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GY

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for GUYANA.

GY

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Co-operative Republic of Guyana. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Guyanese bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Guyana. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Guyana. Each region has its own code with the prefix "GY." For example, the code for the Region of Barima-Waini is ISO 3166-2:GY-BA.
References in classic literature ?
As long as I live, the personality of Dorian Gray will dominate me.
Day after day Mowgli would lead the buffaloes out to their wallows, and day after day he would see Gray Brother's back a mile and a half away across the plain (so he knew that Shere Khan had not come back), and day after day he would lie on the grass listening to the noises round him, and dreaming of old days in the jungle.
Gray was a professional inventor, a highly competent man who had begun his career as a blacksmith's apprentice, and risen to be a professor of Oberlin.
But whether the oppressor were overawed by the Gray Champion's look, or perceived his peril in the threatening attitude of the people, it is certain that he gave back, and ordered his soldiers to commence a slow and guarded retreat.
Preceding each shower a mysterious gloom, like the passage of a shadow above the firmament of gray clouds, filters down upon the ship.
Thou art leader, Little Brother," said Gray Brother, and he licked Mowgli's foot.
He was a small, slim, clean-shaven, prim- faced man, flaxen-haired and leanjawed, between thirty and forty years of age, dressed in a gray suit and wearing a straw hat.
It would have sounded oddly to Mary, but life is gray to friendless girls, and something might have come of it.
The rain ceased and the sun began to burst out goldenly now and again between the rents in the clouds, burnishing the gray seas with copper-hued radiance, and lighting up the mists that curtained the Island's red shores with gleams of gold foretokening a fine day after all.
Hilda was back in a few moments wearing a long gray squirrel coat and a broad fur hat.
The chill of a sudden breeze upon the back of his neck drew his attention to the quarter whence it came, and turning to the east he saw a faint gray light along the horizon--the first sign of returning day.
He snatched a roll of gray stocking from the hall table and flung it into Ursula's room.