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Index Kedah

Kedah (Jawi: قدح), also known by its honorific Darul Aman or "Abode of Peace", is a state of Malaysia, located in the northwestern part of Peninsular Malaysia. [1]

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Abdul Halim of Kedah

Sultan Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah Ibni Almarhum Sultan Badlishah (28 November 1927 – 11 September 2017) was the 28th Sultan of Kedah, reigning from 1958 to 2017.

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Aceh; (Acehnese: Acèh; Jawoë:; Dutch: Atjeh or Aceh) is a province of Indonesia.

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Agni Purana

The Agni Purana, (अग्नि पुराण) is a Sanskrit text and one of the eighteen major Puranas of Hinduism.

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AIMST University

Asian Institute of Medical, Science and Technology (AIMST University) is a not-for-profit private university in Malaysia.

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Allah Selamatkan Sultan Mahkota

Allah Selamatkan Sultan Mahkota is the state anthem of Kedah, Malaysia.

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Alor Setar

Alor Setar (Jawi: الور ستار), formerly known as Alor Star from 2004–2008, is a city and the state capital of Kedah, Malaysia.

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Alor Setar Tower

Alor Setar Tower (Malay: Menara Alor Setar) is a telecommunication tower in Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Anak Bukit

Istana Anak Bukit is a mukim and the royal town of Kedah, Malaysia, located in Kota Setar District.

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Anglo-Siamese Treaty of 1909

The Anglo-Siamese Treaty of 1909 or Bangkok Treaty of 1909 was a treaty between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and the Kingdom of Siam signed on 10 March 1909, in Bangkok.

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Aslian languages

The Aslian languages are a family of Austroasiatic languages spoken on the Malay Peninsula.

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Baling District

The Baling District (Chinese: 华玲县) is a town, an administrative district in southeastern Kedah, Malaysia.

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Bandar Baharu District

The Bandar Baharu District (Chinese: 万拉峇鲁县, once proposed to be renamed as Bandar Crustacea) is a town, district and state assembly constituency at the southernmost end of Kedah, Malaysia.

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Bedong is a small town in Kedah and located 12 km to the north of Sungai Petani, Malaysia.

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Betong District

Betong (เบตง,; Betung) is the southernmost district (amphoe) of Yala Province, southern Thailand.

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A bhikkhu (from Pali, Sanskrit: bhikṣu) is an ordained male monastic ("monk") in Buddhism.

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Boarding school

A boarding school provides education for pupils who live on the premises, as opposed to a day school.

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Book of Roads and Kingdoms (ibn Khordadbeh)

The Book of Roads and Kingdoms (كتاب المسالك والممالك, Kitāb al-Masālik w’al- Mamālik) is a 9th-century geography text by the Persian geographer Ibn Khordadbeh.

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Buddhism is the world's fourth-largest religion with over 520 million followers, or over 7% of the global population, known as Buddhists.

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Bujang Valley

The Bujang Valley (Lembah Bujang) is a sprawling historical complex and has an area of approximately 224 km2 situated near Merbok, Kedah, between Gunung Jerai in the north and Muda River in the south, it is the richest archaeological area in Malaysia.

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Bukit Kayu Hitam

Bukit Kayu Hitam is Kedah's main border town on the Malaysia–Thailand border.

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Bumiputera (Malaysia)

Bumiputera or Bumiputra (Jawi: بوميڤوترا) is a Malaysian term to describe Malays and other indigenous peoples of Southeast Asia, i.e. the Malay world, used similarly as in Indonesia and Brunei.

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The Cantonese language is a variety of Chinese spoken in the city of Guangzhou (historically known as Canton) and its surrounding area in southeastern China.

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Chief Ministers in Malaysia

In Malaysia, the Menteri Besar (Jawi:منتري بسر; literally "First Minister") is the head of government of each of nine states in Malaysia with hereditary rulers.

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Chinese folk religion

Chinese folk religion (Chinese popular religion) or Han folk religion is the religious tradition of the Han people, including veneration of forces of nature and ancestors, exorcism of harmful forces, and a belief in the rational order of nature which can be influenced by human beings and their rulers as well as spirits and gods.

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Chinese language

Chinese is a group of related, but in many cases mutually unintelligible, language varieties, forming a branch of the Sino-Tibetan language family.

