TN 1 (02-93)

NL 01510.005 List of Foreign Countries/Places With Shortened Names

The chart below lists foreign countries/places that have official names of more than 22 characters. In order to meet the character limitation, the names should be shortened.

OFFICIAL NAMESHORTENED NAME
Central African RepublicCentral African Rep.
People's Republic of ChinaChina
People's Republic of the CongoCongo
Federal Republic of GermanyGermany
Republic of the Marshall IslandsMarshall Islands
Federated States of MicronesiaMicronesia
Republic of the PhilippinesPhilippines
Republic of South AfricaSouth Africa
St. Helena and DependenciesSt. Helena
St. Vincent and the GrenadinesSt. Vincent or
Grenadine Islands
People's Democratic Republic of YemenYemen
Former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaFormer Yugoslav Rep of Macedonia

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NL 01510.005 - List of Foreign Countries/Places With Shortened Names - 02/24/1993
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:02/24/1993