Upolu

(redirected from Upolo)
Also found in: Encyclopedia.

U·po·lu

 (o͞o-pō′lo͞o)
A volcanic island of Samoa in the southern Pacific Ocean. It is the site of Apia, the country's capital.

Upolu

(uːˈpəʊluː)
n
(Placename) an island in the SW central Pacific, in Samoa. Chief town: Apia. Pop: 134 400 (2001). Area: 1114 sq km (430 sq miles)

U•po•lu

(uˈpoʊ lu)

n.
an island in Western Samoa, in the S Pacific. 114,980; 430 sq. mi. (1113 sq. km). Cap.: Apia.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
3-magnitude on the Richter scale and subsequently generated a killer tsunami that has hit various parts of American Samoa, the south coast of Upolo (the most populated island of Samoa) and the smaller island of Manono.