the principal island of the Society Islands, in the S Pacific. 402 sq. mi. (1041 sq. km).
an island in the S Pacific, in the Windward group of the Society Islands: the largest and most important island in French Polynesia; became a French protectorate in 1842 and a colony in 1880. Capital: Papeete. Pop: 169 674 (2002). Area: 1005 sq km (388 sq miles)
Largest island of French Polynesia, located in the south Pacific Ocean.
Note: Attracted by the Polynesian culture and spectacular climate and scenery, both Paul Gauguin and Robert Louis Stevenson lived in Tahiti and expressed its romantic allure through their works.
adjective 1. of or relating to Tahiti, its inhabitants, or their language. noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Tahiti. 3. the Polynesian language of Tahiti. adjective 1. of or relating to Tahiti or its inhabitants noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Tahiti
noun 1. a member of a North American Indian people inhabiting NW British Columbia 2. the language of this people, belonging to the Athapascan group of the Na-Dene phylum
noun 1. Lake, a lake in E California and W Nevada, in the Sierra Nevada Mountains: resort. About 200 sq. mi. (520 sq. km); 6225 feet (1897 meters) above sea level. noun 1. Lake Tahoe, a lake between E California and W Nevada, in the Sierra Nevada Mountains at an altitude of 1899 m (6229 […]
the wife of Pharaoh, who gave her sister in marriage to Hadad the Edomite (1 Kings 11:19, 20).