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INDIA  UNITED KINGDOM  INDIA State
  
(New Delhi a + Simla s) - (London a + Westminster lr) - (New Delhi a + Simla s)

Autonomous Province of UNITED PROVINCES

Flag or logo since 1947-07-22*
Province of UNITED PROVINCES (en)
Emblem or Symbol*

Viceroy Lord Louis Mountbatten
(ruler of INDIA since 1947-03-24)

King George VI
(ruler of UNITED KINGDOM since 1936-12-11)
 
 
 
 
Capitals & administrative places*: Lucknow
(Lucknow)
Official & national languages: English (en) .




2 Territories:

AGRA Province of AGRA  (Agra)Local: Province of AGRA  (Agra)
OUDH Province of OUDH  (Lucknow)Local: Province of OUDH  (Lucknow)




* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

CENTRAL INDIA AND GWALIOR CENTRAL INDIA AND GWALIOR Agency [Princely States under British Indian Suzerainty]  (Indore)
GWALIOR GWALIOR Residency  (The Residency of Gwalior)
HYDEBABAD HYDERABAD Residency [British Protectorate of the Princely State of Hyderabad and Berar]  (Hyderabad a + Bolarum r)
INDIA INDIA State  (New Delhi a + Simla s)
JAMMU AND KASHMIR Princely State of JAMMU AND KASHMIR [British Indian Protectorate]  (Jammu w + Srinagar s)
MYSORE Kingdom of MYSORE [British Residency]  (Bangalore)
RAJPUTANA RAJPUTANA Agency [Princely States under British Indian Suzerainty]  (Mount Abu)
SIKKIM Autonomous Kingdom of SIKKIM [British Protectorate]  (Gangtok)
TRAVANCORE Kingdom of TRAVANCORE  (Trivandrum)


Other Territories or Entities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

