Stewart Island(redirected from Stewart Island/Rakiura)
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A volcanic island of southern New Zealand off the southern coast of South Island. It was purchased by Britain from its original Maori inhabitants in 1864.
(Placename) the third largest island of New Zealand, in the SW Pacific off the S tip of South Island. Pop: 387 (2001). Area: 1735 sq km (670 sq miles)
Stew′art Is′land(ˈstu ərt, ˈstyu-)
one of the islands of New Zealand, S of South Island. 670 sq. mi. (1735 sq. km).