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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Names_of_Myanmar

The country known in English as both Myanmar and Burma has undergone changes in both its official and popular names worldwide. The choice of names ...

news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/magazine/7013943.stm

Sep 26, 2007 ... Protest marches in Burma have entered a ninth day. But why is the country not known in the UK by its official name, Myanmar? The eyes of the ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2012/11/19/why-its-such-a-big-deal-that-obama-said-myanmar-rather-than-burma

Nov 19, 2012 ... Some people aren't ready to accept the name Myanmar, and thus implicitly acknowledge the government's legitimacy in changing the country's ...

www.theguardian.com/world/2012/nov/19/burma-myanmar-obama-name-visit

Nov 19, 2012 ... US president Barack Obama sidesteps political storm by referring to former pariah as both Burma and Myanmar.

www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/myanmar.htm

Official Name: Pyidaungzu Myanma Naingngandaw short form: Myanma int'l long form: Republic of the Union of Myanmar int'l short form: Myanmar formerly, but ...

www.quora.com/Why-did-Myanmar-change-its-name-from-Burma

This is an interesting sociolinguistic issue. Actually both words have the same etymological origin. The difference is the register, i.e. the Burmese language may  ...

www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/1958/02/burmese-names/306818

Burmese names are often very confusing to foreign visitors because we do not necessarily hand down family surnames from generation to generation and ...

www.insideasiatours.com/insideburma/blog/2016/09/08/burma-or-myanmar

Sep 8, 2016 ... Most Westerners are surprised to learn that in fact, Burma has pretty much always used both names. The Burmese language (like many Asian ...

www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2011/12/02/143049567/why-burma-why-myanmar-why-both

Dec 2, 2011 ... "Since 1989 the military authorities in Burma have promoted the name Myanmar as a conventional name for their state; the U.S. Government ...