Nuku Hiva
geographical name island S Pacific in the Marquesas; largest in group area about 60 square miles (155 square kilometers), population 2100; chief town Taiohae

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  • Nuku-Hiva — (commune) Nuku Hiva Administration Pays France Collectivité Polynésie française Code Insee abr. 98731 Code postal 98742 Maire Mandat en cours Benoît Ka …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nuku Hiva — es la más grande de las islas Marquesas, en la Polinesia Francesa. Está situada en el grupo norte del archipiélago. Sus coordenadas son: 8°52′S 140°6′O /  8.867, 140.1 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Nuku-Hiva — la plus grande des îles Marquises (Polynésie française); 482 km²; 2 500 hab …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Nuku Hiva —   [nykyi va], die größte der Marquesasinseln, Französisch Polynesien, 482 km2, bis 1 185 m über dem Meeresspiegel, 1 500 Einwohner, mit Verwaltungssitz der Marquesasinseln, Taiohae …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Nuku Hiva — This article is about the island of Nuku Hiva. For the administrative commune which includes the island, see Nuku Hiva. Nuku Hiva …   Wikipedia

  • Nuku-Hiva — This article is about the administrative commune of Nuku Hiva. For the island of Nuku Hiva proper, see Nuku Hiva. Nuku Hiva Location of the commune (in red) within the Marquesas Islands …   Wikipedia

  • Nuku Hiva — ▪ island, French Polynesia       volcanic island of the northwestern Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia, in the central South Pacific Ocean. Nuku Hiva is the Marquesas principal island. It is also widely regarded as the most beautiful of the… …   Universalium

  • Nuku Hiva Campaign — Part of the War of 1812 The American fleet off Nuku Hiva in 1813 …   Wikipedia

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