• synonyms


  1. a city on the N coast of North Island, in N New Zealand.
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for tauranga

Historical Examples of tauranga

  • At this time Tauranga itself was a centre of another kind of activity.

    The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon

    Jos Maria Gordon

  • My life in Tauranga was becoming every day more interesting.

  • I was at Tauranga when the court was sitting, and a wonderful experience it was.

  • The troops were accordingly sent to Tauranga, but no arrests were made.

    The Treaty of Waitangi

    T. Lindsay Buick

  • The blow was decisive, and the Tauranga tribe at once submitted.

    The Long White Cloud

    William Pember Reeves

British Dictionary definitions for tauranga


  1. a port in New Zealand, on NE North Island on the Bay of Plenty: exports dairy produce, meat, and timber. Pop: 101 300 (2004 est)
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012