Table of Pacific Island Names

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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Caroline Islands<br>  
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Caroline Islands<br>  
 
| Ocean Islands<br>  
 
| Ocean Islands<br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| F.S.&nbsp; Micronesia<br>
 
| F.S.&nbsp; Micronesia<br>
 
|-
 
|-
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Chuuk<br>  
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Chuuk<br>  
 
| Truk<br>  
 
| Truk<br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| F.S.&nbsp; Micronesia<br>
 
| F.S.&nbsp; Micronesia<br>
 
|-
 
|-
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Pohnpei<br>  
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Pohnpei<br>  
 
| Ponape<br>  
 
| Ponape<br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
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| New Zealand<br>
 
| New Zealand<br>
 
|-
 
|-
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Rarotonga<br>  
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Rarotonga<br>  
 
| Maaroaro<br>  
 
| Maaroaro<br>  
 
| Puka<br>  
 
| Puka<br>  
 
| Cook Islands<br>
 
| Cook Islands<br>
 
|-
 
|-
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Puka Puka<br>  
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Puka Puka<br>  
 
| Danger Island<br>  
 
| Danger Island<br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
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| France<br>
 
| France<br>
 
|-
 
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Leewqrd Islands, Iles Sous le Vent<br>
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Austral Islands<br>  
| <br>
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| Tuha a Pae<br>
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| Fr. Polynesia<br>
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|-
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Marquesas Islands<br>
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| <br>
+
| Makatea<br>
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| Fr. Polynesia<br>
+
|-
+
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Society Islands<br>
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| Tahiti<br>
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| Te Mau Fenua Matai<br>
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| Fr. Polynesia<br>
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|-
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Moorea<br>
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| Eimeo, or Aimeho<br>
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| <br>
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| Society Islands<br>
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|-
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Austral Islands<br>  
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| Tubuai Is. &amp; Bass Is.<br>  
 
| Tubuai Is. &amp; Bass Is.<br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| Fr. Polynesia<br>
 
| Fr. Polynesia<br>
 
|-
 
|-
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Maria, Îles Maria<br>  
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Maria, Îles Maria<br>  
 
| Hull Island<br>  
 
| Hull Island<br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| Austral Islands<br>
 
| Austral Islands<br>
 
|-
 
|-
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Marotiri<br>  
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Marotiri<br>  
 
| Bass Rocks<br>  
 
| Bass Rocks<br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| Austral Islands<br>
 
| Austral Islands<br>
 
|-
 
|-
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Rapa, Rapa Iti<br>  
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Rapa, Rapa Iti<br>  
 
| Oparo<br>  
 
| Oparo<br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| Austral Islands<br>
 
| Austral Islands<br>
 
|-
 
|-
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Tuomotus, Tuomotu Archipelago<br>  
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Gambier Islands<br>
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| Mangareva, Pearl Island<br>
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| Mahu, Mataura, Taahueia<br>
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| Fr. Polynesia<br>
 +
|-
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Leewqrd Islands, Iles Sous le Vent<br>
 +
| <br>
 +
| Tuha a Pae<br>
 +
| Fr. Polynesia<br>
 +
|-
 +
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Marquesas Islands<br>
 +
| <br>
 +
| Makatea<br>
 +
| Fr. Polynesia<br>
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|-
 +
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Society Islands<br>
 +
| Tahiti<br>
 +
| Te Mau Fenua Matai<br>
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| Fr. Polynesia<br>
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|-
 +
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Moorea<br>
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| Eimeo, or Aimeho<br>
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| <br>
 +
| Society Islands<br>
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|-
 +
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Tuomotus, Tuomotu Archipelago<br>  
 
| Puamoto, Dangerous Ar.<br>  
 
| Puamoto, Dangerous Ar.<br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| Fr. Polynesia<br>
 
| Fr. Polynesia<br>
 
|-
 
|-
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Anaa<br>  
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Anaa<br>  
 
| Chain Island<br>  
 
| Chain Island<br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| Tuomotus<br>
 
| Tuomotus<br>
 
|-
 
|-
| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Windward Islands, Iles du Vent<br>  
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Windward Islands, Iles du Vent<br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| Raro Matai<br>  
 
| Raro Matai<br>  

Revision as of 07:11, 20 November 2008

Table of Pacific Island Names
Current name Formerly known as Native name Affiliation
Melanesia
Fiji

