Viti Levu


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Vi·ti Le·vu

 (vē′tē lĕv′o͞o)
The largest of the Fiji Islands, in the southwest Pacific Ocean. Suva, the capital of Fiji, is on the southeast coast of the island.

Viti Levu

(ˈviːtɪ ˈlɛvuː)
n
(Placename) the largest island of Fiji: mountainous. Chief town (and capital of the state): Suva. Pop: 580 000 (latest est). Area: 10 386 sq km (4010 sq miles)

Vi•ti Le•vu

(ˈvi ti ˈlɛv u)
n.
the largest of the Fiji Islands, in the S Pacific. 4027 sq. mi. (10,430 sq. km). Cap.: Suva.
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Noun1.Viti Levu - a volcanic island in the FijisViti Levu - a volcanic island in the Fijis  
Fiji Islands, Fijis - a group of more than 800 islands (100 inhabited) in the southwestern Pacific; larger islands (Viti Levu and Vanua Levu) are of volcanic origin surrounded by coral reefs; smaller islands are coral
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Now Viti Levu means the "Great Land," it being the largest island in a group composed of many large islands, to say nothing of hundreds of small ones.
To his fellow missionaries he explained that he was not bent upon martyrdom; that the call had come for him to carry the Gospel into Viti Levu, and that he was merely obeying the Lord's wish.
Lomaiviti group in the centre, between Viti Levu and the Lau group
Rai lives in the small coastal community of Nabukadra, a village on the Northern coast of Viti Levu in Fiji, The village sits below sea level, making it particularly vulnerable to increasing sea levels, tidal waves, storm surges and other natural disasters caused by climate change.
Just 10 minutes by seaplane west of mainland Viti Levu, the island of Malolo offers couples a picturesque, peaceful getaway just remote enough but sufficiently near to the airport at Nadi for a short vacation.
Emma, Megann and Helen were part of Team Alpha and Charlie and provided surgical assistance in the operating theatres at The Colonial War Memorial Hospital in Suva on the main island of Viti Levu.
The goal of the EIBs technical assistance is to support the establishment of a Transmission Network Development Plan (TNDP) to expand the electricity supply on Viti Levu to ensure medium-to-long-term evacuation and redundancy of power.
About 120 schools were badly damaged or wiped out - after classes had already been suspended for the week before as the hurricane trundled down to the west of the country, drifted north-eastwards (still avoiding most of the land mass), then sped destructively westwards over the many tiny islands in its path and slamming into the main island of Viti Levu.
The cyclone moved westward overnight along the northern coast of the main island, Viti Levu, before continuing out to sea.
The storm was tracked moving through the narrow waterway ocean in between the country's main islands of Viti Levu and Vanua Levu.
We believe it may weaken faster due to its last minute track further south over land, but flooding, slips, destructive winds and significant storm surges are all likely overnight tonight, especially in the northern half of Viti Levu," Duncan reportedly said.
2) In another instance, Maiyan Karidi, a Jewish artist and anthropologist, visited Tavakubu village on the western side of Viti Levu, where an informant named Samsoni told her that the Ark of the Covenant is buried on Mana Island (in the Yasawa group off western Viti Levu).