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England


  • [In 1536 Wales was united with England to form England and Wales. In 1707 Scotland was united with England and Wales to form Great Britain.]
  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • Angleterre
    • Anglii︠a︡
    • Inghilterra
    • Engeland
    • Inglaterra
    • Anglija
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

        Country
    • Descriptor

        (aat) Countries (sovereign states)
    • Associated Locale

        Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        Europe
    • Associated Locale

        Europe, Western
  • Use For

    • sh85043260
  • Later Established Forms

  • Has Demonym

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: Enc. Brit., 15th ed.(Wales united politically, administratively, and economically with England by the Act of Union of 1536)
    • found: Rancy, C. Fantastique et décadence en Angleterre, 1890-1914, c1982:t.p. (Angleterre)
    • found: Skripnikova, L.V. Ot koloniĭ k suverenitetu, 1985:t.p. (Anglii) p. (Anglii︠a︡)
    • found: De Paola, F. Il carteggio del napoletano Jacopo Antonio Marta ... 1984:t.p. (Inghilterra)
    • found: Smedts, M. Engeland, 1964.
    • found: Irazusta, J. La monarquía constitucional en Inglaterra, 1970.
    • found: Slovensko-angleški slovar, 1962:page 752 (Anglija: England)
    • found: Wikipedia, June 27, 2019(England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. It shares land borders with Wales to the west and Scotland to the north; The country covers five-eighths of the island of Great Britain, which lies in the North Atlantic, and includes over 100 smaller islands, such as the Isles of Scilly and the Isle of Wight; 51°30ʹN 0°7ʹW)
  • General Notes

    • [In 1536 Wales was united with England to form England and Wales. In 1707 Scotland was united with England and Wales to form Great Britain.]
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Heading for England valid as a jurisdiction before 1536 only. Use "(England)" as qualifier for places (16.2.2.10) and for nongovernment bodies (11.13.1.3).]
  • Change Notes

    • 1982-02-15: new
    • 2019-06-28: revised
  • Alternate Formats