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Date of Entry into UN14 November 1945 ISO Country alpha-2-code BO
ISO Currency Code BOBISO Country alpha-3-code BOL

English
Short NameBolivia (Plurinational State of)Capital City1) La Paz; 2) Sucre
Formal Namethe Plurinational State of BoliviaCapital Inhabitants
Adjective/NationalityBolivianLanguagesSpanish; Aymará, Quechua
Note Eng.- For purposes other than alphabetical lists or name-plates, the following form should be used: the Plurinational State of Bolivia.
- In a letter dated 7 April 2009, the Chief of Protocol informed that a letter dated 31 March 2009 had been received from the Permanent Mission, informing of the change of name.
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boliviano
bolivianos
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centavo(s)

French
Short NameBolivie (État plurinational de) (l')Capital CityLa Paz; Sucre
Formal NameÉtat plurinational de BolivieCapital InhabitantsPacénien
Adjective/NationalityBolivienLanguagesespagnol; aymará; quechua
Note Frn.Nouveau nom transmis à l'ONU le 7 avril 2009.
La Paz est le siège du gouvernement et des ambassades. Sucre est la capitale constitutionnelle.
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boliviano [m.]
bolivianos
Bs
centavo(s)

Spanish
Short NameBolivia (Estado Plurinacional de) CapitalSucre
Formal NameEstado Plurinacional de BoliviaCapital Inhabitantssucrense
Adjective/NationalitybolivianoLanguagesespañol; quechua; aimara
Note Spn.DRAE: boliviano; sucrense
DRAE: la ciudad de La Paz es la sede del Gobierno
Mediante una carta enviada a la Secretaría de las Naciones Unidas, el Gobierno de Bolivia, de conformidad con el nuevo texto constitucional promulgado el 7 de febrero de 2009, decidió adoptar la nueva denominación oficial de Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia y solicitó que ésta se utilizara en todos los actos públicos y privados, en las relaciones internacionales y en toda la correspondencia oficial nacional e internacional de Bolivia.

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boliviano [m.]
bolivianos
Bs
centavo(s)

Russian
Short NameБоливия (Многонациональное Государство)Capital City1) Ла-Пас, 2) Сукре
Formal NameМногонациональное Государство БоливияCapital Inhabitants1) лапасцы; 2) сукрейцы
Adjective/Nationalityболивийский / боливиец, боливийкаLanguagesиспанский, аймара, кечуа
Note Rus.
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боливиано
боливиано
Bs
сентаво

Chinese
Short Name玻利维亚(多民族国)Capital City政府、议会所在地:拉巴斯
法定首都:苏克雷
Formal Name玻利维亚多民族国Capital Inhabitants
Adjective/Nationality玻利维亚的 / 玻利维亚人Languages西班牙语
Note Chn.
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玻利维亚诺
Bs

Arabic
Short Name
بوليفيا (دولة - المتعددة القوميات)
Capital City
لا باز؛ سوكر
Formal Name
دولة بوليفيا المتعددة القوميات
Capital Inhabitants
Adjective/Nationality
بوليفي
Languages
الإسبانية والإيمارا والكنشوا
Note Arb.
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بوليفيانو
بوليفيانوات
Bs
سنتافو (سنتافوات)