Farquhar Islands
geographical name island group NW Indian Ocean NE of Madagascar belonging to Seychelles

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Farquhar Islands — /fakwər ˈaɪləndz/ (say fahkwuhr uyluhndz) plural noun a group of islands in the Indian Ocean, part of the Seychelles …   Australian English dictionary

  • Farquhar Group — The Farquhar Group belong to the Outer Islands of the Seychelles, lying in the southwest of the island nation, more than 700 kilometres southwest the capital, Victoria, on Mahé Island. The total land area of all islands in the group is less than… …   Wikipedia

  • Farquhar — may refer to:*USS Farquhar (DE 139) *USS Farquhar (DD 304) *Farquhar Group, a group of islands that are part of the Seychelles **Farquhar Atoll, an atoll within the Farquhar GroupPeople with the surname* Anthony Farquhar, Roman Catholic bishop *… …   Wikipedia

  • Farquhar-Gruppe — Satellitenbild der Farquhar Gruppe. Oben im Bild das Providence Atoll, links daneben die Insel Saint Pierre, unten das Farquhar Atoll …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Farquhar Atoll — The Farquhar Atoll is part of the Farquhar Group of islands in the Seychelles that are part of the Outer Islands. From 1965 to the independence of the Seychelles in 1976, they were a part of the British Indian Ocean Territory. The atoll is… …   Wikipedia

  • Farquhar-Atoll — Vorlage:Infobox Insel/Wartung/Höhe fehlt Farquhar Atoll NASA Bild des Farquhar Atolls Gewässer Indischer Ozean Archipel …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Groupe Farquhar —  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Atoll Farquhar. Pour les articles homonymes, voir Farquhar. Groupe Farquhar Farquhar Group  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Highlands and Islands (Scottish Parliament electoral region) — The Highlands and Islands is one of the eight electoral regions of the Scottish Parliament which were created in 1999. Eight of the parliament s first past the post constituencies are sub divisions of the region and it elects seven of the 56… …   Wikipedia

  • Atoll Farquhar —  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Groupe Farquhar. Pour les articles homonymes, voir Farquhar. Atoll Providence Farquhar Atoll  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Culture of the Indian Ocean Islands — The culture of the Indian Ocean islands reflects the ethnic diversity, history, politics, music, dance, food, drink, arts, sports and international influences in that region. The area includes Zanzibar (Unguja and Pemba Island), Madagascar,… …   Wikipedia

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