AHMADIYA AHMADIYYA Muslim Community  (Qadian)
AJMER-MERWARA-KEKRI Commissioner´s Province of AJMER-MERWARA-KEKRI  (Ajmer)
AKALKOT Princely State of AKALKOT  (Akalkot)
ALWAR ULWAR Agency : Alwar Agency  (Ulwar)
AMBLIARA Princely State of AMBLIARA  (Ambliara)
AMINDIVE ISLANDS AMINDIVE ISLANDS Group  (Amini)
ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLANDS Commissionner´s Province of ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLANDS  (Port Blair)
ANGEDIVA ISLAND Governorate of ANGEDIVA ISLAND [Enclave]  (Anjediva)
ASSAM Autonomous Province of ASSAM  (Gauhati)
AUNDH Princely State of AUNDH  (Aundh)
BAGHAL Princely State of BAGHAL  (Arki)
BAGHAT Princely State of BAGHAT  (Bhoch)
BALSON Princely State of BALSON  (Ghodna)
BANAS KANTHA BANAS KANTHA States  (Banaskantha)
BANGANAPALLE Princely State of BANGANAPALLE [British Protectorate]  (Banganapalle)
BANSDA Princely State of BANSDA  (Bansda)
BANSWARA Princely State of BANSWARA [British Protectorate]  (Banswara)
BARAUNDHA Princely State of Pathar Kachhar : BARAUNDHA State  (Baraundha)
BARODA WESTERN INDIA AND GUJARAT BARODA WESTERN INDIA AND GUJARAT STATES Residency  (Baroda)
BARODA-GAEKWAR Gaekwar Princely State of BARODA [British Protectorate]  (Baroda)
BEEJA Princely State of BEEJA  (Beeja)
BEJA Princely State of BEJA  (Beja)
BENGAL STATES BENGAL STATES Agency  ((Calcutta))
BHADERWAH BHADERWAH Estate  (Bhaderwah)
BHAISAUNDA Chaube Jagir State of BHAISAUNDA  (Bhaisaunda)
BHAJJI Princely State of BHAJJI [British Protectorate]  (Suni)
BHARATPORE Kingdom of BHARATPUR [British Protectorate of the Princely Jat State of Bharatpur]  (Deeg)
BHOPAAL Princely State of BHOPAL [British Protectorate]  (Bhopal)
BHOPAL BHOPAL Agency  (Bhopal)
BHOPAWAR BHOPAWAR States  (Bhopawar)
BHOR Princely State of BHOR  (Bhor)
BIHAR Autonomous Province of BIHAR  (Patna)
BIKANER BIKANER Agency  (Bikaner)
BILASPUR Princely BILASPUR Kelhur State  (Bilaspur)
BOMBAY Autonomous Province of BOMBAY  (Bombay)
BUNDELKHAND BUNDELKHAND Agency  (Nowgong)
BUNDI Princely State of BUNDI [British Protectorate]  (Bundi)
BUSHAHR BUSHAHR State  (Sarahan)
BUSSAHIR Princely State of BUSSAHIR  (Sarahan)
CENTRAL PROVINCES AND BERAR Autonomous Province of CENTRAL PROVINCES AND BERAR  (Nagpur)
CHAMBA Princely State of CHAMBA [British Protectorate]  (Chamba)
CHANDERNAGORE French Settlement of CHANDERNAGORE  (Chandernagore)
CHHATTISGARH STATES CHHATTISGARH STATES Agency  ((Raipur))
CHINENI CHINENI Estate  (Chineni)
CHOTA NAGPUR STATES CHOTA NAGPUR Agency  (Seraikella)
COCHIN Princely State of COCHIN [British Protectorate]  (Tripunithura + Trichur + Cochin)
COOCH BEHAR Princely State of COOCH BEHAR [British Protectorate]  (Cooch Behar)
COORG Commissioner´s Province of COORG  (Mercara)
CUTCH CUTCH Agency  (Bhuj)
DADA-SIBA Princely State of DADA-SIBA  (Siba)
DADRA DADRA Parish [Enclave]  (Dadra)
DAMAO Portuguese District of DAMAO  (Damao)
DARKOTI Princely State of DARKOTI [British Protectorate]  (Darkoti)
DECCAN STATES DECCAN STATES Agency  (Satara)
DECCAN STATES AND KOLHAPUR Deccan States Agency and Kolhapur Residency : DECCAN STATES AND KOLHAPUR  (Kolhapur)
DELATH Tributary State of DELATH  (Delath)
DELHI Commissioner´s Province of DELHI  (Delhi)
DEWANGIRI DEWANGIRI Area  (Dewangiri)
DEWAS JUNIOR Princely State of DEWAS JUNIOR BRANCH [British Protectorate]  (Dewas)
DEWAS SENIOR Princely State of DEWAS SENIOR BRANCH [British Protectorate]  (Dewas)
DHADI Tributary State of DHADI  (Dhadi)
DHAMI Princely State of DHAMI  (Halog)
DHAR Princely State of DHAR [British Protectorate]  (Dhar)
DHARAMPUR Princely State of DHARAMPUR [British Protectorate]  (Dharampur)
DHOLPUR Kingdom of DHOLPUR [British Protectorate of the Princely State of Dholpur]  (Dholpur)
DIU Governorate of the Portuguese District of DIU ISLAND  (Diu)
DUJANA Princely State of DUJANA  (Dujana)
DUNGARPUR Princely State of DUNGARPUR [British Protectorate]  (Dungarpur)
EASTERN CENTRAL INDIA Eastern States of CENTRAL INDIA Agency  (Maihar)
EASTERN RAJPUTANA STATES EASTERN RAJPUTANA STATES Agency  (Bharatpore)
EASTERN STATES EASTERN STATES Residency  ((Calcutta))
FARIDKOT Princely State of FARIDKOT [British Protectorate]  (Faridkot)
