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United Arab Emirates

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  • Variants

    • Federation of Arab Emirates
    • UAE (United Arab Emirates)
    • Imārāt al-ʻArabīyah al-Muttaḥidah
    • إمارات العربية المتحدة
    • Ittiḥād al-Imārāt al-ʻArabīyah
    • اتحاد الإمارات العربية
    • Ittiḥād Imārāt al-Khalīj al-ʻArabī
    • اتحاد إمارات الخليج العربي
    • Fédération des Emirats unis
    • Union des Emirats arabes
    • U.A.E. (United Arab Emirates)
    • Emirats arabes unis
    • Vereinigte Arabische Emirate
    • Arabiemiirikunnat
    • Arabiemiraattien liitto
    • Yhdistyneet arabiemiirikunnat
    • Arabiemiraatit
    • Arabiemiirikuntien liitto
    • Emiraatit
    • Förenade Arabemiraten
    • Arabemiraten
    • アラブ首長国連邦
    • Arabu Shuchōkoku Renpō
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

    • Descriptor

        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) Monarchies
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        (aat) Emirates
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        (aat) Federations
    • Associated Locale

        Middle East
    • Associated Locale

        Persian Gulf States
    • Associated Locale

        Arabian Peninsula
    • Associated Locale

        Arab countries
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    • sh91004997
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  • Earlier Established Forms

  • Sources

    • found: Sadik, M. T. Bahrain ...
    • found: Archéologie aux Emirats arabes unis, 198-:t.p. (Emirats arabes unis)
    • found: Cambridge encycl. of the Middle East and North Africa, 1988:p. 442 (United Arab Emirates, known until 1971 as the Trucial States)
    • found: ME&NA, 1981-82:p. 832 (United Arab Emirates: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ras al-Khaimah, Umm al-Quwain, Ajman, and Fujairah)
    • found: Die Migration indischer Gastarbeiter in die Vereinigten Arabischen Emirate, 2009.
    • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009(pcl; 24°00ʹ00ʺN 054°00ʹ00ʺE)
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, August 23, 2018(United Arab Emirates. Location: Middle East, bordering the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf, between Oman and Saudi Arabia. Geographic coordinates: 24 00 N, 54 00 E. Conventional long form: United Arab Emirates. Conventional short form: none. Local long form: Al Imarat al Arabiyah al Muttahidah [in roman]. Local short form: none. Former: Trucial Oman, Trucial States. Abbreviation: UAE. Government type: federation of monarchies)
    • found: YSO places, via WWW, August 23, 2018(United Arab Emirates; Finnish: Arabiemiirikunnat (preferred), variants: Arabiemiraattien liitto, Yhdistyneet arabiemiirikunnat, Arabiemiraatit, Arabiemiirikuntien liitto, Emiraatit; Swedish: Förenade Arabemiraten (preferred), variant: Arabemiraten) -
    • found: Web NDL authorities, August 23, 2018(アラブ首長国連邦 = Arabu Shuchōkoku Renpō) -
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  • Change Notes

    • 1980-04-18: new
    • 2018-08-25: revised
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