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


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • Colónia de Moçambique (Portugal)
    • Mo-san-pi-kʻo
    • Moçambique
    • Mosambiek
    • Mosambik
    • Mozambico
    • Mozambik
    • Msumbiji
    • Narodnai︠a︡ Respublika Mozambik
    • NR Mozambik
    • NRM (Mozambique)
    • People's Republic of Mozambique
    • Province de Mozambique (Portugal)
    • Província de Moçambique (Portugal)
    • República de Moçambique
    • República Popular de Moçambique
    • State of Mozambique
    • Volksrepublik Mosambik
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

    • Descriptor

        Independent political entity
    • Descriptor

        (aat) Countries (sovereign states)
    • Descriptor

    • Descriptor

        (aat) Nations
    • Descriptor

        (thesoz) Nation
    • Descriptor

        (thesoz) National state
    • Descriptor

        (eurovocen) State
    • Descriptor

        (stw) State
    • Associated Locale

    • Associated Locale

        Africa, Southern
    • Associated Locale

        Africa, Eastern
    • Associated Locale

        Africa, Portuguese-speaking
    • Associated Locale

        Portuguese-speaking countries
  • Use For

  • Has Demonym

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

  • Sources

    • found: Col. Lipp. gaz. 1956(Mozambique, Moçambique, or Portuguese East Africa)
    • found: Pol. hdbk. of the world, 1980(Mozambique, People's Republic of Mozambique, República Popular de Moçambique)
    • found: US Off. of Geog. Gaz. of conventional names, 1977(Mozambique, Peoples Republic of (conv.); República Popular de Moçambique (Port.))
    • found: I︠A︡kovlev, V. S. Mozambik, 1980:t.p. (Mozambik) p. 5 (Narodnai︠a︡ Respublika Mozambik (NRM), founded 1975)
    • found: Call to BGN, 6/30/81(For. Names Committee in 1974 called it the State of Mozambique; its official name is People's Republic of Mozambique)
    • found: Van Aswegen, H.J. Die geskiedenis van Mosambiek:t.p. (Mosambiek)
    • found: Die Verfassungen von Angola und Mosambik, c1978:t.p. (Mosambik) p. 5 (Volksrepublik Mosambik)
    • found: Sŭvet za prav. i tran. na geog. im. (Bulgaria). Spisŭk na transkribiranite geografski imena ot NR Mozambik, 1984.
    • found: Mayoka, J.M.M. Utenzi wa vita wya uhuru wa Msumbiji, c1978(1981 printing)
    • found: Freitas, A.J. de. A geologia e o desenvolvimento económico ... 1959:t.p. (Província de Moçambique)
    • found: Its Statut politico-administratif de la Province de Mozambique, 1973.
    • found: Encyc. Brit., 15th ed.(Mozambique: formerly Portuguese East Africa)
    • found: Mozambico, c1992.
    • found: Stateman's year-book, 1994-1995:p. 973 (Mozambique; República de Moçambique; became a province of Portugal, June 1951, previously a colony ; transitional government toward independence estab. Sept. 1974; independence achieved June 1975)
  • Editorial Notes

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

    • 1981-10-20: new
    • 2020-06-11: revised
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