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Meaning of "North Island" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF NORTH ISLAND

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF NORTH ISLAND

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North Island is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES NORTH ISLAND MEAN IN ENGLISH?

North Island

North Island

The North Island or Te Ika-a-Māui is one of the two main islands of New Zealand, separated from the slightly larger but much less populous South Island by Cook Strait. The island is 113,729 square kilometres in area, making it the world's 14th-largest island. It has a population of 3,422,000. Twelve main urban areas are in the North Island. Listing from north to south, they are Whangarei, Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Rotorua, Gisborne, New Plymouth, Napier, Hastings, Whanganui, Palmerston North, and Wellington, the capital, located at the south-west extremity of the island. Approximately 77% of New Zealand's population lives in the North Island.

Definition of North Island in the English dictionary

The definition of North Island in the dictionary is the northernmost of the two main islands of New Zealand. Pop: 3 087 200. Area: 114 729 sq km.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE NORTH ISLAND

North Channel
North Country
North Dakota
North Dakotan
North Down
North East Frontier Agency
North East Lincolnshire
North Germanic
North Holland
North Island muttonbird
North Korea
North Korean
North Lanarkshire
North Lincolnshire
north of 60
North Ossetia
North Ossetian Republic
North Pole
North Rhine-Westphalia

WORDS THAT END LIKE NORTH ISLAND

Chatham Island
Christmas Island
Coney Island
desert island
Deutschland
Friesland
Gippsland
grassland
Howland Island
island
Long Island
Norfolk Island
Pitcairn Island
Prince Edward Island
Queensland
Rhode Island
South Island
Staten Island
the South Island
Vancouver Island
Wake Island

Synonyms and antonyms of North Island in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «North Island» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF NORTH ISLAND

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

Translator English - Chinese

北岛
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Isla Norte
570 millions of speakers

English

North Island
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

उत्तरी द्वीप
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الجزيرة الشمالية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Северный остров
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

North Island
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উত্তর দ্বীপ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Île du Nord
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pulau Utara
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

North Island
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

北島
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

노스 아일랜드
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pulau Utara
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

North Island
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வடக்கு தீவு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उत्तर बेट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kuzey Ada
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Isola del Nord
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Wyspa Północna
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

північний острів
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

North Island
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

North Island
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

North Island
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

North Island
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

North Island
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of North Island

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «NORTH ISLAND»

The term «North Island» is quite widely used and occupies the 37.585 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «NORTH ISLAND» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «North Island» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «North Island» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about North Island

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NORTH ISLAND»

Discover the use of North Island in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to North Island and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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North Island Designs 4: 16 New Patterns from Talented Maine ...
Sixteen patterns from 11 different designers, such as Helene Rush and Robin Hansen. Color photos of the sweaters in Maine island settings are augmented by interviews with the designers.
Chellie Pingree, 1991
2
North Island Trout Fishing Guide
With the North Island Trout Fishing Guide, you will discover all the tips and techniques you need for a successful trip to the regions famous trout fishing waters.
John Kent, 2009
3
New Zealand's North Island
Written by a native New Zealander, this guide covers every region and town, with in-depth information on the Maori culture, the remarkable places to stay and eat, vineyard tours, cooking schools, thermal springs, albatross and whale ...
Bette Flagler, 2011
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Sweaters from the Maine islands: 16 knitting patterns from ...
Here are 16 of Anderson's North Island designs sweater patterns that subtley capture the images of Maine Island life.
Chellie Pingree, Debbie Anderson, 1991
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Lonely Planet New Zealand's North Island
Inside Lonely Planet New Zealand's North Island 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, Brett Atkinson, Sarah Bennett, 2012
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San Diego's North Island, 1911-1941
San Diego's North Island is one of the most significant venues of aviation in the world.
Katrina Pescador, Mark Aldrich, 2007
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New Zealand's North Island
Inside This Book 5 authors 16 weeks on-the-road research 65 maps 16 million sheep Inspirational photos Clear, easy-to-use maps At-a-glance practical information Easy-to-read layout Comprehensive planning tools In-depth background
‎2012
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Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf: The Proceedings of ...
Genetic. diversity. in. Australasian. populations. of. crown. rust. 279. Sample number Sample identification Geographic origin Source location 1 NZs5WAITCIT New Zealand North Island (Waitakere city) 2 NZ7HAM New Zealand North Island  ...
Toshihiko Yamada, German Spangenberg, 2010
9
Caribbean Amphibians and Reptiles
“N” Endemic North Island Eleutherodactylus nortoni Endemic South Island Eleutherodactylus oxyrhynchus Endemic South Island E leutherodactylus parabates Endemic North Island Eleutherodactylux parapelates Endemic South Island ...
Brian I. Crother, 1999
10
New Zealand English
There are active volcanoes in the North Island and from time to time the country suffers from earthquakes of varying degrees of severity. Australians used to refer to New Zealand as the 'Shaky Isles'. 1.2 The geography of New Zealand New ...
Jennifer Hay, Margaret Maclagan, Elizabeth Gordon, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NORTH ISLAND»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term North Island is used in the context of the following news items.
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Naval Air Station North Island makes history
CORONADO (CNS) - Vice Adm. Nora Tyson will become the first female commander of the U.S. Third Fleet when she succeeds Vice Adm. «CBS 8 San Diego, Jul 15»
2
Logging Accident
Further updates will be posted to the North Island Gazette website. Anyone with further information can contact the North Island Gazette at ... «North Island Gazette, Jul 15»
3
North Island Brown Kiwi Genome
The North Island brown kiwi has just joined kea and rifleman in an exclusive club – birds that have had their entire genome sequenced. «Radio New Zealand, Jul 15»
4
100+ people still flooded out of North Island homes
More than a hundred people still remain out of their homes a month on from the devastating floods that caused widespread damage to ... «WeatherWatch.co.nz, Jul 15»
5
'Not enjoying all these earthquakes' - lower North Island rocked by …
The jolt cames only hours after the lower North Island had an early wake up call when a magnitude 4.2 earthquake hit the region. The shake ... «TVNZ, Jul 15»
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Travellers trapped as snow blasts central North Island
Travellers were forced to spend the night in their cars in sub zero conditions after snow closed roads through the central North Island. «Stuff.co.nz, Jul 15»
7
Snow closes roads in North Island
“A bitterly cold southerly flow covers much of the North Island, with sleety showers about eastern areas and snow falling to 200 metres,” says ... «SunLive, Jul 15»
8
Whiteout for central North Island as farmers battle to feed stock in snow
Snow has been dumped as far north as Tauranga, but the central North Island was worst hit by another New Zealand big freeze today. «TVNZ, Jul 15»
9
Wintry snow showers continue to blast central North Island
The Desert Road through the central North Island was closed due to snow and ice on Thursday as temperatures dropped below freezing ... «Waikato Times, Jul 15»
10
Snow and ice closes central North Island highways
Snow has blanketed parts of the central North Island reaching as far north as Tauranga. Snow has fallen near Wairakei, north of Taupo, where ... «Waikato Times, Jul 15»

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