New Hebrides

New Hebrides
geographical name — see Vanuatu

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • New Hebrides — New Hebrides, so v.w. Heiligen Geists Archipelagus …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • New Hebrides —   [ njuː hebrɪdiːz], englischer Name der Neuen Hebriden, Vanuatu …   Universal-Lexikon

  • New Hebrides — former name for VANUATU …   English World dictionary

  • New Hebrides — New Heb|ri|des, the the former name of ↑Vanuatu …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • New Hebrides — New Heb′rides n. geg former name of Vanuatu …   From formal English to slang

  • New Hebrides — Vanuatu Ripablik blong Vanuatu (bi) Republic of Vanuatu (en) République de Vanuatu …   Wikipédia en Français

  • NEW HEBRIDES —    (70), a group of some 30 volcanic Islands (20 inhabited) in the Western Pacific, lying W. of the Fiji Islands and NE. of New Caledonia; is nominally a possession of Britain, and inhabited by cannibals of the Melanesian race. Missionary… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • New Hebrides — former name of Vanuatu. * * * …   Universalium

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