk page (Эритреймудин Орн = ЇEritreІimudin Orn) Ossetian page (Эритрей = ЇEritreІi; Эритрейы Паддзахад = ЇEritreІiy Paddzakhad)
      • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009(pcl; 15°00ʹ00ʺN 039°00ʹ00ʺE)
      • found: Iritīriyā, 2011
      • found: Britannica academic (Website), viewed on Jan. 23, 2018:under Eritrea (Eritrea was under British administration from 1941-September 15, 1952; it was then part of Ethiopia; in May 1991 the Eritrean People's Liberation Front assumed control; declared independent on May 24, 1993)
    • Editorial Notes

      • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
      • [DESCRIPTIVE USAGE: Includes the provisional government period, May 1991-Apr. 1993, and the current independent country.]
    • Change Notes

      • 1993-08-03: new
      • 2018-01-23: revised
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