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Porto-Novo (Benin)

LC control no.n 80165057
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Geographic headingPorto-Novo (Benin)
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Geographic subdivision usageBenin--Porto-Novo
Variant(s)Porto-Novo, Benin
Porto-Novo (Dahomey)
Adjachè-Ilé (Benin)
Adjacé (Benin)
Hogbonou (Benin)
Associated countryBenin
Found inSéminaire national sur l'éducation des adultes au Dahomey (1974 : Porto-Novo, Benin). Moyens d'une meilleure utilisation des établissements scolaires et non scolaires à cette fin, 1974?: t.p. etc. (Porto-Novo)
BGN info, 4-4-85 (Porto-Novo, ppl., 6°29ʹN, 2°37ʹE; no variants; capital of Benin; Dahomey was former name of country)
Le royaume Yorouba de Adjachè-Ilé (Porto-Novo), 2005: t.p. (Adjachè-Ilé (Porto-Novo))
Wikipedia, May 1, 2012 (Porto-Novo; also known as: Hogbonou and Adjacé; official capital of Benin and was the capital of French Dahomey)
The world factbook, via WWW, September 23, 2015 (under Benin: capital: Porto-Novo (official capital); note - Cotonou (seat of government); geographic coordinates: 6 29 N, 2 37 E)
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