Oceanian Countries and Nationalities

Learn how to say the names of Oceanian countries and nationalities in English. Below you will find:

• Names Oceanian countries, commonly used in English (ie: We’ve been to Australia.)

• An adjective used to describe things from that particular country (ie: Do you like Australian music?)

• A nationality adjective, used to describe the people from that country (ie: An Australian jockey won the gold.)

• A noun used to describe the inhabitant of that particular country (ie: Australians love eating vegemite.)

Australia and Oceania

Country Adjective Nationality Inhabitant
Australia Australian / Aussie Australian / Aussie Australian / Aussie
Federated States of Micronesia Micronesian Micronesian Micronesian
Fiji Fijian Fijian Fijian
French Polynesia Polynesian Polynesian Polynesian
Kiribati Kiribatian / kiribati Kiribatian / kiribati Kiribatian / kiribati
Marshall Islands Marshallese Marshallese / Marshall Islanders Marshallese / Marshall Islanders
Nauru Nauruan Nauruan Nauruan
New Zealand New Zealander New Zealander New Zealander
New Caledonia New Caledonian Kanak / Melanesian Kanak / Melanesian
Niue Niuean Niuean Niuean
Palau Palauan Palauan Palauan
Papua New Guinea Papuan Papuan Papuan
Samoa Samoan Samoan Samoan
Solomon Islands Solomon Islander Solomon Islander Solomon Islander
Tonga Tongan Tongan Tongan
Tuvalu Tuvaluan Tuvaluan Tuvaluan
Vanuatu Ni-Vanuatu Ni-Vanuatu Ni-Vanuatu