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Atlas of North Ossetia-Alania

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Цӕгат Ирыстоны Аланийы
Ceверная Осетия–Алания

Иронау Цæгат Ирыстон - Цӕгат Ирыстоны Аланийы Республикӕ[1]
Русский Северная Осетия Алания - Республика Северная Осетия–Алания[2]

Республика Северная Осетия — Алания (РСО-А, как правило, устной речи именуемая Се́верная Осе́тия) — республика в составе России, расположенная на Северном Кавказе.

English North Ossetia-Alania - Republic of North Ossetia-Alania
Republic of North Ossetia-Alania (Russian: Респу́блика Се́верная Осе́тия–Ала́ния; Ossetic: Цӕгат Ирыстоны Аланийы Республикӕ) is a federal subject of ► Russia (a republic). The direct romanization of the Russian name of the republic is Căgat Irystony Alanijy Respublikă.. Its name in Ossetic transliterates as Căgat Irystony Alanijy Respublikă. It borders in the south with the ► Georgian separatist republic of ► South Ossetia and proper ► Georgia, as well with ► Kabardino-Balkaria, ► Ingushetia and ► Chechnya.

Short name North Ossetia-Alania
Official  name Republic of North Ossetia-Alania
Status Republic of ► Russia
Capital Дзæуджыхъæу[3] (Vladikavkaz)
Владикавказ[4]
Population 710,275 inhabitants
Area 8,000 km²
Major  languages Ossetian, Russian
Major  religions Russian Orthodoxy
More information North Ossetia-Alania, Geography of North Ossetia-Alania, History of North Ossetia-Alania and Politics of North Ossetia-Alania
More  images North Ossetia-Alania - North Ossetia-Alania (Category).

General maps

RussiaNorthOssetia-Alania2007-07.png Location map of North Ossetia-Alania
Russia - Republic of North Ossetia-Alania (2008-01).svg Location map of North Ossetia-Alania
LocationNorthOssetia-Alania noscript.png Location map of North Ossetia-Alania
Chechnya and Caucasus.png Location of North Ossetia-Alania in Caucasus
Caucasus-political en.svg Location of North Ossetia-Alania in Caucasus
Caucasus region 1994.jpg Location of North Ossetia-Alania in Caucasus
Caucasus Region 26-08-08.PNG Location of North Ossetia-Alania in Caucasus
North Caucasus topographic map-fr.svg Location of North Ossetia-Alania in Caucasus
North ossetia map.png Map of North Ossetia-Alania
Ossetiedunord.svg Map of North Ossetia-Alania
North ossetia alania map.png Map of North Ossetia-Alania
North Ossetia-Alania.png Districts of North Ossetia-Alania
North Ossetia location map.svg Districts of North Ossetia-Alania
NorthOssetiaPozMap.png Position map of North Ossetia to mark precise places like villages, mountains, etc. by their coordinates.
Alan-geo-stub.svg Flag map of North Ossetia-Alania
Ossetia01.png Map of North and South Ossetia

History maps

This section holds a short summary of the history of the area of present-day North Ossetia-Alania, illustrated with maps, including historical maps of former countries and empires that included present-day North Ossetia-Alania.

