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Sultanate of NEJD

Flag or logo since 1926-01-08
Saltanat NAJD : سلطنة نجد (ar) De facto Semi-Independent
Emblem or Symbol

Sultan Abdul Aziz bin Saud
(ruler of HEJAZ AND NEJD since 1902-01-15)

King George V
(ruler of UNITED KINGDOM since 1910-05-06)
Capital:Riyadh - (Ar-Riyadh)
Official languages: Arabic (ar) .


NEJD Sultanate of NEJD  (Riyadh)

17 Mainland Divisions:

AFIF AFIF Settlement  (Afif)Local: Hijra ''AFIF  (''Afif)
AL HAREEG AL HAREEG Region  (Al-Hareeg)Local: AL-HARIQ  (Al-H̨arīq)
AL-AFLAJ AL-AFLAJ Region  (Al-Aflaj)Local: AL-AFLAJ  (Al-Aflaj)
ALGHAT ALGHAT Governorate  (Alghat)Local: Muhafazah AL-GH''AT : صفحة الغاط (ar)  (Al-Gh''at)
BANU TAMIM BANU TAMIM Region  (Hotat Bani Tamim)Local: BANU TAMIM  (Hawtat Bani Tamim)
DURMA DURMA Region  (Durma)Local: DHURMA  (Dhurma)
DUWADIMI DUWADIMI Region  (Duwadimi)Local: AD-DUWADIMI  (Ad-Duwadimi)
GWAYIYYAH GWAYIYYAH Region  (Al-Gway''iyyah)Local: AL-QUWAYIIYAH  (Al-Quway''iyah)
HURAYMILA HURAYMILA Region  (Huraymila)Local: HURAYMLA  (Huraymla)
JEBEL SHAMMAR JEBEL SHAMMAR Province  (Hail)Local: Imarat JABAL SHAMMAR : إمارة جبل شمر (ar)  (Hãil)
KHARJ KHARJ Region  (Kharj)Local: AL-KHARJ  (Al-Kharj)
MUZAHIMIYA MUZAHIMIYA Region  (Al-Muzahimiyah)Local: AL-MUZAHIMIYAH  (Al-Muzahmiyyah)
QASIM QASIM Province  (Burayda)Local: Mintaqah AL-QASSIM : محافظة القاسم (ar)  (Buraydah)
RIYADH Region of RIYADH  (Riyadh)Local: Mintaqah AR-RIYADH : منطقة الرياض (ar)  (Ar-Riyadh)
TARMADA TARMADA Region  (Tarmada)Local: THARMADA  (Tharmada''a)
THADIG THADIG Region  (Thadig)Local: THADIQ  (Thadiq)
WADI HANIFA WADI HANIFA Region  (Diriyah)Local: WADI HANIFA  (Ad-Dir''iyyah)

1 Largely Autonomous or Semi-Independent Polity

HASA AND QATIF Najdi Dominion of the Eastern Province of HASA AND QATIF  (Dammam) Sultan Abdul Aziz bin Saud

2 Territories:

JOWF Anizah Emirate of JOWF  (Jowf-Amir)Local: Imarat AL-JAWF : إمارة الجوف (ar)  (Al-Jawf Amir)
UPPER ASIR Najdi Protectorate of UPPER ASIR  (Abha)Local: Najdi ASIR ASH-SHAML : محمية عسير (ar)  (Abha)

3 Condominiums:

EMPTY QUARTER British Zone of Influence of the Najdi EMPTY QUARTER  (Al Murrah)Local: EMPTY QUARTER Zone (en) + Ar-RUB AL-KHALI : الربع الخالي (ar)  (Al-Murrah)
KUWAITI-NEJDI NEUTRAL ZONE KUWAITI-NEJDI NEUTRAL ZONE Area  (Khafji)Local: KUWAITI-NEJDI NEUTRAL ZONE Area (en) + KUWAYTI-AL-NAJDI Al-Mintaqah Mahaadh : كويتية النجدي المنطقة المحايدة (ar)  (Al-Khafji)
NEJD-IRAQI NEUTRAL ZONE Co-Administration of NEJD-IRAQI NEUTRAL ZONE  ((Uqayr))Local: Co-Administration of NAJD-IRAQI NEUTRAL ZONE (en) + HUDUD NAJDI-IRAQI : المنطقة المحايدة نجد عراقي (ar)  ((Uqair))

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2020's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

HASA AND QATIF Najdi Dominion of the Eastern Province of HASA AND QATIF  (Dammam)
HEJAZ Kingdom of HEJAZ  (Mecca)
HEJAZ AND NEJD Kingdom of Hejaz and Sultanate of Nejd and Dependencies : HEJAZ AND NEJD [British Zone of Influence]  (Riyadh + Mecca)
LOWER ASIR Idrisid Emirate of ASIR  (Sabyah)
NAJRAN Najdi Protectorate of the Muslim Principality of NAJRAN under Yemeni Suzerainty  (Aba As-Saud)
WASHM Ikhwan Principality of WASHM  (Al Artaweeiyah)

Other Territories or Entities within the 2020's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

EMPTY QUARTER British Zone of Influence of the Najdi EMPTY QUARTER  (Al Murrah)
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 Main 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.
   *, 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.

 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 website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

   * others are added according to the consulted entity.


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