What is another word for North Island?

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[ nˈɔːθ ˈa͡ɪlənd], [ nˈɔːθ ˈa‍ɪlənd], [ n_ˈɔː_θ ˈaɪ_l_ə_n_d]

The North Island of New Zealand is also known as Te Ika-a-Māui, which means "the fish of Maui" in Māori. It is the smaller of the two main islands but still home to major cities such as Auckland, Wellington, and Hamilton. Other synonyms for the North Island include Aotearoa (the Māori name for New Zealand), Hinemoana (meaning "ocean woman" in Māori), Enderby Island (named after a British whaling captain), and Wiwiakaho Island (named after a chief who lived in the area in the 1700s). The North Island is known for its geothermal activity, stunning beaches, and diverse landscapes.

Related words: North Island New Zealand, North Island to South Island, North Island to England, North Island of New Zealand, North Island of Great Britian

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