Christmas Island

Territory of Christmas Island
Flag of Christmas Island
Flag
Motto: Research and Discovery
Anthem: Advance Australia Fair
Location of Christmasisland
StatusAustralian territory
CapitalFlying Fish Cove
Largest cityThe Settlement
Official bhasaEnglish
CommissionerNeil Lucas
Shire PresidentGordon Thomson
Area135 square kilometers
Population1.493 (2006 est)
CurrencyAustralian dollar AU$
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calling_code61
Poon Saan shops

Territory of Christmas Island ek chhota island hai jon ki Australia ke niche hai. Ii Indian Ocean me, Perth se 2600 kms northwest aur Jakarta se 500kms south me hai.

Lag bhag 1,600 log Christmas Island me rahe hai, jaada kar ke "settlement areas", island ke north me:

  • Flying Fish Cove (jiske Kampong ke naam se bhi jaana jaawe hae)
  • Settlement
  • Silver City
  • Poon Saan
  • Drumsite.


Bibliography

  • CIA World Factbook 2002
  • Charles. W. Andrews, A Description of Christmas Island (Indian Ocean). Geographical Journal, 13(1), 17-35 (1899).
  • Charles W. Andrews, A Monograph of Christmas Island, London,1900.
  • National Library of Australia, The Indian Ocean: a select bibliography. 1979 ISBN 0-642-99150-2
  • W. J. L. Wharton, Account of Christmas Island, Indian Ocean. Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and Monthly Record of Geography, 10 (10), 613-624 (1888).
Other Languages
Afrikaans: Kerseiland
aragonés: Isla de Nadal
asturianu: Islla Christmas
azərbaycanca: Milad adası
Bikol Central: Isla nin Pasko
беларуская: Востраў Каляд
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Востраў Раства
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: ক্রিসমাস দ্বীপমালা
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Séng-dáng-dō̤
Esperanto: Kristnaskinsulo
español: Isla de Navidad
eesti: Jõulusaar
suomi: Joulusaari
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Sṳn-tan-tó
hrvatski: Božićni Otok
Bahasa Indonesia: Pulau Natal
íslenska: Jólaeyja
italiano: Isola di Natale
Basa Jawa: Pulo Natal
kernowek: Ynys Nadelik
Lëtzebuergesch: Chrëschtdagsinsel
lietuvių: Kalėdų sala
latviešu: Ziemsvētku Sala
македонски: Божиќен Остров
Bahasa Melayu: Pulau Krismas
Nederlands: Christmaseiland
norsk nynorsk: Christmasøya
Kapampangan: Pulu ning Christmas
Norfuk / Pitkern: Kresmes Ailen
پنجابی: جزیرہ کرسمس
português: Ilha Christmas
Kinyarwanda: Ikirwa cya Noheli
sicilianu: Ìsula Christmas
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Božićni Otok
Simple English: Christmas Island
slovenščina: Božični otok
српски / srpski: Божићно Острво
Basa Sunda: Pulo Natal
svenska: Julön
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: روژدېستۋو ئاراللىرى
українська: Острів Різдва
Tiếng Việt: Đảo Giáng Sinh
吴语: 圣诞岛
中文: 圣诞岛
文言: 聖誕島
Bân-lâm-gú: Christmas-tó
粵語: 聖誕島