(Sabyah) - (Riyadh) - (Riyadh a + Mecca b) - (London a + Westminster lr + Edinburgh s + Windsor r) -

Idrisid Emirate of ASIR
[Najdi Protectorate]

Flag or logo since 1927-01-02*
Imarat al-Adarissah bi-´ASSIR : إمارة الأدارسة بعسير (ar) De facto Semi-Independent
Emblem or Symbol*

Imam and Emir Sidi Hasan bin Ali al-Idrisi al-Hasani
(ruler of ASIR since 1926-02-02)

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)
Capitals & administrative places*: Sabyah
Official & national languages: Arabic (ar) .


LOWER ASIR Emirate of LOWER ASIR  (Sabyah)

14 Divisions:

ABU ARISH ABU ARISH Region  (Abu Arish)Local: ABU ARISH  (Abu Arish)
AHAD AL MASARIHAH AHAD AL MASARIHAH Region  (Ahad Al-Masarihah)Local: AHAD AL-MASARIHAH  (Ahad Al-Masarihah)
ARIDAH ARIDAH Region  (Al-Aridah)Local: AL-ARIDAH  (Al-Aridah)
AYDABI AYDABI Region  (Al-Aydabi)Local: AL-AYDABI  (Al-Aydabi)
BAYSH BAYSH Region  (Baysh)Local: BAYSH  (Baysh)
DAIR DAIR Region  (Ad-Dair)Local: AD-DAIR  (Ad-Dair)
DAMAD DAMAD Region  (Damad)Local: DAMAD  (Damad)
DARB DARB Region  (Ad-Darb)Local: AD-DARB  (Ad-Darb)
FARASAN ISLANDS FARASAN ISLANDS Group  (Farasan Al-Seguir)Local: JUZUR FARASAN  (Farasan As-Seguir)
HARTH HARTH Region  (Al Harth)Local: AL-HARTH  (Al-Harth)
JIZZAN JIZZAN Region  (Jizzan)Local: JAZAN  (Jazan)
RAYTH RAYTH Region  (Ar-Rayth)Local: AR-RAYTH  (Ar-Rayth)
SABYAH SABYAH Region  (Sabyah)Local: SABYAH  (Sabyah)
SAMTAH SAMTAH Region  (Samtah)Local: SAMITAH  (Şāmitah)

* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2023's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

HASA AND QATIF Najdi Dominion of the Eastern Province of HASA AND QATIF  (Dammam)
HEJAZ Viceroyalty of the Kingdom of HEJAZ  (Mecca)
HEJAZ AND NEJD Kingdom of Hejaz and Sultanate of Nejd and Dependencies : HEJAZ AND NEJD [British Zone of Influence in Arabia]  (Riyadh a + Mecca b)
IKHWAN IKHWAN Brotherhood Rebellion of Mutayr led Tribes  (Al Artaweeiyah)
NAJRAN Muslim Principality of NAJRAN [Najdi Protectorate under Yemeni Suzerainty]  (Aba As-Saud)
NEJD Sultanate of NEJD  (Riyadh)

Other Territories or Entities within the 2023's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

EMPTY QUARTER Najdi Zone of EMPTY QUARTER [British Zone of Influence]  (Al Murrah)
JOWF Anizah Emirate of JOWF  (Jowf-Amir)
QATIF QATIF Governorate  (Qatif)
UPPER ASIR Najdi Protectorate of UPPER ASIR  (Abha)
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 General 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.

 General 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.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.


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