Porirua

geographical name
Po·​ri·​rua | \ ˌpȯr-ə-ˈrü-ə How to pronounce Porirua (audio) \

Definition of Porirua

city north-northeast of Wellington near the southwestern tip of the North Island, New Zealand population 51,717

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