Tahiti

Tahiti lies in the . It is the largest of the 118 islands and atolls that comprise . Tahiti is in the , an archipelago which includes the islands of , , Taha'a, and , and has a population of 127,000 people, about 83% of whom are of Polynesian ancestry.
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is the capital city of , an overseas collectivity of the in the Pacific Ocean. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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Notable Places in the Area

Archaeological site
A , malaʻe, meʻae or malae is a communal or sacred place that serves religious and social purposes in Polynesian societies.

Tahiti

Latitude
-17.6486° or 17° 38' 55" south
Longitude
-149.4295° or 149° 25' 46.2" west
Population
184,000
Elevation
401 metres (1316 feet)
Geo­Names ID
4033649

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Tahiti
  • Albanian: Tahiti
  • Arabic: Tahiti
  • Arabic: تاهيتى
  • Arabic: تاهيتي
  • Armenian: Տահիտի
  • Asturian: Tahití
  • Azerbaijani: Taiti
  • Balinese: Tahiti
  • Basque: Tahiti
  • Belarusian: Востраў Таіці
  • Belarusian: Таіці
  • Bengali: তাহিতি
  • Bosnian: Tahiti
  • Breton: Tahiti
  • Bulgarian: Таити
  • Catalan: Nova Citera
  • Catalan: Tahiti
  • Catalan: Tahití
  • Cebuano: Tahiti (pulo sa French Polynesia)
  • Cebuano: Tahiti
  • Central Kurdish: تاهیتی
  • Central Kurdish: تاھیتی
  • Chinese: Tahiti
  • Chinese: 塔希提
  • Chinese: 塔希提岛
  • Chinese: 大溪地
  • Chinese: 大溪地島
  • Croatian: Tahiti
  • Czech: Tahiti
  • Danish: Tahiti
  • Dutch: Otaheite
  • Dutch: Tahiti
  • Egyptian Arabic: تاهيتى
  • Esperanto: Tahiti
  • Esperanto: Tahitio
  • Estonian: Tahiti
  • Faroese: Tahiti
  • Fiji Hindi: Tahiti
  • Finnish: Tahiti
  • French: Otahiti
  • French: Tahiti
  • French: Île de Tahiti
  • Galician: Tahití
  • Georgian: ტაიტი
  • German: Otaheite
  • German: Tahiti
  • Greek: Ταϊτή
  • Gujarati: તહિતી
  • Hausa: Kahiki
  • Hawaiian: Kahiki
  • Hawaiian: Tahiti
  • Hebrew: טאהיטי
  • Hebrew: טהיטי
  • Hindi: ताहिती
  • Hungarian: Tahiti
  • Icelandic: Tahítí
  • Ido: Tahiti
  • Indonesian: Tahiti
  • Irish: Taihítí
  • Italian: Tahiti
  • Japanese: タヒチ
  • Japanese: タヒチ島
  • Kannada: ಟಹೀಟಿ
  • Kazakh: Таити
  • Kazakh: Таити аралы
  • Kirghiz: Таити
  • Korean: 타이티 섬
  • Korean: 타히티
  • Korean: 타히티 섬
  • Korean: 타히티섬
  • Latin: Tahiti
  • Latin: Tahitia
  • Latvian: Tahiti
  • Latvian: Taiti
  • Limburgan: Tahiti
  • Lithuanian: Taitis
  • Macedonian: Тахити
  • Malagasy: Tahiti
  • Malay: Tahiti
  • Malayalam: Tahiti
  • Malayalam: തഹീതി
  • Maori: Tahiti
  • Marathi: ताहिती
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tahiti
  • Mingrelian: ტაიტი
  • Mongolian: Тахити
  • Northern Frisian: Tahiti
  • Norwegian: Tahiti
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tahiti
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tahitiar
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tahitier
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Otaheiti
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Tahiti
  • Occitan (post 1500): Tahiti
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Tahitīeg
  • Persian: تاهیتی
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Tahitii
  • Polish: Tahiti
  • Portuguese: História do Taiti
  • Portuguese: Tahiti
  • Portuguese: Taiti
  • Romanian: Tahiti
  • Russian: Таити
  • Scots: Tahiti
  • Scottish Gaelic: Tahiti
  • Serbian: Тахити
  • Serbo-Croatian: Tahiti
  • Sicilian: Tahiti
  • Sinhala: ටහිටි
  • Slovak: Tahiti
  • Slovenian: Tahiti
  • Spanish: Otaheite
  • Spanish: Tahiti
  • Spanish: Tahití
  • Swahili: Tahiti
  • Swedish: Otaheiti
  • Swedish: Tahiti
  • Swiss German: Tahiti
  • Tagalog: Pulo ng Tahiti
  • Tahitian: Tahiti
  • Tajik: Таити
  • Tamil: டஹீடீ
  • Tamil: டெஹீட்டி
  • Tamil: தாகித்தி
  • Telugu: తహితి
  • Telugu: తాహితీ
  • Thai: Tahiti
  • Thai: ตาฮิติ
  • Thai: ตาฮิตี
  • Thai: ตาฮีตี
  • Thai: เกาะตาฮิติ
  • Thai: เกาะตาฮีตี
  • Tosk Albanian: Tahiti
  • Turkish: Tahiti
  • Turkmen: Tahiti adalary
  • Ukrainian: Таїті
  • Urdu: تاہیٹی
  • Uzbek: Taiti
  • Vietnamese: Tahiti
  • Waray (Philippines): Tahiti
  • Welsh: Tahiti
  • Western Panjabi: ٹاہیٹی
  • Wu Chinese: 大溪地
  • Yakut: Таһити
  • Yue Chinese: 大溪地
  • Isla de Amat
  • King George III’s Island
  • La Nouvelle Cythère
  • Taïti
  • Île Tahiti

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