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Guinea-Bissau


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • Ginia Bisao
    • Ginia Bisau
    • Ginia Bisau Kyōwakoku
    • Giniabisao
    • Giniabisau
    • Guiné-Bissau
    • Guinée-Bissao
    • Guinée-Bissau
    • Gvinei︠a︡-Bisau
    • Republic of Guinea-Bissau
    • República da Guiné-Bissau
    • République de la Guinée-Bissau
    • Гвинея-Бисау
    • ギニア・ビサウ共和国
    • ギニアビサウ
    • ギニアビサオ
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

        Country
    • Descriptor

        Independent political entity
    • Descriptor

        (aat) Countries (sovereign states)
    • Descriptor

        Republics
    • Descriptor

        (aat) Nations
    • Descriptor

        (thesoz) Nation
    • Descriptor

        (thesoz) National state
    • Descriptor

        (eurovocen) State
    • Descriptor

        (stw) State
    • Associated Locale

        Africa
    • Associated Locale

        Africa, West
    • Associated Locale

        Africa, Portuguese-speaking
    • Associated Locale

        Portuguese-speaking countries
  • Use For

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

  • Sources

    • found: Portugal. Agência Geral do Ultramar. Síntese monográfica da Guiné, 1972.
    • found: Anuário estatístico da educação, Ano escolar 1980/1981:t.p. (República da Guiné-Bissau)
    • found: Respublika Gvinei︠a︡-Bisau, 1990.
    • found: New York times index, Aug. 16-31, 1974(Guinea-Bissau, Republic of)
    • found: New York times index, Aug 27, 1974(Portugal begins dissolution of colonial empire in Africa with signing of agreement granting independence to Portuguese Guinea (Guinea-Bissau) on Sept. 10)
    • found: Washington post, Sept. 27, 1973(The revolutionary movement in Portuguese Guinea proclaimed its independence, Sept. 24, under the name Guinea-Bissau)
    • found: Enquête nationale sur le travail des enfants en Guinée-Bissau, 2015:title page (République de la Guinée-Bissau)
    • found: Wikipedia, August 13, 2018(Guinea-Bissau, officially the Republic of Guinea-Bissau (Portuguese: República da Guiné-Bissau); sovereign state in West Africa; 12°N 15°W)
    • found: Web NDL authorities, August 13, 2018(ギニアビサウ = Giniabisau; variants: ギニア・ビサウ共和国 = Ginia Bisau Kyōwakoku; ギニアビサオ = Giniabisao) - https://id.ndl.go.jp/auth/ndlna/00562461
    • found: UNESCO thesaurus, via WWW, August 13, 2018(Guinea-Bissau. BT Islamic countries; Portuguese speaking Africa; Small island developing states; West Africa. French: Guinée-Bissau, variant: Guinée-Bissao; Russian: Гвинея-Бисау = Gvinei︠a︡-Bisau; Spanish: Guinea-Bissau) - http://vocabularies.unesco.org/thesaurus/concept714
  • Editorial Notes

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  • Change Notes

    • 1980-07-16: new
    • 2020-06-11: revised
  • Alternate Formats