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Ankara (Turkey)


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    • Anakara (Turkey)
    • Ancara (Turkey)
    • Ancyra (Turkey)
    • Angiwria (Turkey)
    • Angkara (Turkey)
    • Angora (Turkey)
    • Angūriya (Turkey)
    • Anguriyah (Turkey)
    • Ankala (Turkey)
    • Ankara Büyük Şehir Belediyesi (Turkey)
    • Ankara Büyükşehir Belediyesi (Turkey)
    • Ankara Z.A. (Turkey)
    • Anḳarah (Turkey)
    • Ankaro (Turkey)
    • Ankiwria (Turkey)
    • Ankurah (Turkey)
    • Ankūriya (Turkey)
    • Ankūrīye (Turkey)
    • Ankyra (Turkey)
    • Anqara (Turkey)
    • Anqarah (Turkey)
    • Anqīra (Turkey)
    • Engüri (Turkey)
    • Engürü (Turkey)
    • Enqere (Turkey)
    • Horad Ankara (Turkey)
    • Sebastē Tektosagōn (Turkey)
    • Αγκυρα (Turkey)
    • Анкара (Turkey)
    • Горад Анкара (Turkey)
    • אנקארא (Turkey)
    • אנקרה (Turkey)
    • أنقرة (Turkey)
    • アンカラ (Turkey)
    • 安卡拉 (Turkey)
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

        Cities and towns
    • Descriptor

        Capitals (Cities)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Turkey
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  • Sources

    • found: Davey, J. Impressions of Soviet Russia ... 1929.
    • found: BGN tel. call 7/31/81(Ankara, ppl, 39⁰56ʹN 32⁰52ʹE; variants: Angora, Ankyra, Ancyra, Engüri, Anguriyah, Ankurah)
    • found: Ankara, 1985'den 2015'e, 1987:t.p. (Ankara Büyükşehir Belediyesi) pref. (Ankara Büyük Şehir Belediye ...)
    • found: Wikipedia, Mar. 1, 2011(Ankara (previously Angora)) Arabic page (أنقرة = Anqarah) Avar page (Анкара = Ankara) Banjar page (Angkara) Belarusian page (Горад Анкара = Horad Ankara) Greek page (Αγκυρα = Ankyra) Esperanto page (Ankaro) Hebrew page (אנקרה = Anḳarah) Kurdish page (Enqere [in rom.]) Latin page (Ancyra) Māori page (Anakara) Nāhuatl page (Ancara) Japanese page (アンカラ = Ankara) Yiddish page (אנקארא = Anḳara) Chinese page (安卡拉 = Ankala)
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, September 3, 2015(under Turkey: capital: Ankara; geographic coordinates: 39 56 N, 32 52 E)
    • found: Wikipedia, September 3, 2015(Ankara, formerly known as Ancyra and Angora; capital of Turkey; 39⁰56ʹN 32⁰52ʹE)
    • found: Pleiades: a gazetteer of past places, via WWW, November 20, 2019(Ancyra; Representative Point (Latitude, Longitude): 39.9628266667, 32.8197556667; Names: Ancyra (330 BC - AD 640); Angora (Ancient Greek, AD 1683 - AD 1918); Angūriya (Modern Persian, AD 1077 - AD 1307); Angūriyah (AD 1081 - AD 1204); Ankara (Turkish, 2600000 BC - AD 2000); Ankara Z.A. (Turkish, AD 1918 - AD 2000); Ankyra (Ancient Greek, 1200 BC - AD 1450); Ankūriya (AD 1258 - AD 1501); Ankūrīye (Modern Persian, AD 1258 - AD 1501); Anqara (AD 1453 - AD 1683); Anqara (Modern Standard Arabic, 1200 BC - AD 1335); Anqīra (Modern Standard Arabic, AD 650 - AD 940); Anḳara (Ottoman Turkish, AD 1453 - AD 1918); Engürü (Ottoman Turkish, AD 1300 - AD 1683); Sebastē Tektosagōn (Ancient Greek, 140 BC - AD 640)) - https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/619103
  • Editorial Notes

    • [URIs added to this record for the PCC URI MARC Pilot. Please do not remove or edit the URIs.]
    • [Old catalog heading: Ankara]
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  • Change Notes

    • 1979-01-17: new
    • 2020-05-18: revised
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