[ sah-vahy-ee ]
/ sɑˈvaɪ i /
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an island in Western Samoa: largest of the Samoa group. 703 sq. mi. (1,821 sq. km).
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How to use Savaii in a sentence
Toward sundown we passed the first island of the group,—Savaii, the largest.The Pacific Triangle|Sydney Greenbie
By the time I reached the island of Savaii, a small sore had developed on the hollow of my instep.The Cruise of the Snark|Jack London
It was almost certain they would try to prevent its application to the loyalist offenders of Savaii.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 18 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
In the spring of the year, a very intelligent observer had occasion to visit many places in the island of Savaii.A Footnote to History|Robert Louis Stevenson
The majority of Savaii and that of Aana are thus in perennial opposition.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 17 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
British Dictionary definitions for Savaii
/ (sɑːˈvaɪiː) /
the largest island in Samoa: mountainous and volcanic. Pop: 42 400 (2001). Area: 1174 sq km (662 sq miles)
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