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Halmahera

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Halmahera, formerly known as Jilolo, Gilolo, or Jailolo, is the largest island in the Maluku Islands. [1]

58 relations: Alfred Russel Wallace, Australia (continent), Bird-of-paradise, Bugis, Buli language (Indonesia), Charles Darwin, Christianity in Indonesia, Colonialism, Desa Gamtala, Dukono, Dutch East India Company, Empire of Japan, Endemism, Eramet, Ferry, Flightless bird, Galela (city), Gane language, Gebe, Indonesia, Invisible rail, Islam in Indonesia, Island, Island arc, Kao, Indonesia, Maba language, Maluku Islands, Maluku sectarian conflict, Manado, Mining, Morotai, Mount Gamkonora, Mount Ibu, North Halmahera Regency, North Maluku, Pacific Plate, Pagu, Patani language, Provinces of Indonesia, Raja Ampat Islands, Refugee, Sahu, Sangihe Islands, Sawai language, Sofifi, Southeast Asia, Standardwing, Subdivisions of Indonesia, Sula Islands, Sulawesi, ..., Surabaya, Ternate, The Malay Archipelago, Tidore, Tobelo, Togutil people, West Halmahera Regency, World War II. Expand index (8 more) »

Alfred Russel Wallace

Alfred Russel Wallace (8 January 18237 November 1913) was an English naturalist, explorer, geographer, anthropologist, and biologist.

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Australia (continent)

The continent of Australia, sometimes known in technical contexts by the names Sahul, Australinea or Meganesia to distinguish it from the country of Australia, consists of the land masses which sit on Australia's continental shelf.

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Bird-of-paradise

The birds-of-paradise are members of the family Paradisaeidae of the order Passeriformes.

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Bugis

The Buginese people are an ethnic group—the most numerous of the three major linguistic and ethnic groups of South Sulawesi, in the southwestern province of Sulawesi, third largest island of Indonesia.

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Buli language (Indonesia)

Buli is an Austronesian language of southern Halmahera, Indonesia.

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Charles Darwin

Charles Robert Darwin, (12 February 1809 – 19 April 1882) was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution.

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Christianity in Indonesia

Christianity is Indonesia's second-largest religion, after Islam.

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Colonialism

Colonialism is the policy of a polity seeking to extend or retain its authority over other people or territories, generally with the aim of developing or exploiting them to the benefit of the colonizing country and of helping the colonies modernize in terms defined by the colonizers, especially in economics, religion and health.

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Desa Gamtala

Desa Gamtala is a village located in North Maluku, West Halmahera, Indonesia.

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Dukono

Dukono is an active volcano located in the northern part of Halmahera island, Indonesia.

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Dutch East India Company

The United East India Company, sometimes known as the United East Indies Company (Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie; or Verenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie in modern spelling; abbreviated to VOC), better known to the English-speaking world as the Dutch East India Company or sometimes as the Dutch East Indies Company, was a multinational corporation that was founded in 1602 from a government-backed consolidation of several rival Dutch trading companies.

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Empire of Japan

The was the historical nation-state and great power that existed from the Meiji Restoration in 1868 to the enactment of the 1947 constitution of modern Japan.

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Endemism

Endemism is the ecological state of a species being unique to a defined geographic location, such as an island, nation, country or other defined zone, or habitat type; organisms that are indigenous to a place are not endemic to it if they are also found elsewhere.

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Eramet

Eramet is a French multinational mining and metallurgy company, listed on the Euronext Paris exchange under the symbol ERA.

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Ferry

A ferry is a merchant vessel used to carry passengers, and sometimes vehicles and cargo as well, across a body of water.

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Flightless bird

Flightless birds are birds that through evolution lost the ability to fly.

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Galela (city)

Galela (or actually Soasio, as it is called properly, with the name Galela referring to the entire district/kecamatan surrounding it), is a small town on the eastern Indonesian island of Halmahera.

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Gane language

Gane is an Austronesian language of southern Halmahera, Indonesia.

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Gebe

Gebe is an island of Maluku Islands, Indonesia.

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Indonesia

Indonesia (or; Indonesian), officially the Republic of Indonesia (Republik Indonesia), is a transcontinental unitary sovereign state located mainly in Southeast Asia, with some territories in Oceania.

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Invisible rail

The invisible rail, Wallace's rail, or drummer rail (Habroptila wallacii) is a large flightless rail that is endemic to the island of Halmahera in North Maluku, Indonesia, where it inhabits impenetrable sago swamps adjacent to forests.

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Islam in Indonesia

Islam is the most adhered to religion in Indonesia, with 87.2% of Indonesian population identifying themselves as Muslim in 2010 estimate.

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Island

An island or isle is any piece of sub-continental land that is surrounded by water.

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Island arc

An island arc is a type of archipelago, often composed of a chain of volcanoes, with arc-shaped alignment, situated parallel and close to a boundary between two converging tectonic plates.

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Kao, Indonesia

Kao is a small coastal town on the eastern Indonesian island of Halmahera.

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Maba language

Maba (Maban, Mabang) is a Maban language spoken in Chad and Sudan.

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Maluku Islands

The Maluku Islands or the Moluccas are an archipelago within Banda Sea, Indonesia.

