Society Islands

The Society Islands are an archipelago located in the South Pacific Ocean. Politically, they are part of , an overseas country of the French Republic.

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lies in the . It is the largest of the 118 islands and atolls that comprise . Photo: london, CC BY 2.0.

is the capital city of , an overseas collectivity of the in the Pacific Ocean. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a volcanic island in the Society Islands archipelago of . Photo: Hervé, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is an island in the Society Islands archipelago, a few kilometers off the northwest coast of . Photo: Jens Bludau, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is one of the Society Islands. is unique among the Tahitian Islands. Photo: Calahan59, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an island located among the Society Islands, in , an overseas territory of in the Pacific Ocean. Photo: NASA, Public domain.

is a small coral atoll with a volcanic island in its midst. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Society Islands

Latitude of center
-17.1757° or 17° 10' 32.4" south
Longitude of center
-150.3863° or 150° 23' 10.7" west
Geo­Names ID
4033681

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Geselskapseilande
  • Arabic: Kapuropod-an Sociètè
  • Arabic: جزر الجمعية
  • Armenian: Ընկերության կղզիներ
  • Asturian: Islles de la Sociedá
  • Azerbaijani: Cəmiyyət adaları
  • Basque: Sozietate uharteak
  • Belarusian: Астравы Таварыства
  • Bosnian: Društvena ostrva
  • Breton: Enezeg ar Gevredigezh
  • Breton: Inizi ar Gevredigezh
  • Bulgarian: Дружествени острови
  • Catalan: Illes de la Societat
  • Catalan: illes de la Societat
  • Cebuano: Society Islands
  • Chinese: Société Kûn-tó
  • Chinese: 社会群岛
  • Chinese: 社會群島
  • Chinese: 索晒厄替群島
  • Croatian: Archipel de la Société
  • Croatian: Društveni otoci
  • Croatian: Îles de la Société
  • Czech: Ostrovy Společnosti
  • Czech: Society Islands
  • Czech: Společenské ostrovy
  • Czech: Îles de la Société
  • Danish: Selskabsøerne
  • Dutch: Archipel de la Societe
  • Dutch: Archipel de la Société
  • Dutch: Genootschapseilanden
  • Esperanto: Societa Insularo
  • Estonian: Seltsisaared
  • Finnish: Seurasaaret
  • Finnish: Society Islands
  • French: Archipel de la Société
  • French: Iles de la Société
  • French: Society Islands
  • French: Îles de la Societe
  • French: Îles de la Société
  • Galician: Illas da Sociedade
  • Georgian: საზოგადოების კუნძულები
  • German: Gesellschafts-Inseln
  • German: Gesellschaftsinseln
  • German: Iles de la Societe
  • German: Îles de la Société
  • Greek: Εταιρείας Νήσοι
  • Greek: Νήσοι Σοσιετέ
  • Hebrew: איי החברה
  • Hebrew: איי סוסייטה
  • Hungarian: Társaság-szigetek
  • Hungarian: Îles de la Société, Archipel de la Société
  • Icelandic: Félagseyjar
  • Indonesian: Kepulauan Masyarakat
  • Indonesian: Kepulauan Society
  • Italian: Isole della Società
  • Japanese: ソシエテ諸島
  • Kirghiz: Коом аралдары
  • Korean: 소시에테 제도
  • Latin: Insulae Societatis
  • Latvian: Biedrības salas
  • Lithuanian: Bendrijos salos
  • Lithuanian: Draugijos salos
  • Lithuanian: Visuomenės salos
  • Macedonian: Друштвени Острови
  • Malay: Kepulauan Masyarakat
  • Marathi: सोसायटी द्वीपसमूह
  • Min Nan Chinese: Société Kûn-tó
  • Northern Frisian: Selskapseilunen
  • Norwegian: Selskapsøyene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Selskapsøyene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Îles de la Société
  • Occitan (post 1500): Illas de la Societat
  • Persian: جزایر انجمن
  • Polish: Wyspy Towarzystwa
  • Portuguese: Arquipélago da Sociedade
  • Portuguese: História das ilhas da sociedade
  • Portuguese: Ilhas da Sociedade
  • Portuguese: Ilhas da sociedade
  • Romanian: Arhipelagul Societății
  • Romanian: Arhipelagul societăţii
  • Romanian: Arhipeleagul Societăţii
  • Romanian: Arhipeleagul Societății
  • Romanian: Insulele Societăţii
  • Romanian: Insulele Societății
  • Russian: Общества острова
  • Russian: Острова Общества
  • Russian: Острова Сообщества
  • Russian: Острова Товарищества
  • Russian: Товарищества острова
  • Russian: архипелаг Сообщества
  • Russian: острова Георга
  • Scots: Society Islands
  • Serbian: Društvena ostrva
  • Serbian: Друштвена Острва
  • Serbian: Друштвена острва
  • Serbo-Croatian: Društvena ostrva
  • Serbo-Croatian: Društveni otoci
  • Slovak: Ostrovy Spoločnosti
  • Slovak: Spoločenské ostrovy
  • Slovak: Îles de la Société
  • Spanish: Iles de la Societe
  • Spanish: Iles de la Societé
  • Spanish: Islas Sociedad
  • Spanish: Islas de la Sociedad
  • Spanish: Mopelia
  • Spanish: Îles de la Societe
  • Spanish: Îles de la Societé
  • Swedish: Sällskapsöarna
  • Swiss German: Gsellschaftsinsle
  • Tahitian: Tōtaiete mā
  • Tatar: Җәмгыять утраулары
  • Thai: Society Islands
  • Thai: หมู่เกาะโซไซตี
  • Thai: หมู่เกาะโซไซเอตี
  • Tosk Albanian: Gesellschaftsinseln
  • Turkish: Society Adaları
  • Turkish: Société Adaları
  • Turkish: Sosyete Adaları
  • Ukrainian: Острови Суспільства
  • Ukrainian: Острови Товариства
  • Ukrainian: Товариства
  • Urdu: جزائر سوسائٹی
  • Uzbek: Jamiyat Orollari
  • Uzbek: Jamiyat orollari
  • Vietnamese: Quần đảo Society
  • Vietnamese: Quần đảo Société
  • Waray (Philippines): Kapuropod-an Sociètè
  • Welsh: Ynysoedd Société
  • Western Panjabi: سوسائٹی جزیرے
  • Wu Chinese: 社会群岛
  • Yue Chinese: 社會群島
  • Archipel de Tahiti
  • Gesellschafts Inseln
  • Ostrová Óbshchestva

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