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Switzerland


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • CH (Switzerland)
    • Confederatio Helvetica
    • Confédération de huit cantons
    • Confédération suisse
    • Confederazione svizzera
    • Confederaziun svizra
    • Eidgenossenschaft (Swiss Confederation)
    • Everlasting League
    • Four Forest Cantons
    • Helvetia
    • Helvetic Confederation
    • Lega elvetica
    • Schweiz
    • Schweizerische Eidgenossenschaft
    • Schweizerische Eidtgenossenschaft
    • Shṿaits
    • Shveĭt︠s︡arii︠a︡
    • Shveytsʻaria
    • Suisse
    • Suisu
    • Suiza
    • Sŭwisŭ
    • Sveitsi
    • Sviṭzaralaiṇḍa
    • Svizra
    • Svizzera
    • Swiss Confederation
    • Swisserland
    • Vier Waldstätte
    • Zvicra
    • Zwitserland
    • スイス
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

        Country
    • Descriptor

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

        (aat) Nations
    • Descriptor

        (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) Confederations
    • Associated Locale

        Europe
    • Associated Locale

        Europe, Central
    • Associated Locale

        Europe, Western
    • Associated Locale

        Europe, French-speaking
    • Associated Locale

        French-speaking countries
    • Associated Locale

        Europe, German-speaking
    • Associated Locale

        Europe, Italian-speaking
    • Associated Locale

        OECD countries
  • Use For

    • sh85131301
  • Has Demonym

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  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: Shaʻashuʻa ṿa-ʻalilah ve-Hare ha-Alpim, 1978:t.p. (Shṿaits [voc.])
    • found: Chăng, H. Y. Alpʻŭsŭ e pʻin kkot, 1988:t.p. (Sŭwisŭ)
    • found: Arkipelagu i diasporave shqiptare i parë nga Zvicra, 1997.
    • found: The statesman's year-book, 1995-1996:p. 1242 (Switzerland; Schweizerische Eidtgenossenschaft--Confédération suisse--Confederazione svizzera)
    • found: Condorcet, J.-A.-N. A letter from M. Condorcet, a member of the National Convention, to a magistrate in Swisserland, 1793.
    • found: Sāhityakāra kī Svisa ḍāyarī, 2016:p. 5 (Sviṭzaralaiṇḍa)
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, July 8, 2018(Switzerland. Location: Central Europe, east of France, north of Italy. Geographic coordinates: 47 00 N, 8 00 E; conventional long form: Swiss Confederation; conventional short form: Switzerland; local long form: Schweizerische Eidgenossenschaft (German); Confederation Suisse (French); Confederazione Svizzera (Italian); Confederaziun Svizra (Romansh); local short form: Schweiz (German); Suisse (French); Svizzera (Italian); Svizra (Romansh)); abbreviation: CH. Government type: federal republic (formally a confederation))
    • found: YSO places, via WWW, July 8, 2018(Switzerland; Sveitsi (Finnish); Schweiz (Swedish)) - http://finto.fi/yso-paikat/en/page/p105295
    • found: UNESCO thesaurus, via WWW, July 8, 2018(Switzerland. BT French speaking countries; OECD countries; Western Europe) - http://vocabularies.unesco.org/thesaurus/concept924
    • found: Web NDL authorities, via WWW, July 8, 2018(スイス = Suisu; variant: Switzerland) - https://id.ndl.go.jp/auth/ndlna/00871917
  • Editorial Notes

    • [URIs added to this record for the PCC URI MARC Pilot. Please do not remove or edit the URIs.]
    • [Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-08-07: new
    • 2020-06-08: revised
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