Viti

New Caledonia


France
Papua New Guinea



Solomon Islands



Vanuatu



Micronesia
Guam


United States
Kiribati



Marshall Islands
Ladrone Islands
Aelon Kien Ad

Federated States of Micronesia



    Caroline Islands
Ocean Islands

F.S.  Micronesia
    Chuuk
Truk

F.S.  Micronesia
    Pohnpei
Ponape

F.S.  Micronesia
Nauru



Northern Mariana Islands


United States
Palau



Wake Island


United States
Polynesia
American Samoa


United States
Cook Islands


New Zealand
    Rarotonga
Maaroaro
Puka
Cook Islands
    Puka Puka
Danger Island

Cook Islands
Easter Island, Isla de Pascua
Aku Aku
Rapa Nui, Tepito te Henua
Chile
French Polynesia


France
    Austral Islands
Tubuai Is. & Bass Is.

Fr. Polynesia
        Maria, Îles Maria
Hull Island

Austral Islands
        Marotiri
Bass Rocks

Austral Islands
        Rapa, Rapa Iti
Oparo

Austral Islands
    Gambier Islands
Mangareva, Pearl Island
Mahu, Mataura, Taahueia
Fr. Polynesia
    Leewqrd Islands, Iles Sous le Vent

Tuha a Pae
Fr. Polynesia
    Marquesas Islands

Makatea
Fr. Polynesia
    Society Islands
Tahiti
Te Mau Fenua Matai
Fr. Polynesia
        Moorea
Eimeo, or Aimeho

Society Islands
    Tuomotus, Tuomotu Archipelago
Puamoto, Dangerous Ar.

Fr. Polynesia
        Anaa
Chain Island

Tuomotus
    Windward Islands, Iles du Vent

Raro Matai
Fr. Polynesia
Hawaii


United States
New Zealand (Maori)


Niue



Pitcairn Islands


Great Britain
Samoa



Tokelau


New Zealand
Tonga



Tuvalu



Wallis and Futuna


France

Current name                                               Formerly known as                           Native name 

Maria                                                               Hull
Rapa                                                                Oparu
Maritori                                                             Bass
Gambier Islands                                                Mangareva, Pearl Island                            Mahu, Mataura, Taahueia
Akainaru                                                           Wainright
Taravai                                                              Belcher
Aukina                                                              Elson
Tubuai                                                              Austral Islands                                          Te Henua e Nana
Hawaii                                                              Sandwich Islands                                       Hava`i 


Kiribati                                                             Gilbert & Ellice Islands
Line Islands (farther east)                                   American Islands                                       Tabuaerau, Kiritimati
Christmas                                                         Fanning                                                     Kirisimati 

Banaba                                                             Ocean Island
Nauru                                                                Pleasant Island
New Caledonia                                                                                                                   Kanaky
New Zealand                                                                                                                      Aotearoa
Niue                                                                  Savage Island
Samoa                                                                                                                               Hamoa (means the Islands)
Tokelau                                                              Union Islands
Tonga                                                                 Friendly Islands
Tuvalu                                                                 Ellice Island
Vanuatu                                                              New Hebrides, Espiritu Santo                           
Tongariki                                                             Shepherd’s Island
Aoba, Pentecost, & Maewo                                  Cyclades
Wallis and Futuna                                                Hoorne Islands
Futuna                                                                Îles de home
Wallis                                                                                                                                  Uvea