Fiji
geographical name islands SW Pacific E of Vanuatu constituting (with Rotuma Island) an independent dominion of the Commonwealth of Nations capital Suva (on Viti Levu) area 7055 square miles (18,272 square kilometers), population 715,735 • Fijian adjective or noun

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  • Fiji — [fē′jē] country occupying a group of islands (Fiji Islands) in the SW Pacific, north of New Zealand: member of the Commonwealth: 7,078 sq mi (18,332 sq km); pop. 715,000; cap. Suva …   English World dictionary

  • Fiji —   [ fiːdʒiː, englisch], Inselstaat im südwestlichen Pazifik, Fidschi …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Fiji — → Fiyi …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Fiji — For other uses, see Fiji (disambiguation). Republic of Fiji Matanitu ko Viti  (Fijian) Fijī Ganarājya फ़िजी गणराज्य   (Fiji Hindi) …   Wikipedia

  • Fiji — /fee jee/, n. 1. an independent archipelago of some 800 islands in the S Pacific, N of New Zealand, composed of the Fiji Islands and a smaller group to the NW: formerly a British colony, now a member of the Commonwealth of Nations. 792,441; 7040… …   Universalium

  • Fiji — <p></p> <p></p> Introduction ::Fiji <p></p> Background: <p></p> Fiji became independent in 1970 after nearly a century as a British colony. Democratic rule was interrupted by two military coups in… …   The World Factbook

  • Fiji — Dieser Artikel befasst sich mit dem Inselstaat Fidschi. Die gleichnamige Sprache findet Erläuterung im Artikel Fidschi (Sprache). Republic of Fiji Islands Matanitu Tu Vaka i koya ko Viti फ़िजी गणराज्य (Hindustani) Republik Fidschi Inseln …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fiji — Fidji Republic of the Fiji Islands (en) Matanitu Tu Vaka i koya ko Viti (fj) फ़िजी …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fiji — La República de las Islas Fiji se encuentra al este de Vanuatu, oeste de Tonga y al sur de Tuvalu. * * * VER Fidji * * * o Fidji ofic. República de Fiji País y archipiélago situado en el océano Pacífico sur. Está ubicado al este de Vanuatu y al… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Fiji — noun an independent state within the British Commonwealth located on the Fiji Islands • Syn: ↑Republic of Fiji • Derivationally related forms: ↑Fijian • Instance Hypernyms: ↑country, ↑state, ↑land …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fiji — /fiˈdʒi/ (say fee jee), /ˈfidʒi/ (say feejee) noun 1. a republic consisting of an archipelago of over 300 islands in the south western Pacific, the largest islands being Viti Levu and Vanua Levu; a British colony before independence in 1970; a… …   Australian English dictionary

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