The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service > LC Name Authority File (LCNAF)


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  • Variants

    • Sultanate of Oman
    • ʻUmān (Sultanate)
    • Salṭanat ʻUmān
    • Muscat
    • Mascate
    • عمان
    • سلطنة عُمان
    • オマーン
    • オーマン
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        Countries (sovereign states)
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        Sultanates (administrative bodies)
    • Associated Locale

        Middle East
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    • found: GEOnet, April 29, 2004(Oman, Sultanate of [Conventional]--PCLI, 21°00ʹN 57°00ʹE, variants: ʻUman, Salţanat, ʻUmān, Oman and Muscat, Sultanate of, Oman, Musqat and Oman, Sultanate of, Muscat and Oman, Sultanate of, Muscat, Masqaţ wa ʻUmān, Salţanat, Masqat wah Oman, Sultanat, Masqat and Oman)
    • found: Columbia gaz. of the world, April 27, 2004(Oman, sultanate, SE Arabian peninsula, SE Arabian peninsula, on the Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Sea; capital: Muscat; formerly known as Muscat and Oman; anc. times known as Muzoon or Mugan; country is divided into 8 administrative regions)
    • found: Consul de France à Mascate en 1905, 1991.
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, August 22, 2018(Oman. Location: Middle East, bordering the Arabian Sea, Gulf of Oman, and Persian Gulf, between Yemen and the UAE. Geographic coordinates: 21 00 N, 57 00 E. Conventional long form: Sultanate of Oman. Conventional short form: Oman. Local long form: Saltanat Uman [in roman]. Local short form: Uman. Former: Sultanate of Muscat and Oman. Government type: absolute monarchy)
    • found: Wikipedia, August 22, 2018(Oman (Arabic: عمان‎ = ʻUmān), officially the Sultanate of Oman (Arabic: سلطنة عُمان‎ = Salṭanat ʻUmān), is an Arab country on the southeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia; 21°N 57°E)
    • found: Web NDL authorities, August 22, 2018(オマーン = Omān; variant: オーマン = Ōman) -
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  • Change Notes

    • 1981-10-22: new
    • 2018-08-23: revised
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