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Louangphabang (Laos)

LC control no.n 82062447
Descriptive conventionsrda
Geographic headingLouangphabang (Laos)
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Geographic subdivision usageLaos--Louangphabang
Variant(s)Louangphrabang (Laos)
Muang Louangphabang (Laos)
Louang Prabang (Laos)
Luang Phrabang (Laos)
Luang Prabang (Laos)
Luan Praban (Laos)
Luang Phabang (Laos)
Luang Prabang (City)
Other standard no.Q190165
Associated countryLaos
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Found inBGN 12/2/81 (Louangphrabang, PPL, 19°52ʹN, 102°08ʹE, variants: Louang Prabang; Luang Prabang; Luan Praban; Luang Phrabang)
Tan. Silapa Lāilāo Lūang Phabāng, 1990?-.
Getty Thesaurus of geographic names online, November 14, 2022 (Louangphrabang (inhabited place); UF Luang Prabang; Luan Praban; regional capital, Louangphabang (province), Laos)
Wikipedia, November 14, 2022 (Luang Phabang, or Louangphabang; commonly transliterated into Western languages from the pre-1975 Lao spelling as Luang Prabang, literally meaning "Royal Buddha Image"; city in north central Laos, consisting of 58 adjacent villages, of which 33 comprise the UNESCO Town of Luang Prabang World Heritage Site; the city is part of Luang Prabang District of Luang Prabang Province and is the capital and administrative centre of the province; 19°53ʹN 102°08ʹE)
Geographic names server, November 18, 2022 (Louangphabang (approved); Muang Louangphabang (approved); variants: Louangphrabang; Louang Prabang; Luang Phrabang; Luang Prabang; Luan Praban; seat of a first-order administrative division, ADM1 Louangphabang, Laos, latitude 19:53:36, longitude 102:09:09 (19.8933, 102.1525))
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