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  1. United States Virgin Islands, American Virgin Islands, VInoun

    more than 130 southeastern Virgin Islands; a dependent territory of the United States


  1. american virgin islands

    The United States Virgin Islands, officially the Virgin Islands of the United States, are a group of Caribbean islands and an unincorporated and organized territory of the United States. The islands are geographically part of the Virgin Islands archipelago and are located in the Leeward Islands of the Lesser Antilles to the east of Puerto Rico and west of the British Virgin Islands.The U.S. Virgin Islands consist of the main islands of Saint Croix, Saint John, and Saint Thomas and 50 other surrounding minor islands and cays. The total land area of the territory is 133.73 square miles (346.36 km2). The territory's capital is Charlotte Amalie on the island of St. Thomas. Previously known as the Danish West Indies of the Kingdom of Denmark–Norway (from 1754 to 1814) and the independent Kingdom of Denmark (from 1814 to 1917), they were sold to the United States by Denmark for $25,000,000 in the 1917 Treaty of the Danish West Indies and have since been an organized, unincorporated United States territory. The U.S. Virgin Islands are organized under the 1954 Revised Organic Act of the Virgin Islands and have since held five constitutional conventions. Residents of the United States Virgin Islands are politically disenfranchised, having no representation in the United States congress. Tourism and related categories are the primary economic activities.


  1. american virgin islands

    The American Virgin Islands, also known as the United States Virgin Islands (USVI), are a group of islands located in the Caribbean Sea, under the territorial jurisdiction making it an unincorporated territory of the United States of America. It consists of three main islands: Saint Thomas, Saint John, and Saint Croix, along with several other smaller islands. The capital is Charlotte Amalie, located on the island of Saint Thomas. The islands were originally inhabited by indigenous peoples, acquired by the U.S from Denmark in 1917, and are now a popular tourist destination known for their beautiful beaches, coral reefs, and rich colonial history. Residents are US citizens, but they cannot vote in presidential elections.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of american virgin islands in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of american virgin islands in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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