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


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • Cazaquistão
    • Ha-sa-ssu-tʻan kung ho kuo
    • Hasake si tan gong he guo
    • Kasachstan
    • Kazafusutan
    • Ḳazaḥsṭan
    • Kazak Respublikasy
    • Kazakistan
    • Kazakstan
    • Qazāqistān
    • Qazaqstan
    • Qazaqstan Respublikasy
    • Qazaqstan Respýblıkasy
    • Republic of Kazakhstan
    • Republic of Kazakstan
    • Respublika Kazakhstan
    • Республика Казахстан
    • Казахстан
    • קזחסטן
    • カザフスタン
  • 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
    • Associated Locale

        Islamic countries
  • Use For

    • sh85071821
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

  • Sources

    • found: BGN, 12-12-91(Kazakhstan [conv.]; ADM1 48⁰00ʹN 68⁰00ʹE; former name: Kazakhskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika; approved by FNC)
    • found: BGN per phone, 12-31-91(U.S. Dept. of State has not recognized Kazakhstan 'de jure' as an independent political entity)
    • found: LC data base, 01-02-92(hdg.: Kazakh S.S.R.)
    • found: BGN. Foreign names info. bull., Feb. 1992, surrogate:p. 3 (former name: Kazakhskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika [Russian]: ADM1; new name: Kazakhstan [brief], Republic of, PCL1: 48⁰00ʹN, 68⁰00ʹE)
    • found: BGN per phone, 10-19-92(approved hdg.: Kazakhstan=officially recognized independent pol. entity; variants: Qazaqstan; Qazaqstan Respublikasy)
    • found: Kasachstans schwieriger Weg in die Unabhängigkeit, c1993.
    • found: Washington Post, 10-04-95(Kazakstan, Republic of Kazakstan; Kazakhstan [on map])
    • found: LC Russian books file, 10-06-95(1993 hdgs: Respublika Kazakhstan)
    • found: Ha-sa-ssu-tʻan kung ho kuo kai kʻuang, 1992.
    • found: Foreign names information bulletin, no. 9, 15 April 1996(Kazakstan [brief], Republic of [conventional]; Qazaqstan [brief] Respublikasy [Kazakh]; PCLI, 48°00ʹN, 68°00ʹE)
    • found: BGN, 4/26/96(Kazakstan, Republic of [conventional]; Qazaqstan Respublikasy [Kazakh]; PCLI, 48°00ʹN, 68°00ʹE)
    • found: GEOnet WWW, 06-13-96(hdg.: Kazakhstan, Republic of, PCL1: 48°00ʹ00ʺN, 68°00ʹ00ʺE: ref. from Kazakstan; Qazaqatan, Respublikasy)
    • found: BGN For. names info. bull., Aug. 30, 1997(former name: Kazakstan [short], Republic of [conventional], Qazaqstan [short] Respūblīkasy [Kazakh]; new name: Kazakhstan [short], Republic of [conventional], Qazaqstan [short] Repūblīkasy [Kazakh])
    • found: Kazakhstan WWW, 09-25-97(hdg.: Kazakhstan)
    • found: Caspian region, promise and peril. National Geographic Society, May 1999:(Kazakhstan; Almaty capital until 1997; Astana (Aqmola), capital since 1997)
    • found: The statesman's year-book, 1995-1996:p. 414 (Kazakhstan; Kazak Respublikasy)
    • found: Zhonghua Renmin Gongheguo bian jie shi wu tiao yue ji, 2005:p. 2 (Hasake si tan gong he guo) p. 252 (Republic of Kazakhstan)
    • found: Kazakistan tarihi, 2007
    • found: Shāhrāh-i Resham kī jān, 2010:t.p. (Qazāqistān)
    • found: Wikipedia, July 30, 2018(Kazakhstan (Kazakh: Qazaqstan; Russian: Казахстан = Kazakhstan), officially the Republic of Kazakhstan (Kazakh: Qazaqstan Respublikasy; Qazaqstan Respýblıkasy [in roman]; Russian: Республика Казахстан = Respublika Kazakhstan); world's largest landlocked country; nation of Central Asia; officially a democratic, secular, unitary, constitutional republic; 48⁰N 68⁰E)
    • found: Web NDL authorities, July 30, 2018(カザフスタン = Kazafusutan) -
    • found: National Library of Brazil, in VIAF, July 30, 2018(Cazaquistão)
    • found: National Library of Israel, in VIAF, July 30, 2018(קזחסטן = Ḳazaḥsṭan)
  • Editorial Notes

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

    • 1992-01-02: new
    • 2020-05-18: revised
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