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2 edition of Gazetteer of New Zealand place names. found in the catalog.

Gazetteer of New Zealand place names.

New Zealand. Dept. of Lands and Survey.

Gazetteer of New Zealand place names.

by New Zealand. Dept. of Lands and Survey.

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Published in Wellington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand.
    • Subjects:
    • Names, Geographical -- New Zealand.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsJones, Eric Morrison, 1923- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU405 .A56
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 575 p.
      Number of Pages575
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4791284M
      LC Control Number75512201

      No known pre-contact Māori name for New Zealand as a whole survives, although the Māori had several names for the North and South Islands; including Te Ika-a-Māui (the fish of Māui) for the North Island and Te Waipounamu (the waters of greenstone) or Te Waka o Aoraki (the canoe of Aoraki) for the South Island. Until the early 20th century, Māori also referred to the North Island as. Themed atlases include historical atlases, which show history through maps that indicate political and social changes: for example, the Bateman New Zealand historical atlas. Gazetteers such as the Gazetteer of New Zealand place names provide information about places, their location, population, origins of names and so forth.

      The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more. Hayward's New England Gazetteer is one of the more ambitious works of this genre, for herein the reader will find descriptions of nea places-counties, towns, villages, rivers, bays, streams, islands, and so forth-scattered among this six-state region.

      It's official - New Zealand no longer has some of the world's most offensive place names. The Government announced earlier this month that three offensive place names in North Canterbury. Since 'Wises' have been publishing Guides to New Zeland - descriptive gazetteers providing information on cities, towns, localities, and geographical features of note. This eighth edition of the Guide is a major revision of its predecessors, but also contains a number of new features intended to add to the book's usefulness and broaden its.


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Gazetteer of New Zealand place names by New Zealand. Dept. of Lands and Survey. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gazetteer of New Zealand place names. Wellington, N.Z.: Dept. of Lands & Survey, [i.e. ] (OCoLC) Gazetteer of the State of New York by J.

French, published by R. Pearsall Smith, Syracuse, N.Y. ; Hayward s New England Gazetteer () Scanned images of all the pages of this book. Universal Pronouncing Gazetteer by James Baldwin, published Offers the pronunciation of international names as well as information on demonyms. No known pre-contact Māori name for New Zealand as a whole survives, although the Māori had several names for the North and South Islands, including Te Ika-a-Māui (the fish of Māui) for the North Island and Te Waipounamu (the waters of greenstone) and Te Waka o Aoraki (the canoe of Aoraki) for the South Island.

Until the early 20th century, Māori also referred to the North Island as. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

of New Zealand Place Names () or ‘Blue Book’. This Gazetteer lists names, the feature type, NZMS4 map reference, and a grid reference. Decisions of the NZGB were closely linked to Lands and Survey’s 4 New Zealand Mapping Service, the authoritative government mapping series’ produced by the Department of Lands and Survey.

Place Names of New Zealand was first published inas a single volume of pages that listed alphabetically thousands of geographical names, their origins and meanings.

Reed's work quickly became the standard guide to toponymy in New Zealand. The volume stimulated a wealth of correspondence and further research that was embodied in Reed's Supplement to Place Author: Danilo Hegg.

One of John Hall-Jones most impressive pieces of work, this is a complete gazetteer of Fiordland place names. The book, originally commissioned by the Fiordland National Park Board, was first published in The first edition contained 86 pages of names and explainations about their origins.

As stated by the author, "if this gazetteer was Author: Danilo Hegg. A digital gazetteer of the names, type & location of features on the seafloor amde available by the GEBCO Sub-Committee on Undersea Feature Names (SCUFN).

The gazetteer is available to view and download via a web map application. New Zealand Geographic Place-Names Database.

Ireland. Ireland Placenames Database. Sweden. Atlas of Regional Divisions in Sweden, Lantmateriet. Swedish place names and maps.

United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales) Dictionary of British Place-Names (Oxford University). Online edition of the reference book of the same name ( Gazetteer: a directory or dictionary of geographic terms, information and maps. It is helpful in understanding the location, culture and people of any place on the Earth.

Published by the Department of Lands and Survey, New Zealand, The preliminary pages of this Gazetteer state the purpose of the volume and the system used for the classification of the names. The Gazetteer section of the volume lists the place names which appear on various map series published by teh Department of Lands and Survey before.

Oficiálny názov je Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateapokaiwhenuakitanatahu (registrovaný v New Zealand Gazetteer of Official Geographic Names).Do roku bol.

Gazetteer of the State of New York by J. French, published by R. Pearsall Smith, Syracuse, N.Y. ; Hayward’s New England Gazetteer () Scanned images of all the pages of this book.

Universal Pronouncing Gazetteer by James Baldwin, [76] published [77] Offers the pronunciation of international names as well as information on. You can also refer to the Regional Gazetteer and Map compiled for the United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names Place Naming in New Zealand Brochure.

Place Naming in New Zealand Brochure (PDF 1MB) Place Names of the Ancestors - Full book (PDF 8MB) (attachment below) In parts: Place Names of the Ancestors - Part 1. A gazetteer is a geographical dictionary or directory, an important reference for information about places and place names (see: toponomy), used in conjunction with a map or a full atlas.

Aurousseau, ] It typically contains information concerning the geographical makeup of a country, region, or continent as well as the social statistics and physical features, such as mountains, waterways. Other sources include my cousin Donald MacLeod in New Zealand (CONTACT INFO), and the book "Achiltibuie" by Ann Barnes.

Maps used include the Ordnance Survey map. The copy I have is one inch to a mile scale (,), titled "ULLAPOOL ", and was reprinted in by Caledonian Books in Aberdeenshire. About this Item: Publications, Dunedin;New Zealand, Hardcover.

Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: None. 1st Edition. Black cloth covers with gold titles to are clean without damage,rub is clean and tight,No names or stamps;appears as s plus a few plates covers every place down to the smallest,I dont believe any are missed at all.Interim gazetteer of Queensland place names with origins / Compiled from records of the Survey Office, Dept.

of Public Lands, Brisbane Queensland Place Names Board [Brisbane] Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

Scope. This WikiProject covers all subjects closely related to New Zealand, including its history, geography, people, biodiversity, and many other topics.

As of 13 Aprilthere articles within the scope of WikiProject New Zealand, of which 74 are makes up % of the articles on Wikipedia and % of featured articles and lists. The new names will be listed next Thursday in the Gazetteer- the official record of New Zealand place names (stock image of South Island) Advertisement Read more.

source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names source: Family History Library Catalog the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia. New Zealand is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific country geographically comprises two main landmasses—the North Island (Te Ika-a-Māui), and the South Island (Te Waipounamu)—and around smaller islands.This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising.

By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have rea. Luxembourg - Gazetteer of Villages and Towns - An searchable map of place names in Luxembourgish with their French and German equivalents. New Zealand Geographic Place Names Database - A database of o place names that appear on current New Zealand topographic maps and some historical : Mimmo Bonanni.