Angkor

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Angkor
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
Angkor Wat.jpg
Main complex at Angkor Wat

Teep Cultural
Criterie i, ii, iii, iv
Reference 668
UNESCO region Asie-Paceefic
Inscription history
Inscription 1992 (16t Session)
Endangered 1992–2004

Angkor (Khmer: អង្គរ, "Caipital Ceety")[1][2] wis the caipital ceety o Khmer Empire, which flourished frae approximately the 9t tae 15t centuries. Angkor wis a megaceety supportin at least 0.1% o the global population during 1010-1220. The ceety houses the magnificent Angkor Wat, ane o Cambodie's popular tourist attractions.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Headly, Robert K.; Chhor, Kylin; Lim, Lam Kheng; Kheang, Lim Hak; Chun, Chen. 1977. Cambodian-English Dictionary. Bureau of Special Research in Modern Languages. The Catholic University of America Press. Washington, D.C. ISBN 0-8132-0509-3
  2. Chuon Nath Khmer Dictionary (1966, Buddhist Institute, Phnom Penh)

Coordinates: 13°26′N 103°50′E / 13.433°N 103.833°E / 13.433; 103.833