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village (2001 pop. 614), capital of NiueNiue
, coral island (2015 est. pop. 2,000), c.100 sq mi (260 sq km), South Pacific, freely associated with New Zealand. Alofi is the capital. The inhabitants are mainly Protestant Polynesians.
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, a South Pacific island nation in free association with New Zealand. Situated on Alofi Bay on Niue's W coast, it was the island's largest settlement and main port. In Jan., 2004, the village was devastated by Cyclone Heta, one of the worst storms to hit Niue. Government and hospital facilities were moved 2 mi (3 km) inland to Alofi South.
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The climax comes when we see in new year as it happens, first in Kiritamati and last in Alofi, calling at your house on the way.
The climax is New Year's Eve, when we see in New Year One one onety one (01-01-11), with ME sufferers from one end of the earth to the other, as it happens first in Kiritamati and last in Alofi, calling at your house on the way.
The leaders will head to the Matavai resort, just outside the nation's capital, Alofi, on Thursday for a daylong retreat.
NIUE: Alofi [19[degrees]03'S, 169[degrees]55'W], 1 [female], 1 juvenile, elev.
(26) Government of Niue, National Impact Assessment Report of Cyclone Heta (Alofi: Department of Economic, Planning, Development and Statistics, 2004).
Niue's capital Alofi was flattened by the cyclone, which was the ''worst in living memory,'' New Zealand ambassador to Niue Sandra Lee Vercoe told the New Zealand Press Association (NZPA).
The Polynesian language East Futunan, the subject of this grammatical description, is spoken on the islands of Futuna and Alofi in the French territory of Wallis and Futuna.
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