FRENCH SETTLEMENTS IN INDIA French Overseas Territory of the FRENCH SETTLEMENTS IN INDIA  (Pondicherry)
GOA GOA Portuguese Overseas Province  (New Goa)
GUNDH Tributary State of GUNDH  (Gundh)
GWALIOR-SCINDIA Princely Scindia State of GWALIOR  (Laskar)
HARAOTI AND TONK HARAOTI AND TONK Agency  (Deoli)
HOLKAR Holkar Princely State of INDORE [British Protectorate of Holkar State]  (Indore)
ICHALKARANJI Princely State of ICHALKARANJI  (Ichalkaranji)
IDAR Princely State of IDAR  (Idar)
INDORE INDORE Residency  (Indore)
JAFARABAD Tributary State of JAFARABAD  (Jafarabad)
JAIPUR JAIPUR Residency  (Jaipur)
JAISALMER Princely State of JAISALMER [British Protectorate]  (Jaisalmer)
JAMMU JAMMU Division  (Jammu)
JANJIRA JANJIRA State  (Janjira)
JANJIRA AND JAFARABAD Princely State of JANJIRA AND JAFARABAD [British Protectorate]  (Janjira)
JAORA Princely State of JAORA [British Protectorate]  (Jaora)
JASO Princely State of JASO  (Jaso)
JATH Princely State of JATH  (Jath)
JAWHAR Princely State of JAWHAR  (Jawhar)
JHALAWAR Princely State of JHALAWAR [British Protectorate]  (Jhalawar)
JIND Princely State of JIND [British Protectorate]  (Jind)
JODHPUR Princely State of JODHPUR [British Protectorate]  (Jodhpur)
JUBBAL Princely State of JUBBAL [British Protectorate]  (Deorah)
JUBBAL-DEORAH JUBBAL State  (Deorah)
JULLUNDUR JULLUNDUR Division  (Jullundur)
JUNAGADH Princely State of JUNAGADH [British Protectorate]  (Junagadh)
JUNGA Princely State of KEONTHAL  (Junga)
KALSIA Princely State of KALSIA  (Chhachhrauli)
KAMBAY Princely State of KAMBAY  (Kambay)
KAMTA-RAJAULA Chaube Jagir State of KAMTA-RAJAULA  (Kamta-Rajaula)
KANGRA-LAMBAGRAON KANGRA-LAMBAGRAON Estate  (Lambagraon)
KAPURTHALA Princely State of KAPURTHALA [British Protectorate]  (Kapurthala)
KARIKAL French Settlement of KARIKAL  (Karikal)
KAROLI Princely State of KAROLI [British Protectorate]  (Karoli)
KASHI Princely Kashi State of BENARES [British Protectorate]  (Ramnagar)
KASHMIR KASHMIR Division  (Srinagar)
KATHIAWAR KATHIAWAR Agency  (Rajkot)
KEONTHAL Princely State of KEONTHAL  (Junga)
KHANDESH KHANDESH States  (Jalgaon)
KHANETI Tributary State of KHANETI  (Deori Khaneti)
KHASI STATES Federation of the KHASI STATES  (Shillong)
KISHANGARH Princely State of KISHANGARH [British Protectorate]  (Kishangarh)
KOLABA KOLABA Agency  (Kolaba)
KOLHAPUR Princely State of KOLHAPUR [British Protectorate]  (Kolhapur)
KOTAH Princely State of KOTAH [British Protectorate]  (Kotah)
KOTAH-JHALAWAR KOTAH-JHALAWAR Agency  (Kotah)
KOTHI Princely State of KOTHI  (Kothi)
KOTI Tributary State of KOTI  (Koti)
KUMHARSAIN Princely State of KUMHARSAIN  (Kumharsain)
KUNIHAR Princely State of KUNIHAR  (Kunihar)
KUTCH Princely State of KUTCH [British Protectorate]  (Bhuj)
KUTHAR Princely State of KUTHAR  (Kuthar)
KUTLEHAR KUTLEHAR Estate  (Bangana)
LACCADIVE AMINDIVE AND MINICOY ISLANDS LACCADIVE AMINDIVE AND MINICOY ISLANDS Group  (Kavaratti)
LACCADIVE ISLANDS LACCADIVE ISLANDS Group  (Kavaratti)
LOHARU Princely State of LOHARU [British Protectorate]  (Loharu)
MADHAN Tributary State of MADHAN Estate : Kiari Estate  (Kiari)
MADRAS Autonomous Province of MADRAS  (Madras)
MADRAS STATES MADRAS STATES Agency  (Madras)
MAHE French Settlement of MAHE  (Mahe)
MAHISUR Princely State of the Kingdom of MYSORE  (Bangalore)
MAIHAR Princely State of MAIHAR  (Maihar)
MAKRAI Princely State of MAKRAI  (Makrai)
MALERKOTLA Princely State of MALERKOTLA [British Protectorate]  (Maler Kotla)
MALWA MALWA Agency  (Mandsour + Neemuch)
MALWA STATES MALWA States  (Mandsour + Neemuch)
MAMDOT MAMDOT Estate  (Mamdot)
MANDI Princely State of MANDI  (Mandav Nagar)
MANGAL Princely State of MANGAL [British Protectorate]  (Kandhar)
MANIPUR Kingdom of MANIPUR [Agency of the Princely State of Manipur within Assam]  (Imphal)
MAYURBHANJ Princely State of MAYURBHANJ  (Mayurbhanj)
MEGUAL Bombay Enclave of MEGUAL  (Megual)
MEHLOG Princely State of MEHLOG [British Protectorate]  (Patta)
MEWAR MEWAR Residency  (Udaipur)
MINICOY ISLANDS MINICOY ISLANDS Group  (Minicoy)
NABHA Princely State of NABHA [British Protectorate]  (Nabha)
NAGAR-AVELI NAGAR AVELI County  (Silvassa)