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Chio Min Secondary School

Chio Min Secondary School (Sek.) or S.M.J.K. Chio Min (Sekolah Menengah Jenis Kebangsaan Chio Min) is a government-controlled local Chinese high school located at Kulim, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Chola dynasty

The Chola dynasty was one of the longest-ruling dynasties in the history of southern India.

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Chola invasion of Srivijaya

In 1025, Rajendra Chola, the Chola king from Tamil Nadu in South India, launched naval raids on ports of Srivijaya in maritime Southeast Asia, and conquered Kadaram (modern Kedah) from Srivijaya and occupied it for some time.

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A Christian is a person who follows or adheres to Christianity, an Abrahamic, monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.

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ChristianityFrom Ancient Greek Χριστός Khristós (Latinized as Christus), translating Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ, Māšîăḥ, meaning "the anointed one", with the Latin suffixes -ian and -itas.

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Constitutional monarchy

A constitutional monarchy is a form of monarchy in which the sovereign exercises authority in accordance with a written or unwritten constitution.

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Coromandel Coast

The Coromandel Coast is the southeastern coast region of the Indian subcontinent, bounded by the Utkal Plains to the north, the Bay of Bengal to the east, the Kaveri delta to the south, and the Eastern Ghats to the west, extending over an area of about 22,800 square kilometres.

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Darul Aman Stadium

The Darul Aman Stadium (Stadium Darul Aman) is an all-seater and a multi-purpose stadium in Alor Star, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Ethnic group

An ethnic group, or an ethnicity, is a category of people who identify with each other based on similarities such as common ancestry, language, history, society, culture or nation.

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Executive (government)

The executive is the organ exercising authority in and holding responsibility for the governance of a state.

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Federation of Malaya

The Federation of Malaya (Persekutuan Tanah Melayu; Jawi: ڤرسكوتوان تانه ملايو) was a federation of 11 states (nine Malay states and two of the British Straits Settlements, Penang and Malacca)See: Cabinet Memorandum by the Secretary of State for the Colonies.

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Global Geoparks Network

The Global Geoparks Network (GGN) (also known as the Global Network of National Geoparks) is a UNESCO assisted network established in 1998.

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Hikayat Merong Mahawangsa

Hikayat Merong Mahawangsa (Jawi: حكاية مروڠ مهاوڠسا), alternatively spelt Hikayat Marong Mahawangsa and also known as the Kedah Annals, is a Malay literary work that gives a romantic account of the history and tales of Kedah.

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Hindu refers to any person who regards themselves as culturally, ethnically, or religiously adhering to aspects of Hinduism.

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Hinduism is an Indian religion and dharma, or a way of life, widely practised in the Indian subcontinent.

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Hokkien (from) or (閩南語/閩南話), is a Southern Min Chinese dialect group originating from the Minnan region in the south-eastern part of Fujian Province in Southeastern China and Taiwan, and spoken widely there and by the Chinese diaspora in Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, the Philippines and other parts of Southeast Asia, and by other overseas Chinese all over the world.

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Human Development Index

The Human Development Index (HDI) is a composite statistic (composite index) of life expectancy, education, and per capita income indicators, which are used to rank countries into four tiers of human development.

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Ibn Khordadbeh

Abu'l-Qasim Ubaydallah ibn Abdallah ibn Khordadbeh (ابوالقاسم عبیدالله ابن خردادبه) (c. 820 – 912 CE), better known as Ibn Khordadbeh or Ibn Khurradadhbih, was the author of the earliest surviving Arabic book of administrative geography.

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Industrial park

An industrial park (also known as industrial estate, trading estate) is an area zoned and planned for the purpose of industrial development.

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Irreligion (adjective form: non-religious or irreligious) is the absence, indifference, rejection of, or hostility towards religion.

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Iskandar Malaysia

Iskandar Malaysia (IM; Jawi: إسکندر مليسيا), formerly known as Iskandar Development Region (IDR; Malay: Wilayah Pembangunan Iskandar; Jawi: ولايه ڤمباڠونن إسکندر) and South Johor Economic Region (SJER), is the main southern development corridor in Johor, Malaysia.

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IslamThere are ten pronunciations of Islam in English, differing in whether the first or second syllable has the stress, whether the s is or, and whether the a is pronounced, or (when the stress is on the first syllable) (Merriam Webster).

