HEJAZ  SAUDI ARABIA  Viceroyalty of the Province of HEJAZ
(Mecca) - (Riyadh) - (Mecca)

Emirate of BAHAH Province

Flag or logo since 1932-09-22*
Imarat Mintaqat AL-BAHAH : إمارة منطقة الباحة (ar)
Emblem or Symbol*

Viceroy Faisal
(ruler of HEJAZ since 1926-08-17)

King Abdul Aziz bin Saud
(ruler of SAUDI ARABIA since 1902-01-15)
Capitals & administrative places*: Bahah
Official & national languages: Arabic (ar) .

7 Territories:

AQIQ AQIQ Governorate  (Al Aqiq)Local: Muhafazah AL-AQIQ  (Al-Aqiq)
BAHAH BAHAH Governorate  (Bahah)Local: Muhafazah AL-BAHAH  (Al-Bahah)
BALJORASHI BALJORASHI Governorate  (Baljorashi)Local: Muhafazah BILJURASHI  (Biljurashi)
KILWAH KILWAH Governorate  (Kilwah)Local: Muhafazah QILWAH  (Qilwah)
MANDAG MANDAG Governorate  (Al Mandag)Local: Muhafazah AL-MANDAG  (Al-Mandag)
MUKHWAH MUKHWAH Governorate  (Al Mukhwah)Local: Muhafazah AL-MUKHWAH  (Al-Mukhwah)
QARA QARA Governorate  (Al-Qara)Local: Muhafazah AL-QARA  (Al-Qara)

* 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:

HEJAZ Viceroyalty of the Province of HEJAZ  (Mecca)
NAJRAN Muslim Principality of NAJRAN [Najdi Protectorate under Yemeni Suzerainty]  (Aba As-Saud)

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

ASIR Idrisid Emirate of ASIR  (Sabyah)
HAIL HAIL Governorate  (Hail)
JOWF Emirate of JAUF Province  (Jauf + Sekakah)
MECCA THE NOBLE Emirate of the Province of The Honored Holy City of MECCA  (Mecca)
MEDINA THE RADIANT Emirate of the Province of MEDINA THE RADIANT  (Medina The Radiant)
NEJD Province of NEJD  (Riyadh)
QASIM Emirate of QASIM Province  (Burayda)
QURAYAT Emirate of the QURAYAT Province  (Qurayat)
RIYADH Emirate of RIYADH Province  (Riyadh)
RUB AL-KHALI Province of RUB AL-KHALI [British Zone of Influence]  (Al Murrah)
SHAMMAR Province of SHAMMAR  (Hail)
SHARQUIYAH Emirate of THE EASTERN Province : Sharquiyah Province  (Dammam)
TABUK Emirate of TABUK Province  (Tabuk)
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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