Tokelau, Tuvalu

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Tokelau, Tuvalu is a village on the island of Nanumanga, Tuvalu.


Tokelau's population is 281. It is the smaller of Nanumanga's two villages.

Linguistic background[edit]

For disambiguation purposes, it may be noted that "Tokelau" is also the name of a neighbouring territory administered by New Zealand, with its own language.

Tokelauan-speakers and Tuvaluan-speakers share linguistic intelligibility. Hence also the occurrence of the identical place name.

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Coordinates: 6°17′28″S 176°19′23″E / 6.291°S 176.323°E / -6.291; 176.323