Indo-Iranian origins.png Indo-Iranian origins
[[|border|251x400px]] Sarmatia in 600-150 BC
[[|border|251x400px]] Sarmatia in 600 BC
Iberia map ru.png Sarmatia in 500 BC
Ethnic Caucasia.PNG Sarmatians in Caucasus, 5th-4th century BC
Asia 323bc.jpg Sarmatians in 323 BC
Caucasus 290 BC map de alt.png Sarmatians in 290 BC
Asia 200bc.jpg Sarmatian tribes in 200 BC
Scythia-Parthia 100 BC.png Scythia and Sarmatia in 100 BC
Scythosarmlang.jpg Distribution of speakers of Scytho-Sarmatian languages, c. 100 BCE.
Caucasus 80 BC map de.png Sarmatians in 80 BC
Ptolemaic map Scythia 1598.jpg Ancient Scythia and Sarmatia (map from 1598)
Wu-sun Lage.png Alans in 200 BC - 100 AD
Asia 100bc.jpg Alans in 100 BC
Yueh-ChihMigrations.jpg Alans in the first century BC
ZhangQianTravel.jpg Alan state of Yancai (Alanliao) in the first century BC
Map of Colchis, Iberia, Albania, and the neighbouring countries ca 1770.jpg Alans in ancient Sarmatia (map from 1770)
European and Asiatic Sarmatia 1794.JPG Alans in ancient Sarmatia (map in Serbian language from 1794)
Asia 001ad.jpg Alans in 1 AD
Asia 200ad.jpg Alans in 200 AD
Caucasus 250 AD map alt de.png Alans in 250 AD
Caucasus 300 map de.png Alans in 300 AD
Caucasus 385 AD map de.png Alans in 385 AD
Asia 400ad.jpg Alans in 400 AD
Alani-map.jpg Alan migrations, 4th - 5th century
Asia 500ad.jpg Alans in 500 AD
Asia 565ad.jpg Alans in 565 AD
Caucasus 565 map de.png Alans in 565 AD
Sassanid Empire 226 - 651 (AD).GIF Sassanid Persian Empire, 226-651 AD
Sassanid Empire 620.png Sassanid Persian Empire at its greatest extent. ca. 610 CE.
Sassanid empire map.png Sassanid Persian Empire
Sassanides02.png Sassanid Persian Empire
Pontic-650-nl.PNG Alans in 650 AD
Asia 700ad.jpg Alans in 700 AD
Caucasus 750n de.png Alans within Khazaria in 750 AD
Caucasus 850 map de.png Alans within Khazaria in 850 AD
[[|border|251x400px]] Alania in 830-1020 AD
[[|border|251x400px]] Alania in 830-1020 AD
Caucasus 900 map de.png Alania in 900 AD
Caucasus 1000 map de.png Alania in 1000 AD
Caucasus 1060n map de.png Alania in 1060 AD
Alania 10 12.png Borders of modern North Ossetia (Alania) and South Ossetia compared with borders of medieval Alania (10th-12th century) - according to Ossetian historian Ruslan Suleymanovich Bzarov.
Caucasus 1090 AC de.png Alania in 1090 AD
[[|border|251x400px]] Alania in 1120 AD
David IV map de.png Alania in 1120 AD
Caucasus 1124 AC de.png Alania in 1124 AD
[[|border|251x400px]] Alania in 1184-1230 AD
[[|border|251x400px]] Alania in 1220-1245 AD
Georgia during the reign of King George V.jpg Ossetia in 1314-1346 AD
[[|border|251x400px]] Ossetia in 1450-1500 AD
[[|border|251x400px]] Ossetia in 1450-1515 AD
[[|border|251x400px]] Ossetia in 1500-1555 AD
[[|border|251x400px]] Ossetia in the late 16th century
[[|border|251x400px]] Ossetia in 1762
Güney Kafkasya 1801-1878.svg Russian border in Caucasus in 1801
Gubernias del Caucaso.png Russian provinces in Caucasus in 1905-1917
Gubernias del Caucaso - Oblast de Tersk - Imperio Ruso.png Oblast of Tersk in 1905-1917
[[|border|251x400px]] Oblast of Tersk in 1914
GASSR.png Mountain Soviet Republic in 1921
Soviet caucasus1922.png Mountain Soviet Republic in 1922
TSFSR (1928).png North Ossetia in 1928
Caucasiamapussr.gif North Ossetia within Soviet Union (1952-1991)
Osetija1956.jpg North Ossetia in 1956

Ethnic, linguistic and religious maps

Caucasus-ethnic en.svg Ethnic map of North Ossetia within Caucasus
Caucasus-ethnic volkengroepen.png Ethnic Ossetians within Caucasus
Caucasus-ethnic osseten.png Ethnic Ossetians within Caucasus
Iranian languages distribution.png Iranian languages
Iranian languages area.png Iranian languages
ModernIranianlanguageMap.jpg Iranian languages
Iranian tongues.svg Iranian languages
Iranian Language Status.png Status of Iranian languages
Caucasus-ethnic religie.png Religions in Caucasus

Politics

United Ossetia.svg Map of United Ossetia
Ossetia.jpg Map of United Ossetia
Карта спорных территорий.png Ossetian territories disputed by Ingushetia

Notes and references

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  1. Romanization: Căgat - Căgat Irystony Alanijy Respublikă.
  2. Romanization of Russian according to the BGN/PCGN standard: Severnaya Osetiya-Alaniya - Respublika Severnaya Osetiya-Alaniya. Another used romanization is the ISO 9 standard.
  3. Romanization: Dzăudzhykhbău.
  4. Romanization of Russian according to the BGN/PCGN standard: Vladikavkaz. Another used romanization is the ISO 9 standard.

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