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- Hiva-oa a.k.a. Hiva Oa is the second largest island in the Marquesas Islands, in French Polynesia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean. It is the largest island of the southern Marquesas group located at 9 45' South latitude and 139 W longitude. According to local religion, the gods created the islands as their home. Therefore all islands have names that are related with the building of a house. Hiva Oa means long ridgepole.
- also known as 希瓦瓦島
- part of Marquesas Islands
- Hiva-Oa is a commune of French Polynesia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean. The commune is in the administrative subdivision of the Marquesas Islands.
"Hiva-oa" a.k.a. "Hiva Oa" is a book by Pierre Ottino.
- also known as "Hiva Oa: glimpses of an oceanic memory"
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Encyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)
Hiva-oa, Marquezas, xxv. 416 744; of ...
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings
Hiva-oa, Marquezas, xxv. 416 Hive pox, vii ...
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