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Male (Maldives)

LC control no.n 82095066
Descriptive conventionsrda
Geographic headingMale (Maldives)
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Geographic subdivision usageMaldives--Male
Variant(s)Maale (Maldives)
Горад Мале (Maldives)
Horad Male (Maldives)
Мале (Maldives)
Μαλέ (Maldives)
Maleo (Maldives)
מאלה (Maldives)
Maleh (Maldives)
マレ (Maldives)
Mare (Maldives)
馬累 (Maldives)
Malei (Maldives)
Associated countryMaldives
Special noteNon-Latin script references not evaluated.
Found inA Guide to Male, 1980 (subj.) t.p. (Male, Republic of Maldives)
BGN tel call, 6/25/82 (Male, ppl, 4°10ʹN, 73°30ʹE)
BGN. Foreign Names Committee report, Nov. 1997-Apr. 1998: p. 1 (FNC approved the conventional name for Male, Maldives)
BGN Foreign Names Committee minutes, Apr. 18, 1998 (former entry: Male: PPLC, 4°10ʹN 73°30E; new entry: Maale [Maldivian]; Male [conventional]: PPLC, 4°10ʹN 73°30ʹE)
Wikipedia, May 25, 2015 (Malé; capital and most populous city in the Republic of Maldives; 04°10ʹ31ʺN 073°30ʹ32ʺE) Belarusian page (Горад Мале = Horad Male; Мале = Male) Greek page (Μαλέ = Male) Esperanto page (Maleo) Hebrew page (מאלה = Maleh) Japanese page (マレ = Mare) Chinese page (馬累 = Malei)
GEOnet names server, May 25, 2015 (Male (conventional); Maale (approved); Maldives, ADM1: Maale; 04°10ʹ29ʺN, 073°30ʹ34ʺE (4.17475, 73.509394); capital of a political entity)
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