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


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • Jierjisi gong he guo
    • Jumhūrī-i Qirqīzistān
    • Kirghizia
    • Kirgisia
    • Kirgisien
    • Kirgisistan
    • Kirgizii︠a︡
    • Kirgizistan
    • Kirgiziya
    • Kirgizstan
    • Kirugisu
    • Kirugisutan
    • Kuruguzu
    • Kuruguzusutan
    • Kyrghyzstan
    • Kyrgyz Republic
    • Kyrgyz Respublikasy
    • Kyrgyzskai︠a︡ Respublika
    • Kyrgyzskaya Respublika
    • Kyrgyzstan Respublikasy
    • Qirghiz Respublikasi
    • Qīrghīzistān
    • Qırğız Respublikası
    • Qırğızstan
    • Qirqīzistān
    • Republic of Kyrgyzstan
    • Respublika Kyrgyzstan
    • Кыргыз Республикасы
    • Кыргызстан
    • Кыргызская Республика
    • Киргизия
    • キルギス
    • キルギスタン
    • クルグズ
    • クルグズスタン
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

    • Descriptor

        Independent political entity
    • Descriptor

    • Descriptor

        (aat) Countries (sovereign states)
    • Descriptor

        (aat) Nations
    • Descriptor

        (thesoz) Nation
    • Descriptor

        (thesoz) National state
    • Descriptor

        (eurovocen) State
    • Descriptor

        (stw) State
    • Associated Locale

    • Associated Locale

        Asia, Central
    • Associated Locale

        Former Soviet republics
  • Use For

    • sh85072520
  • Has Demonym

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

  • Sources

    • found: Selʹskoe khozi︠a︡ĭstvo Kyrgyzstana, No. 1 (1991), surrogate(Respubliki Kyrgyzstana, Kyrgyzstan)
    • found: BGN, 12-12-91(Kyrgyzstan [conv.]; ADM1 41°00ʹN 75°00ʹE; variant Kirghizia; former name: Kirgizskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika; approved by FNC)
    • found: BGN per phone, 12-31-91(U.S. Dept. of State has not recognized Kyrgyzstan 'de jure' as an independent political entity)
    • found: LC data base, 12-31-91(hdg.: Kirghiz S.S.R.)
    • found: Perspektivy razvitii︠a︡ mashinostroenii︠a︡ v Kyrgyzstane, 1991:cover (Respubliki Kyrgyzstan)
    • found: BGN. Foreign names info. bull., Feb. 1992, surrogate:p. 3 (former name: Kirgizskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika [Russian]; ADM1: new name: Kyrgyzstan [brief], Republic of: PCL1; 41°00ʹN, 75°00ʹE)
    • found: For. Names Info. Bulletin, Dec. 1993, surrogate:p. 41 (Kyrgyzstan [short form]; Kyrgyz Republic [conventional long form]; Kyrgyzstan Respublikasy [Kirghiz long form]: PCLI, 41°00ʹN, 75°00ʹE; should be changed to Kyrgyzstan [short form]; Kyrgyz Republic [conventional long form]; Kyrgyz Respublikasy [Kirghiz long form]: PCLI, 41°00ʹN, 75°00ʹE)
    • found: Kyrghyzstan, 1992.
    • found: Wirtschaftliche und politische Beziehungen Russlands ... c1995:cover (Kirgisien)
    • found: aZhonghua Renmin Gongheguo bian jie shi wu tiao yue ji. Zhong Ji juan, 2005:p. 1 (Jierjisi gong he guo) p. 87 (Kyrgyz Republic)
    • found: Dah sāl-i ravābiṭ bayn-i Jumhūrī-i Islāmī-i Īrān va Jumhūrī-i Qirqīzistān, 2004.
    • found: Wikipedia, July 29, 2018(The Kyrgyz Republic (Kyrgyz: Кыргыз Республикасы = Kyrgyz Respublikasy, translit. Qırğız Respublikası [in roman]; Russian: Кыргызская Республика = Kyrgyzskai︠a︡ Respublika, tr. Kyrgyzskaya Respublika [in roman]; Uzbek: Qirghiz Respublikasi, translit. Qirg'iz Respublikasi [in roman]), or simply Kyrgyzstan, and also known as Kirghizia (Kyrgyz: Кыргызстан = Kyrgyzstan, translit. Qırğızstan [in roman]; Russian: Киргизия = Kirgizii︠a︡, tr. Kirgiziya [in roman]), is a sovereign state in Central Asia; 41°N 75°E)
    • found: Web NDL authorities, July 29, 2018(キルギス = Kirugisu; variants: クルグズスタン = Kuruguzusutan; クルグズ = Kuruguzu; キルギスタン = Kirugisutan) -
    • found: YSO places, via WWW, July 29, 2018(Kyrgyzstan; Kirgisia, Kirgisistan (Finnish); Kirgizistan, Kirgisien (Swedish)) -
  • Editorial Notes

    • [URIs added to this record for the PCC URI MARC Pilot. Please do not remove or edit the URIs.]
    • [DESCRIPTIVE USAGE: Access point for the government after 1991 and qualifier for places within the country.]
    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1991-12-31: new
    • 2020-06-16: revised
  • Alternate Formats