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Maluku sectarian conflict

The Maluku Islands sectarian conflict was a period of ethno-political conflict along religious lines, which spanned the Indonesian islands that compose the Maluku archipelago, with particularly serious disturbances in Ambon and Halmahera Islands.

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Manado

Manado (pronounced in Manado Malay, in Indonesian) is the capital city of the North Sulawesi province of Indonesia.

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Mining

Mining is the extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the earth, usually from an orebody, lode, vein, seam, reef or placer deposit.

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Morotai

Morotai Island (Pulau Morotai) is an island in the Halmahera group of eastern Indonesia's Maluku Islands (Moluccas).

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Mount Gamkonora

Mount Gamkonora is a stratovolcano on Halmahera island, Indonesia.

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Mount Ibu

Mount Ibu (Gunung Ibu) is a stratovolcano located at the north-west coast of Halmahera island, Indonesia.

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North Halmahera Regency

North Halmahera Regency (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) is a regency (on Halmahera Island) of North Maluku Province, Indonesia.

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North Maluku

North Maluku (Maluku Utara) is a province of Indonesia.

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Pacific Plate

The Pacific Plate is an oceanic tectonic plate that lies beneath the Pacific Ocean.

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Pagu

Patrícia Rehder Galvão, known by her pseudonym Pagu (June 9, 1910 – December 12, 1962) was a Brazilian writer, poet, playwright, journalist and translator.

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Patani language

Patani is an Austronesian language of southern Halmahera, Indonesia.

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Provinces of Indonesia

The Provinces of Indonesia are the 34 largest subdivisions of the country and the highest tier of the local government (Daerah Tingkat I – level I region).

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Raja Ampat Islands

Located off the northwest tip of Bird's Head Peninsula on the island of New Guinea, in Indonesia's West Papua province, Raja Ampat, or the Four Kings, is an archipelago comprising over 1,500 small islands, cays, and shoals surrounding the four main islands of Misool, Salawati, Batanta, and Waigeo, and the smaller island of Kofiau.

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Refugee

A refugee, generally speaking, is a displaced person who has been forced to cross national boundaries and who cannot return home safely (for more detail see legal definition).

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Sahu

Shahu and sahu (or Sah or Sahoo shahu or 'साहु' or 'साहू' or 'साह') is a surname found in India.

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Sangihe Islands

The Sangihe Islands (also spelled "Sangir", "Sanghir" or "Sangi") – Kepulauan Sangihe – are a group of islands which constitute two regencies within the province of North Sulawesi, in northern Indonesia, the Sangihe Islands Regency (Kabupaten Kepulauan Sangihe) and the Sitaro Islands Regency (Kabupaten Siau Tagulandang Biaro).

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Sawai language

The Sawai language (also Weda) is a South Halmahera language of Austronesian stock spoken in Weda and Gane Timor districts of southern Halmahera, northern Maluku Province, Indonesia.

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Sofifi

Sofifi (Kota Sofifi) is a town on the west coast of the Indonesian island of Halmahera, and since 2010 has been the capital of the province of North Maluku.

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Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia or Southeastern Asia is a subregion of Asia, consisting of the countries that are geographically south of China, east of India, west of New Guinea and north of Australia.

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Standardwing

The standardwing (Semioptera wallacii) also known as Wallace’s standardwing, is a species of bird-of-paradise.

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Subdivisions of Indonesia

Indonesia is divided into provinces (Provinsi).

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Sula Islands

The Sula Islands Regency (Kabupaten Kepulauan Sula) is one of regency in North Maluku province.

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Sulawesi

Sulawesi, formerly known as Celebes, is an island in Indonesia.

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Surabaya

Surabaya (formerly Dutch: Soerabaia and later Surabaja) is a port city and the capital of East Java (Jawa Timur) province of Indonesia.

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Ternate

Ternate is an island in the Maluku Islands (Moluccas) of eastern Indonesia.

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The Malay Archipelago

The Malay Archipelago is a book by the British naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace which chronicles his scientific exploration, during the eight-year period 1854 to 1862, of the southern portion of the Malay Archipelago including Malaysia, Singapore, the islands of Indonesia, then known as the Dutch East Indies, and the island of New Guinea.

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Tidore

Tidore (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) is a city, island, and archipelago in the Maluku Islands of eastern Indonesia, west of the larger island of Halmahera.

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Tobelo

Tobelo is a town and also a district on the eastern Indonesian island of Halmahera.

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Togutil people

The Togutil people (also known as Inner Tobelo, a term referring to indigenous people who lived in the woods and "could sleep standing up under a leaf during rain") are an indigenous group with a semi-nomadic lifestyle in the jungles of Totodoku, Tukur-Tukur, Lolobata, Kobekulo and Buli, North Maluku in the Aketajawe-Lolobata National Park, North Halmahera Regency, North Maluku, Indonesia.

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West Halmahera Regency

West Halmahera Regency (Kabupaten Halmahera Barat) is a regency (on Halmahera Island) in North Maluku Province, Indonesia.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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Gilolo, Halmahera I., Halmahera Island, Halmahera islands, Jilolo.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halmahera

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