Hegemony (/hɨˈɡɛməni/ or /ˈhɨdʒɛməni/, /hɨˈdʒɛməni/ or /ˈhɨdʒɛmoʊni/; Greek: ἡγεμονία hēgemonía, "leadership, rule") is the political, economic, or military predominance or control of one state ov...
Terminology of the British Isles
Various terms are used to describe the different (and sometimes overlapping) geographical and political areas of the islands of Great Britain, Ireland, and the smaller islands which surround them. Th...
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Chinese exonyms
When a foreign placename occurs in Chinese text, the problem arises of spelling it in Chinese characters, given the limited phonetics of Mandarin Chinese, and the possible meaning of those characters ...
Potential superpowers
A potential superpower is a state or a political and economic entity that is speculated to be, or is in the process of becoming, a superpower at some point during the 21st century. Presently, only ...
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A superpower is a state with a dominant position in international relations and is characterised by its unparalleled ability to exert influence or project power on a global scale. This is done through...
Celts (modern)
A modern Celtic identity emerged in Western Europe following the identification of the native peoples of the Atlantic fringe as Celts by Edward Lhuyd in the 18th century. Lhuyd and others equated the ...
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Great power
A great power is a sovereign state that is recognized as having the ability to exert its influence on a global scale. Great powers characteristically possess military and economic strength, as well as...
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Cultural geography
Cultural geography is a sub-field within human geography. Cultural geography is the study of cultural products and norms and their variations across and relations to spaces and places. It focuses on d...
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Estonian exonyms
Below is list of Estonian language exonyms for places in non-Estonian-speaking countries:
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A protectorate, in its inception adopted by modern international law, is an autonomous territory that is protected diplomatically or militarily against third parties by a stronger state or entity. In ...
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Ukrainian exonyms
Below is a list of Ukrainian language exonyms for places in Europe. Note that this list only includes names that are significantly different from the local toponym.
Protecting power
A protecting power is a state which somehow protects another state, and/or represents the interests of the protected state's citizens in a third state.In diplomatic usage, "protecting power" refers to...
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Small power
The international system is for the most part made up by small powers or small states. While a small power in the international system may never equal or surpass the impact of larger powers, they can ...
The term upstate may refer to the northerly portions of several U.S. states. It also can refer to parts of states that have a higher elevation, away from sea level. These regions tend to be rural; an ...
Bulgarian exonyms
This is a list of Bulgarian exonyms for places in Europe. This list includes only names that are significantly different from the local toponym.
Potamal is a technical geographical term of limnology and hydrology of the lower stretches of a stream or river. It describes the overall habitat, stability and ecology of the biomass.
The doldrums is a colloquial expression derived from historical maritime usage, in which it refers to those parts of the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean affected by the Intertropical Convergence ...
Afrikaans exonyms
Below is list of Afrikaans exonyms:
Afrikaans: Albanië
Adoption of Chinese literary culture
Chinese writing, culture and institutions were imported as a whole by Vietnam, Korea, Japan and the Ryukyus over an extended period.Chinese Buddhism spread over East Asia between the 2nd and 5th centu...
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Netherlands (toponymy)
More than one name is used to refer to the Netherlands, both in English and in other languages. Some of these names refer to different, but overlapping geographical, linguistic and political areas of ...
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English exonyms
An English exonym is a name in the English language for a place (a toponym), or occasionally other terms, which does not follow the local usage (the endonym). Exonyms and endonyms are features of all ...