Japan formerly administered Matua as part of Shimushiru District of Nemuro Subprefecture of Hokkaidō. Quality: Its name is derived from the Ainu language, from “hellmouth”. Maori. From professional translators, enterprises, web pages and freely available translation repositories. From 1880 to 2018, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6 babies born with the first name Matua in the United States. Seasonal lag, like in all the Kuril Islands, is a major feature of the climate, with August being the mildest month and February the coldest. The History of Kamtschatka and the Kurilski Islands, with the Countries Adjacent. A member of a people of Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands. BabyCenter is committed to providing the most helpful and trustworthy pregnancy and parenting information in the world. Chicago: Quadrangle Books, 1963. Female leader. Unlike the quintessential subarctic climate of Siberia or Mongolia, however, Matua has very heavy precipitation as rain, snow and fog. Showing page 1. Quality: Krasheninnikov, Stepan Petrovich, and James Greive. Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2015-06-18 Its most important role was radar surveillance of the Kuril Islands. How many people with the first name Matua have been born in the United States? The Russian Federation administers it as part of the Sakhalin Oblast. During 1944 the US Army Air Forces intermittently bombed the Japanese facilities on the island and ships of the United States Navy shelled it. It also has much milder winters than corresponding latitudes in Manchuria: the mean temperature of the coldest month in Matua is −6.1 °C (21.0 °F) as against −17.8 °C (0.0 °F) in Qiqihar in Heilongjiang. MyMemory is the world's largest Translation Memory. Results for what does ka matua mean translation from Maori to English. English. Quality: In 2016 some two hundred Russian officials and technical experts made an expedition to the island, part of a plan to rehabilitate the derelict 1.2 km Soviet airfield and establish a new naval and logistical forward military base. A maga’håga was the first born, high ranking (of the matua caste) female head of a CHamoru clan, a role inherited through her maternal lineage. And first I will recompense their iniquity and their sin double; because they have defiled my land, they have filled mine inheritance with the carcases of their detestable and abominable things. Chamoru - … It has been created collecting TMs from the European Union and United Nations, and aligning the best domain-specific multilingual websites. With the withdrawal of Soviet military forces following the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991, the island became uninhabited. Elder one e.g. The Americans sank several Japanese cargo vessels near the island or while at harbor. Usage Frequency: 1 After World War II the island came under the control of the Soviet Union, and Soviet Border Troops manned the former Japanese military facilities. They represented the highest level of power and authority in ancient CHamoru society. The Chamorro people (/ tʃ ɑː ˈ m ɔːr oʊ, tʃ ə-/) are the indigenous people of the Mariana Islands, politically divided between the United States territories of Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in Micronesia.Today, significant Chamorro populations also exist in several U.S. states including Hawaii, California, Washington, Texas, Tennessee, Oregon, and Nevada. This page was last edited on 24 September 2020, at 04:20. Kåntan Chamoru: Nobia Nene (Johnny Sablan) Here's another one of my favorite old time Chamorro songs. The island was garrisoned by 7000-8000 men of the 41st Independent Mixed Regiment, 6th Independent Tank Company, and supporting units. Usage Frequency: 1 Their vernacular, called the Chamorro language, is not a Micronesian dialect but a distinct language with its own vocabulary and grammar. Together they ruled their clan and with other clan leaders, ruled their village. As for me, behold, my covenant is with thee, and thou shalt be a father of many nations. English. Some physical ailments are also credited to the Taotao Mona. Manmaga’håga were less visible than their male counterparts, but equally powerful in their own ways with their own familial obligations and responsibilities. We're part of Translated, so if you ever need professional translation services, then go checkout our main site, Usage Frequency: 1, Usage Frequency: 2, Ara o koutou kino, hui atu ki nga kino o o koutou matua, e ai ta Ihowa, i tahu whakakakara nei ki runga ki nga maunga, i whakaiti nei i ahau i runga i nga pukepuke: mo reira. Quality: A VHF P-14 radar, "Tall King", was put into service during the 1950s or 1960s [2], and a P-35 radar and possibly a PRV-10 “Rock Cake” radar were also in service at some point. From: Machine Translation Usage Frequency: 1 Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2019-01-23 API call; Human contributions. A maga’håga was the first born, high ranking (of the matua caste) female head of a CHamoru clan, a role inherited through her maternal lineage.Manmaga’håga (female leaders of a clan) and manmaga’låhi (male leaders of the clan) societal status and consideration varied, depending on the productivity of their clan’s land, ocean resources and manpower. See more. Your iniquities, and the iniquities of your fathers together, saith the LORD, which have burned incense upon the mountains, and blasphemed me upon the hills: therefore will I measure their former work into their bosom. 1st ed. Chamorro definition, a people inhabiting the Mariana Islands. Some early European documents refer to the island as Raukoke.[1]. Reference: Anonymous, Na ko ahau, kei a koe taku kawenata, a ka matua koe mo nga iwi maha. Last Update: 2016-07-21 During the Soviet Battle of the Kuril Islands in the last weeks of World War II, the Japanese garrison surrendered to the Red Army without resistance (August 1945). 2. Quality: 7 Things You Need to Know About Marrying a Chamorro The 2009 eruption was large enough to affect air traffic between Asia and North America. Learn more about the Taotao Mona on Guampedia. Reference: Anonymous, Na ka matua rite i ahau nga utu mo to ratou he, mo to ratou hara, kia rua; mo ratou i whakapoke i toku whenua ki nga tinana o a ratou mea anaunu, i whakaki hoki i toku wahi tupu ki a ratou mea whakarihariha. Matua is roughly oval, with a length of 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) with a width of 6.5 kilometres (4.0 mi), and an area of 52 square kilometres (20 sq mi). Reference: Briarmcleely, Last Update: 2019-11-07 Eruptions have been recorded since the 1760s, including 1878–1879, 1923, 1930, 1946, 1960, 1976, 1981, 1987, 1989 and 2009, with the largest in 1946 which produced pyroclastic flows that reached the sea. It will be interesting to see what titles are used for a female governor and her husband. Last Update: 2012-05-05 The Austronesian language of the Chamorros. Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2014-07-28 Hunting and fishing parties of the Ainu have long visited Matua, but the island had no permanent habitation[citation needed] at the time of European contact. We use cookies to enhance your experience. You'll find some Chamorro words and lessons, and hopefully some discussions following them. On June 1, 1944, a Japanese shore-battery on Point Tagan sank the American submarine USS Herring. Add a translation. Maori. 1st ed. Usage Frequency: 1 Quality: "Russia's Kuril Islands Naval Base: What It Means Strategically", "International Kuril Island Project(IKIP)", Chyornye Bratya (Chirpoy and Brat Chirpoyev), https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Matua_(island)&oldid=980020628, Articles containing Russian-language text, Articles containing Japanese-language text, Articles with unsourced statements from June 2016, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Political Status Education Coordinating Commission. Contemporarily, the wives of Guam’s governors have been referred to as Maga’håga. Lava flows descending on all sides of the peak forms capes along the coast. Reference: Anonymous, Last Update: 2020-08-18