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Reunion Island
Réunion
Réunion
(French: La Réunion, pronounced [la.ʁe.y.njɔ̃] ( listen); previously Île Bourbon) is an island and region of France
France
in the Indian Ocean, east of Madagascar
Madagascar
and 175 kilometres (109 mi) southwest of Mauritius. As of January 2018[update], it had a population of 865,826.[1] It is the most prosperous island in the Indian Ocean, having the highest GDP per capita in the region. The island has been inhabited since the 17th century when people from France
France
and Madagascar
Madagascar
settled there. Slavery was abolished on 20 December 1848 (a date celebrated yearly on the island), after which indentured workers were brought from Tamil Nadu, Southern India, among other places. The island became an overseas department of France
France
in 1946. As elsewhere in France, the official language is French
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Reunion (other)
A reunion is a gathering of individuals who have met previously or share ancestry:Class reunion Family reunion Reunion
Reunion
or The Reunion
Reunion
or La
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Diogo Fernandes Pereira
Diogo Fernandes Pereira, sometimes called simply Diogo Fernandes, was a Portuguese 16th-century navigator, originally from Setúbal, Portugal. Diogo Fernandes was the first known European captain to visit the island of Socotra
Socotra
in 1503 and the discoverer of the Mascarenes
Mascarenes
archipelago (Réunion, Mauritius, and Rodrigues) in 1507.[1] He may also have been the first European to sail east of Madagascar
Madagascar
island ('outer route' to the East Indies).Contents1 Background 2 Outer Route and Socotra
Socotra
(1503) 3 Mascarenes
Mascarenes
(1507) 4 Afterwards 5 Notes 6 Sources 7 See alsoBackground[edit] Diogo Fernandes Pereira's name is usually given simply as 'Diogo Fernandes'
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Overseas Department
(including overseas)Departments (including overseas)ArrondissementsCantonsIntercommunality Métropole Communauté urbaine Communauté d'agglomération Communauté de communesCommunes Associated communes Municipal arrondissementsOthers in Overseas France Overseas collectivities Sui generis
Sui generis
collectivity Overseas country Overseas territory Clipperton IslandAn overseas department (French: département d’outre-mer or DOM) is a department of France
France
that is outside metropolitan France. They have nearly the same political status as metropolitan departments, although they have special constitutional provisions that allow them greater autonomy and are excluded from certain domestic statistics, such as the unemployment rate. The overseas departments are not the same as the overseas collectivities, which have a legally distinct status
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Réunion Creole
Réunion
Réunion
Creole or Reunionese Creole ( Réunion
Réunion
creole: kréol rénioné, French: créole réunionnais) is a creole language spoken on Réunion. It is derived mainly from French and includes terms from other languages (Malagasy, Hindi, Portuguese, Gujarati and Tamil).[3] In recent years somebody has tried to come up with a spelling dictionary and grammar rules. Partly because of the lack of an official orthography but also because schools are taught in French, Réunion
Réunion
Creole is rarely written. Notably, two Asterix
Asterix
translations have been published.[4] Réunion
Réunion
Creole is the main vernacular of the island and is used in most colloquial and familiar settings
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Metropolitan France
Metropolitan France
France
(French: France
France
métropolitaine or la Métropole), also known as European France, is the part of France
France
in Europe
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Special Member State Territories And The European Union
The special territories of the European Union
European Union
are 31 territories of EU member states which, for historical, geographical or political reasons, enjoy special status within or outside the European Union. The special territories divided themselves in two categories: 9 Outermost Regions (OMR) that form part of the European Union, though they benefit from derogations from some EU laws due to their geographical remoteness from mainland Europe; and 22 Overseas Countries and Territories (OCT) that do not form part of the European Union, though they cooperate with the EU via the Overseas C
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European Union
The European Union
European Union
(EU) is a political and economic union of 28 member states that are located primarily in Europe. It has an area of 4,475,757 km2 (1,728,099 sq mi), and an estimated population of over 510 million. The EU has developed an internal single market through a standardised system of laws that apply in all member states
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Eurozone
