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Béchar (Algeria)

LC control no.n 87101737
Descriptive conventionsrda
Geographic headingBéchar (Algeria)
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Geographic subdivision usageAlgeria--Béchar
Variant(s)Colomb-Béchar (Algeria)
Bishār (Algeria)
بشر (Algeria)
Other standard no.149014477
Associated countryAlgeria
Special noteNon-Latin script reference not evaluated.
Found inDuvollet, R. Algérie et Sahara, 1982: t.p. (Colomb-Béchar)
Phone call to BGN, 6-4-87 (Béchar, ppl. 31°37ʹN, 2°13ʹW; variant: Colomb-Béchar)
al-Munjid fī al-lughah wa-al-iʻlām, 1986: (Bishār; city in the Algerian Sahara, capital of the province (wilāyah) of al-Sāwirah)
Geographic names server, 12 June 2023 (Béchar [approved], Algeria, seat of a first-order administrative division, 31°37ʹ00ʺN, -2°13ʹ00ʺE (31.616667, -2.216667); variants: بشر [non-Roman script] = Bishar; Colomb-Béchar)
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