Georgia (country)


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  • Area contained ancient kingdoms of Colchis and Iberia; taken by Rome 64 BCE; became Christian 4th century; ruled by Persia (ca. 555) and Arabs (8th century); invaded by Armenians, Mongols, and Turks (1071 and 1600); annexed to Russia 1801; part of Soviet Union from 1922; official language is Georgian.

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  • Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

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Georgia (country)

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Georgia (country)

Equivalent terms

Georgia (country)

  • UF Sakartvelo
  • UF Republic of Georgia
  • UF Georgia, Republic of

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Georgia (country)

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