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Huahine Island (French Polynesia)


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    • Femme Island (French Polynesia)
    • Hermosa (French Polynesia)
    • Houahine (French Polynesia)
    • Huaheine (French Polynesia)
    • Île de la Femme (French Polynesia)
    • Île Houahine (French Polynesia)
    • Île Huahine (French Polynesia)
    • Île Mémoire (French Polynesia)
    • La Hermosa (French Polynesia)
    • Matairea (French Polynesia)
    • Mémoire Island (French Polynesia)
    • Tematatoerau (French Polynesia)
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    • found: Work cat.: 2003683920: Les sols de Moorea et des îles sous-le-vent, Archipel de la Société, Polynésie française : cartes à 1:40 000, Moorea, Huahiné, Raiatea, Tahaa, Bora Bora, 2000.
    • found: GEOnet, November 13, 2003(Huahine, isls, 16°45ʹS 151°00ʹW, French Polynesia; variants: Huahiné Island, Huahine, Ile; cites another as ppl)
    • found: Col. gaz. website, November 13, 2003(Huahine, volcanic island (area: 28 sq mi/73 sq km), Leeward group, Society Isls., Fr. Polynesia, S Pacific, 25 mi/40km E of Raiatea; consists of 2 isls. divided by isthmus, with fish-rich L. Mahiva; circumference 20 mi/32 km)
    • found: Web. geog. dict.(Huahine, one of the Leeward Is., group of Society Is., French Polynesia, S Pacific Ocean, ab. 80 mi (130 km) WNW of Tahiti; 7 mi (ll km) N to S by 4 mi (6 km) wide)
    • found: GEOnet(island; 16°45ʹ00ʺS 151°00ʹ00ʺW)
    • found: Wikipedia, Oct. 6, 2011(Huahine is an island located among the Society Islands, in French Polynesia; part of the Leeward Islands group (Îles sous le Vent); made up of two main islands surrounded by a fringing coral reef with several motu. Huahine Nui (Big Huahine) lies to the north and Huahine Iti (Little Huahine) to the south. The two islands are separated by a few hundred yards of water and joined by a sandspit at low tide; 16°44ʺS 151°00ʺW) French version (Huahine or "l'île mémoire"; also called "l'île de la femme"; formerly called Tematatoerau and Matairea)
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    • 2012-01-11: revised
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