NAGODH Princely State of NAGODH  (Nagodh)
NALAGARH Princely State of NALAGARH [British Protectorate of the State of Hindur]  (Nalagarh)
NORTH GUJARAT STATES NORTH GUJARAT Group of States  (Pethapur)
NORTH KONKAN NASIK AND KHANDESH NORTH KONKAN NASIK AND KHANDESH Group of States  (Nasik)
NORTH-EAST FRONTIER North-East Frontier Tracts : NEFT  ((Shillong))
ORCHA Princely State of ORCHA  (Orcha)
ORISSA Autonomous Province of ORISSA  (Cuttack)
ORISSA STATES ORISSA STATES Agency  (Sambalpur)
PAHRA Chaube Jagir State of PAHRA  (Pahra)
PALANPUR Princely State of PALANPUR [British Protectorate]  (Palanpur)
PALDEO Chaube Jagir State of PALDEO  (Paldeo)
PANTH-PIPLODA Province of PANTH-PIPLODA  (Kharua)
PARTABGARH Princely State of PARTABGARH [British Protectorate]  (Partabgarh)
PATAUDI Princely State of PATAUDI  (Pataudi)
PATIALA Princely State of PATIALA [British Protectorate]  (Patiala)
PHALTAN Princely State of PHALTAN  (Phaltan)
PIPLODA Princely State of PIPLODA  (Piploda)
PONDICHERRY French Settlement of PONDICHERRY  (Pondicherry)
POONA POONA Agency  (Poona)
PORTUGUESE INDIA Portuguese Overseas Province of INDIA [Governorate-General of the Portuguese State of India]  (New Goa)
PUDUKKOTTAI Princely State of PUDUKKOTTAI [British Protectorate]  (Pudukkottai)
PUNJAB HILL STATES Punjab Hill States Agency : PUNJAB HILLS  ((Simla))
RAJKOT Princely State of RAJKOT [British Protectorate]  (Rajkot)
RAJPIPLA Kingdom of RAJPIPLA [British Protectorate of the Princely State of Rajpipla]  (Rajpipla)
RATESH Tributary State of RATESH : State of Kot  (Kot-Ratesh)
RATLAM Princely State of RATLAM [British Protectorate]  (Ratlam)
RAWINGARH Tributary State of RAWINGARH  (Rawingarh)
REWA KANTHA REWA KANTHA Agency  (Godhra)
REWAH Princely State of REWAH [British Protectorate]  (Rewah)
SABAR KANTHA SABAR KANTHA Agency  ((Ahmednagar))
SACHIN Princely State of SACHIN  (Sachin)
SANDUR Princely State of SANDUR [British Protectorate]  (Sandur)
SANGLI Princely State of SANGLI [British Protectorate]  (Sangli)
SANGRI Princely State of SANGRI  (Sangri)
SAVANUR Princely State of SAVANUR [British Protectorate]  (Savanur)
SAWANTWADI Kingdom of SAWANTWADI [British Protectorate]  (Sawantwadi)
SENTINEL ISLANDS SENTINEL ISLANDS Group  (Sentinelese Town)
SEROHI Princely State of SEROHI [British Protectorate]  (Serohi)
SHAHPURA Estate of SHAHPURA State  (Shahpura)
SHAILANA Princely State of SHAILANA  (Shailana)
SIMLA HILL STATES Simla Hill States Agency : SIMLA HILLS  ((Simla))
SIRMUR Princely State of SIRMUR [British Protectorate]  (Sirmur)
SITAMAU Princely State of SITAMAU  (Deven)
SOHAWAL Princely State of SOHAWAL  (Sohawal)
SOUTH GUJARAT STATES SOUTH GUJARAT Group of States  (Dharampur)
SOUTH KONKAN AND DHARWAR SOUTH KONKAN AND DHARWAR Group of States  (Dharwar)
STOK Ladakhi STOK Estate Vassal of Jammu and Kashmir  (Stok)
SUKET Princely State of SUKET  (Sundarnagar)
SURGANA Princely State of SURGANA  (Surgana)
TARANGAGADH TARANGAGADH Agency  (Reni)
TARAON Chaube Jagir State of TARAON  (Taraon)
TEHRI GARHWAL Princely State of TEHRI GARHWAL [British Protectorate]  (Tehri)
TELANGANA Vetti Chakiri Movement : Communist Rebellion in TELANGANA Region  (Nalgonda)
THAROCH Princely State of THAROCH [British Protectorate]  (Tharoch)
THEOG Tributary State of THEOG  (Theog)
TONK Princely State of TONK [British Protectorate]  (Tonk)
TRIPURA Princely State of TRIPURA [British Protectorate]  (Agartala)
UDAIPUR-MEWAR Princely State of UDAIPUR-MEWAR [British Protectorate]  (Udaipur)
ULWAR Kingdom of ULWAR [British Protectorate of the Princely State of Alwar]  (Ulwar)
WESTERN CENTRAL INDIA Western States of CENTRAL INDIA Agency  (Indore)
WESTERN KATHIAWAR Kathiawar States : WESTERN KATHIAWAR Agency  (Rajkot)
WESTERN RAJPUTANA WESTERN RAJPUTANA STATES Agency  (Dungarpur)
WESTERN RAJPUTANA STATES WESTERN RAJPUTANA STATES Residency [Marwar]  (Jodhpur)
YANAON French Settlement of YANAON  (Yanaon)
ZANGLA ZANGLA Kingdom  (Zangla)
ZANSKAR AND PADUM ZANSKAR AND PADUM Kingdom  (Padum)
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 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

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