MusicBrainz API / Search / AreaSearch

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Search Fields

The Area index contains the following fields you can search

aidthe area's MBID
alias(part of) any alias attached to the artist (diacritics are ignored)
area(part of) the area's name (diacritics are ignored)
areaaccent(part of) the area's name (with the specified diacritics)
beginthe area's begin date (e.g. "1980-01-22")
comment(part of) the area's disambiguation comment
endthe area's end date (e.g. "1980-01-22")
endeda boolean flag (true/false) indicating whether or not the area has ended (is no longer current)
isoan ISO 3166-1, 3166-2 or 3166-3 code attached to the area
iso1an ISO 3166-1 code attached to the area
iso2an ISO 3166-2 code attached to the area
iso3an ISO 3166-3 code attached to the area
sortnameequivalent to name (areas no longer have separate sort names)
tag(part of) a tag attached to the area
typethe area's type

If you don't specify a field, the terms will be searched for in the area field.