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North Macedonia

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  • Variants

    • Republic of North Macedonia
    • Republika Severna Makedonija
    • Severna Makedonija
    • Република Северна Македонија
    • Северна Македонија
    • Maqedonia e Veriut
    • Republika e Maqedonisë së Veriut
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    • Descriptor

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        Independent political entity
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        (aat) Countries (sovereign states)
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        (aat) Nations
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        (thesoz) Nation
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        (thesoz) National state
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        (eurovocen) State
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        (stw) State
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        (aat) Parliamentary democracies
    • Associated Locale

    • Associated Locale

        Balkan Peninsula
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  • Earlier Established Forms

  • Sources

    • found: Email from Excutive Secretary, Foreign Names, U.S. Board on Geographic Names, February 15, 2019(the FNC electronic vote on the name change is approved and will be updated in the database; Republic of North Macedonia [conventional]; North Macedonia [conventional]; Republika Severna Makedonija [approved], Severna Makedonija [approved], Република Северна Македонија [non-roman script], Северна Македонија [non-roman script], PCLI, 41°40ʹ00ʺN 21°45ʹ00ʺE)
    • found: UN News (Website), viewed on February 15, 2019(UN Secretary General confirmed official notification of entry into force of Prespa Agreement; new name of North Macedonia with long version Republic of North Macedonia)
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, February 21, 2019(North Macedonia. Location: Southeastern Europe, north of Greece. Geographic coordinates: 41 50 N, 22 00 E. Conventional long form: Republic of Macedonia. Conventional short form: Macedonia. Local long form: Republika Makedonija. Local short form: Makedonija. Former: People's Republic of Macedonia, Socialist Republic of Macedonia. Government type: parliamentary republic)
    • found: Wikipedia, February 21, 2019(North Macedonia (Macedonian: Северна Македонија = Severna Makedonija; Albanian: Maqedonia e Veriut), officially the Republic of North Macedonia (Macedonian: Република Северна Македонија = Republika Severna Makedonija; Albanian: Republika e Maqedonisë së Veriut); country in the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe; 41.6°N 21.7°E)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
  • Change Notes

    • 2019-02-15: new
    • 2019-02-22: revised
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