Etymologie, Etimología, Étymologie, Etimologia, Etymology
@s Asien, Asia, Asie, Asia, Asia
Ort, Sitio, Lieu, Luogo, Place

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Altai (W3)

(E?)(L?) http://www.deiaco.com/~desfayes/?p=14

A range in Central Asia, culminating at 4374 m with the Yuyi Feng. From Kirghiz "altyn" = "gold" or "altaďn-uka" = "golden mountain", from its golden yellow color when lit by the sun.


Altyn Tagh (W3)

(E?)(L?) http://www.deiaco.com/~desfayes/?p=14

A range in Central Asia. From Kirghiz "altyn" = "gold" + "tagh" = "mountain".


Annapurna (W3)

(E?)(L?) http://www.deiaco.com/~desfayes/?p=14

8076 m. One of the highest summits of the Himalaya. From Nepali "Annapurna", a goddess providing abundant food; from "anna" = "food" and "purna" = "full".


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gov - Committee for Geographical Names in Australasia - CGNA

(E?)(L?) http://www.icsm.gov.au/icsm/cgna/


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APIT - Asia-Pacific Institute for Toponymy

(E?)(L?) http://www.anps.org.au/documents/March_2002.pdf

Asia Pacific Institute for Toponymy goes live.


(E?)(L?) http://www.apit.mq.edu.au/

The Asia-Pacific Institute for Toponymy has been set up at Macquarie University, Sydney, to provide support and training for toponymic work in Australasia and South-East Asia. In particular, the Institute will: Mission of the Institute
To be the acknowledged centre for training and research in technical and cultural aspects of placename studies for the countries of Australasia and South-East Asia.


(E?)(L?) http://www.apit.mq.edu.au/docs/geo_names.doc
GEOGRAPHIC NAMES AND THE ASIA-PACIFIC SPATIAL DATA INFRASTRUCTURE

(E?)(L?) http://unstats.un.org/unsd/geoinfo/ungegn/docs/8th-uncsgn-docs/crp/8th_UNCSGN_econf.94_crp.98.pdf

Asia-Pacific Institute for Toponymy


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