Total: €11.2(~US$14.0) trillion Per capita: €32,700(~US$41,000)[2]Interest rate 0.00%[3]Inflation 0.2%[4]Unemployment 8.7%[5]Trade balance €0.2 trillion trade surplus[6]European UnionThis article is part of a series on the politics and government of European UnionExecutiveJuncker Commission President Juncker (EPP) Vice Presidents College Civil Service Secretary-General SelmayrLegislature President Tajani (EPP)Largest groupsEPP (Manfred Weber) S&D (Gianni Pittella)8th session (2014–19)751 MEPsBureauVice Presidents QuaestorConference Legislative procedureCouncil of the EU PresidencyConfigurationsGeneral Foreign Justice and Home EconomicEuroLegislative procedure Voting SecretariatSecretary-GeneralUwe CorsepiusDirectorates-general COREPERJudiciaryCourt of JusticeMembers RulingsGen
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Portugal
Portugal
Portugal
(Portuguese pronunciation: [puɾtuˈɣaɫ]), officially the Portuguese Republic
Republic
(Portuguese: República Portuguesa [ʁɛˈpuβlikɐ puɾtuˈɣezɐ]),[note 1] is a sovereign state located mostly on the Iberian Peninsula
Iberian Peninsula
in southwestern Europe. It is the westernmost country of mainland Europe, bordered to the west and south by the Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
and to the north and east by Spain
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Muhammad Al-Idrisi
Abu Abdullah Muhammad al-Idrisi
Muhammad al-Idrisi
al-Qurtubi al-Hasani as-Sabti, or simply Al-Idrisi /ælɪˈdriːsiː/ (Arabic: أبو عبد الله محمد الإدريسي القرطبي الحسني السبتي‎; Latin: Dreses; 1100 – 1165), was an Arab
Arab
Muslim geographer, cartographer and Egyptologist who lived in Palermo, Sicily
Sicily
at the court of King Roger
King Roger
II
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Swahili People
The Swahili people
Swahili people
(or Waswahili) are an ethnic and cultural group inhabiting East Africa. Members primarily reside on the Swahili coast, in an area encompassing the Zanzibar
Zanzibar
archipelago, littoral Kenya, the Tanzania
Tanzania
seaboard, and northern Mozambique. The name Swahili is derived from the Arabic
Arabic
word Sawāhil سواحل, meaning coasts. The Swahili speak the Swahili language, which belongs to the Bantu branch of the Niger-Congo family.Contents1 Definition 2 Religion 3 Language 4 Economy 5 Architecture 6 Notable people6.1 Tanzania 6.2 Zanzibar 6.3 Kenya 6.4 Comoros7 See also 8 References 9 External linksDefinition[edit] See also: Shirazi people The Swahili people
Swahili people
originate from Bantu inhabitants of the coast of Southeast Africa, in Kenya, Tanzania
Tanzania
and Mozambique
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Austronesian Peoples
The Austronesian people[14] are various groups in Southeast Asia, Oceania
Oceania
and East Africa
East Africa
that speak languages stemming from the Austronesian family. They include Taiwanese aborigines; the majority of ethnic groups in the Philippines, Malaysia, East Timor, Indonesia, Brunei, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Madagascar, Micronesia, and Polynesia, as well as the Malay people of Singapore, the Polynesian peoples of New Zealand
New Zealand
and Hawaii, and the non- Papuan people
Papuan people
of Melanesia. All of these people can be connected to the Austronesian language family group
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Pedro Mascarenhas
Mascarenhas may refer to: Mascarenhas (surname), people named Mascarenhas Mascarenhas Islands, an archipelago in the Indian Ocean Mascarenhas (Dili), a suco of Dili, East TimorThis disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Mascarenhas. If an internal link led you
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Tamil Nadu
^# Jana Gana Mana
Jana Gana Mana
is the national anthem, while "Invocation to Tamil Mother" is the state song/anthem. ^† Established in 1773; Madras State was formed in 1950 and renamed as Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu
on 14 January 1969[9] ^^ Tamil is the official language of the state. English is declared as an additional official language for communication purposes.[8]SymbolsEmblem Srivilliputhur
Srivilliputhur
Andal templeLanguageTamilSong"Invocation to Goddess Tamil"DanceBharathanattiyamAnimalNilgiri tahrBirdEmerald doveFlowerGloriosa lilyTreePalm treeSportKabaddi Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu
(Tamil pronunciation: [t̪amiɻ n̪aːᶑu] ( listen) literally 'The Land of Tamils' or 'Tamil Country') is one of the 29 states of India. Its capital and largest city is Chennai
Chennai
(formerly known as Madras)
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Mascarene Islands
The Mascarene Islands
Mascarene Islands
(English: /mæskəˈriːn/) or Mascarenes or Mascarenhas Archipelago
Archipelago
is a group of islands in the Indian Ocean
Indian Ocean
east of Madagascar
Madagascar
consisting of Mauritius, Réunion
Réunion
and Rodrigues
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