USE  Macau (China : Special Administrative Region)

Macau (China : Special Administrative Region)  [a-cc-mh]  Authorities & Vocabularies

[Coded [a-mh] (Macao) before May 29, 2000]

UF    Macao


Assigned codes:

[e-bu]  Bulgaria

[e-gr]   Greece

[e-xn]  Macedonia (Republic)

Macedonia (Bulgaria)

Assigned code:

[e-bu]  Bulgaria

Macedonia (Greece)

Assigned code:

[e-gr]  Greece

Macedonia (Republic)  [e-xn]  Authorities & Vocabularies

[Coded [e-yu] (Yugoslavia) before Oct. 1992]

Macias Nguema (Equatorial Guinea)

USE  Fernando Po (Equatorial Guinea)

Madagascar  [f-mg]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Malagasy Republic

Madeira Islands  [lnma]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Madura Island (Indonesia)

Assigned code:

[a-io]  Indonesia

Maine  [n-us-me]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Mainland China

USE  China

Malagasy Republic

USE  Madagascar

Malawi  [f-mw]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Nyasaland

Malay Archipelago

Assigned code:

[as]  Southeast Asia

Malay Peninsula

Assigned codes:

[am]   Malaya

[a-th]  Thailand

Malaya  [am]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Malaysia  [a-my]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Maldives  [i-xc]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Mali  [f-ml]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    French Sudan

Sudan, French

Mali (Empire)

Assigned code:

[fw]  Africa, West

Malta  [e-mm]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Maluku (Indonesia)

Assigned code:

[a-io]  Indonesia

UF    Moluccas (Indonesia)

Malvinas Islands

USE  Falkland Islands

Man, Isle of

USE  Isle of Man

Manchuria (China)

Assigned code:

[a-cc]  China

Manitoba  [n-cn-mb]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Mariana Islands  [poxd]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

Northern Mariana Islands

Marie-Galante (Guadeloupe)

Assigned code:

[nwgp]  Guadeloupe

Maritime Provinces  [n-cnm]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Marquesas Islands (French Polynesia)

Assigned code:

[pofp]  French Polynesia

UF    Archipel des Marquises (French Polynesia)

Îles Marquises de Mendoça (French Polynesia)

Islas Marquesas de Mendoza (French Polynesia)

Mendaña (French Polynesia)

Mars (Planet)  [zma]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Red Planet

Marshall Islands  [poxe]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Martinique  [nwmq]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Maryland  [n-us-md]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Massachusetts  [n-us-ma]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Mauritania  [f-mu]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Mauritius  [i-mf]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Mayotte  [i-my]  Authorities & Vocabularies

[Coded [i-cq] (Comoros) before Mar. 1988]

McDonald Island (Heard and McDonald Islands)

Assigned code:

[i-hm]  Heard and McDonald Islands

Mediterranean Region  [mm]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Mediterranean Region, Eastern

USE  Middle East

Mediterranean Sea  [mm]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Mekong River  [ag]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Dza-chu

Lan-ts´ang Chiang

Lancang Jiang

Song Tíên Giang

Melanesia  [pome]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Melilla (Spain)

Assigned code:

[f-sh]  Spanish North Africa

Mendaña (French Polynesia)

USE  Marquesas Islands (French Polynesia)

Mercury (Planet)  [zme]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Mexico  [n-mx]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Middle America

Mexico, Gulf of  [nm]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Gulf of Mexico

Michigan  [n-us-mi]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Micronesia  [pott]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Micronesia (Federated States)  [pomi]  Authorities & Vocabularies

[Coded [pott] (Micronesia) before Mar. 1988]

UF    Federated States of Micronesia

Middle America

[Coded [cm] (Middle America) before Mar. 1988]

USE  Central America


Middle Atlantic States  [n-usl]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Middle States

Middle Congo

USE  Congo (Brazzaville)

Middle East  [aw]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Asia, Southwestern

Asia, Western

East (Near East)

Eastern Mediterranean


Mediterranean Region, Eastern


Near East

Middle States

USE  Middle Atlantic States

Middle West  [n-usc]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Midwest

North Central States


USE  Middle East

Midway Islands  [poxf]  Authorities & Vocabularies


USE  Middle West

Mindanao Island (Philippines)

Assigned code:

[a-ph]  Philippines

Minnesota  [n-us-mn]  Authorities & Vocabularies


Assigned code:

[n-xl]  Saint Pierre and Miquelon

Mississippi  [n-us-ms]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Mississippi River  [n-usm]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Missouri  [n-us-mo]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Missouri River  [n-uss]  Authorities & Vocabularies


Assigned codes:

[e-mv]  Moldova

[e-rm]   Romania

Moldavian S.S.R.

USE  Moldova

Moldova  [e-mv]  Authorities & Vocabularies

[Coded [e-ur-mv] (Moldova) before June 1998]

UF    Moldavian S.S.R.

Moluccas (Indonesia)

USE  Maluku (Indonesia)

Monaco  [e-mc]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Mongolia  [a-mp]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Mongolian People's Republic

Outer Mongolia

Mongolia (Inner Mongolia)

USE  Inner Mongolia (China)

Mongolian People's Republic

USE  Mongolia

Montana  [n-us-mt]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Montenegro  [e-mo]  Authorities & Vocabularies

[Coded [e-yu] (Yugoslavia) before April 2007]

Montserrat  [nwmj]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Moon  [zmo]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Morocco  [f-mr]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    French Morocco

Mozambique  [f-mz]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    East Africa, Portuguese German East Africa

People's Republic of Mozambique

Portuguese East Africa

Muscat and Oman

USE  Oman


USE  Burma

See also:

Geographic Area Name Sequence