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Meaning of "New Caledonia" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF NEW CALEDONIA

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF NEW CALEDONIA

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New Caledonia is a noun.
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WHAT DOES NEW CALEDONIA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

New Caledonia

New Caledonia

New Caledonia is a special collectivity of France located in the southwest Pacific Ocean, 1,210 km east of Australia and 16,136 km east of Metropolitan France. The archipelago, part of the Melanesia subregion, includes the main island of Grande Terre, the Loyalty Islands, the Chesterfield Islands, the Belep archipelago, the Isle of Pines, and a few remote islets. The Chesterfield Islands are in the Coral Sea. Locals refer to Grande Terre as "Le Caillou". New Caledonia has a land area of 18,576 km2. The population is 256,000. The population is a mix of Kanak people, people of European descent, Polynesian people, and Southeast Asian people. The capital of the territory is Nouméa.

Definition of New Caledonia in the English dictionary

The definition of New Caledonia in the dictionary is an island in the SW Pacific, east of Australia: forms, with its dependencies, a French Overseas Country; discovered by Captain Cook in 1774; rich mineral resources. Capital: Nouméa. Pop: 264 022. Area: 19 103 sq km French name: Nouvelle-Calédonie.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE NEW CALEDONIA

New Amsterdam
New Australia
New Australian
New Bedford
new blood
New Britain
new broom
New Brunswick
New Brunswicker
new brutalism
new build
New Caledonian
New Canadian
New Castile
new chum
New Church
New Commonwealth
New Country

WORDS THAT END LIKE NEW CALEDONIA

Amazonia
ammonia
anhedonia
begonia
Caledonia
Catalonia
Cephalonia
Estonia
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Franconia
Ionia
Konia
Laconia
Livonia
Macedonia
Patagonia
pneumonia
sinfonia
Snowdonia
zirconia

Synonyms and antonyms of New Caledonia in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «New Caledonia» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF NEW CALEDONIA

Find out the translation of New Caledonia to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of New Caledonia from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «New Caledonia» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

新喀里多尼亚
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Nueva Caledonia
570 millions of speakers

English

New Caledonia
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

न्यू कैलेडोनिया
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

كاليدونيا الجديدة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Новая Каледония
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

nova Caledônia
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নতুন ক্যালেডোনিয়া
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Nouvelle-Calédonie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

New Caledonia
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Neukaledonien
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ニューカレドニア
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

뉴 칼레도니아 (New Caledonia)
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kaledonia Baru
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

New Caledonia
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

புதிய கலிடோனியா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

न्यू कॅलेडोनिया
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Yeni Kaledonya
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Nuova Caledonia
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Nowa Kaledonia
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Нова Каледонія
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

noua Caledonie
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Νέα Καληδονία
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

New Caledonia
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Nya Kaledonien
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ny-Caledonia
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «NEW CALEDONIA»

The term «New Caledonia» is very widely used and occupies the 8.277 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about New Caledonia

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NEW CALEDONIA»

Discover the use of New Caledonia in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to New Caledonia and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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New Caledonia
From camping on pristine, deserted beaches, to fine dining in the sophisticated capital, Noumea, this guidebook will help you discover all the delights of idyllic New Caledonia.
Leanne Logan, Geert Cole, 2001
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Coral Reef Ascidians of New Caledonia
Ascidians are common marine animals present on all types of substrata but abundant and highly diversified in warm oceans.
Claude Monniot, 1991
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Birds of Melanesia: Bismarcks, Solomons, Vanuatu, and New ...
The scholarship is outstanding and the text and species accounts are clear, concise, and very well written. Any birder visiting Melanesia will need this book, without doubt."--Susan Myers, author of "Birds of Borneo"
Guy Dutson, 2012
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Vanuatu and New Caledonia
Diving chapter to help find the best of the best beneath the waves. Honest assessment of resorts. Read this book before you book ! Must Dos - what not to miss, plus all the inside secrets.
‎2009
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New Caledonia Country Study Guide
New Caledonia Country Study Guide - Strategic Information and Developments
Ibp Usa, International Business Publications, USA, 2009
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Lonely Planet Vanuatu & New Caledonia
Inside Lonely Planet Vanuatu & New Caledonia Travel Guide: Colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests Insider tips save you time and ...
Lonely Planet, Jayne D'Arcy, 2012
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A Guide to 1,000 Foraminifera from Southwestern Pacific: New ...
This book gives an introduction to foraminifera, designed to be accessible to non-specialists, and summarize themain researches that have been carried out on foraminifera from New Caledonia.The main part of the guide descri-bes and ...
J. P. Debenay, Jean-Pierre Debenay, 2012
8
Rock of Contention: Free French and Americans at War in New ...
What went wrong in Free French relations with Americans during World War Two?
Munholland, 2006
9
New Zealand-New Caledonia: Neighbours, Friends, and Partners
This new work delves into the mulitfaceted relationship between the neighboring Pacific islands of New Caledonia and New Zealand.
Frédéric Angleviel, Stephen I. Levine, 2008
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New Caledonia: The Fragile Peace
The Fragile Peace George K. Tanham. Evidence that three Kanaks had been executed after the attack and that Kanak prisoners had been tortured exacerbated the racial hostility. By July, many Caldoches had been driven from their homes ...
George K. Tanham, 1990

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NEW CALEDONIA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term New Caledonia is used in the context of the following news items.
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Karate participation in next regional event in doubt
Qiolevu said the team had gone with the goal to "better their performance" from their last outing in New Caledonia. The seven gold medals won ... «Fiji Times, Jul 15»
2
PNG riches await brave businesses
Engineering and construction was taking place around extractable resources in PNG, Fiji, Solomon Islands and New Caledonia. There was ... «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
3
Call to increase athletes in an event
With the athletics team bagging seven gold medals in PNG, 3 more than the last Pacific Games held in New Caledonia, Miller says there is still ... «Fiji Times, Jul 15»
4
Paul Gauguin Cruises Sails to Fiji this Fall
The cruise line's 10-night Roundtrip Fiji Voyage sails to New Caledonia, an island with French and Melanesian cultural influences. Guests will ... «Travel Agent, Jul 15»
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Accused Winnipeg bomber faces new charges
Welding Program Instructor. College of New Caledonia, Fort Saint James ... Program Assistant. College of New Caledonia, Fort Saint James ... «Caledonia Courier, Jul 15»
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Paul Gauguin Cruises Offers Exotic Fall Fiji Voyages That Feature …
The sailing departs from Lautoka, Vitu Levu, Fiji, on October 31, 2015, and calls on Ile des Pins, New Caledonia; Noumea, New Caledonia ... «PR Newswire, Jul 15»
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History in the making for SI in Pacific Games
In 2011 New Caledonia hosted the event which saw the country still at 15th position with a total of 22 medals. However there was nil gold ... «Solomon Star, Jul 15»
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Top Eight Advance at Governor's Cup
Background: Six international teams from Australia, England, New Caledonia, and New Zealand are facing six USA teams from California and ... «Scuttlebutt Sailing News, Jul 15»
9
New Caledonia census reveal Kanak growth
Figures just released from New Caledonia's 2014 census show the Kanak population is now 39 percent of the population, with Europeans ... «Radio New Zealand, Jul 15»
10
Students experience French culture at New Caledonia
On June 26th an excited group of 24 Forbes High School students along with staff Emily Bass, Frank Ward and Anita Morrison departed ... «Forbes Advocate, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. New Caledonia [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/new-caledonia>. Nov 2020 ».
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