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Jahai language

Jahai (Jehai) is an aboriginal Mon–Khmer language spoken by the Jahai people living in Taman Negeri Diraja Belum of Perak, Malaysia.

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James C. Scott

James C. Scott (born December 2, 1936) is a political scientist and anthropologist.

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Japanese occupation of Malaya

Malaya was gradually occupied by the Japanese between 8 December 1941 and the Allied surrender at Singapore on 16 February 1942.

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Jawi alphabet

Jawi (Jawi: Jāwī; Pattani: Yawi; Acehnese: Jawoë) is an Arabic alphabet for writing Malay, Acehnese, Banjarese, Minangkabau, Tausūg and several other languages in Southeast Asia.

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Jitra (日得拉) is a mukim in Kubang Pasu District, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Kangkong, Kedah

Kangkong is a town in Kedah, Malaysia.

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The Kathāsaritsāgara ("Ocean of the Streams of Stories") is a famous 11th-century collection of Indian legends, fairy tales and folk tales as retold in Sanskrit by a Shaiva named Somadeva.

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Kaumudi-Mahotsava (IAST: Kaumudīmahotsava, "Festival of Moonlight") is a Sanskrit play of uncertain date.

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Keat Hwa Secondary School

Keat Hwa Secondary School is a cluster Chinese high school in Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia which provides quality secondary education.

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Kedah FA

Kedah Football Association (Persatuan Bola Sepak Kedah) is a football association that supervises football in the state of Kedah, Malaysia.

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Kedah Malay

Kedah Malay or Kedahan (Also known as Pelat Utara or Loghat Utara 'Northern Dialect') also referred in Thailand as "Syburi Malay" (ภาษามลายูไทรบุรี) is a variety of the Malayan languages mainly spoken in the northwestern northern Malaysian states of Perlis, Kedah, Penang, and northern Perak and in the southern Thai provinces of Trang, Satun and parts of Yala, the usage of Kedahan Malay was historically prevalent in southwestern Thailand before being superseded by the Thai language.

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Kedah Sultanate

The Kedah Sultanate is a Muslim dynasty located in the Malay Peninsula.

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Kelantan (Jawi: کلنتن;, Kelantanese: Kelate) is a state of Malaysia.

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Kelantan-Pattani Malay

Kelantan-Pattani Malay, often referred to in Thailand as Yawi (in Thai) or Jawi (in Patani Malay), and in Kelantan as Baso Kelate, is a Malayan language spoken in the Malaysian state of Kelantan and the neighbouring southernmost provinces of Thailand.

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Kensiu language

Kensiu (Kensiw) is an Austro-Asiatic language of the Jahaic (Northern Aslian) subbranch.

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Kingdom of Kubang Pasu Darul Qiyam

Kubang Pasu, officially known as the Kingdom of Kubang Pasu Darul Qiyam (Kerajaan Kubang Pasu Darul Qiyam; Jawi:كراجأن كوبڠ ڤاسو دارول قييم) was a historical Malay Kingdom located in the northern Malay Peninsula.

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Kingdom of Reman

The Kingdom of Reman or Kingdom of Rahman (Kerajaan Reman; Jawi: كراجأن رمان) was a landlocked traditional Malay kingdom established in the northern Malay Peninsular.

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Kingdom of Setul Mambang Segara

Setul, officially the Kingdom of Setul Mambang Segara (Kerajaan Setul Mambang Segara; Jawi:نڬري ستول ممبڠ سڬارا) was a traditional Malay kingdom founded in the northern coast of Malay Peninsular.

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Kintaq language

Kintaq, or Kentaq Bong, is an Austroasiatic language spoken in Malaysia and Thailand.

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Kota Setar District

The Kota Setar District is a district in Kedah, Malaysia where the state capital Alor Star is situated.

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Pekan Kuah is a town, mukim and district capital of Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Kuala Muda District

The Kuala Muda District is a district in Kedah, Malaysia.

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Kubang Pasu District

The Kubang Pasu District is a district in northern Kedah, Malaysia.

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Kulim District

The Kulim District is a district and town in the state of Kedah, Malaysia.

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Kulim Hi-Tech Park

The Kulim Hi-Tech Park (KHTP; Taman Teknologi Tinggi Kulim) is an industrial park for high technology enterprises located in Kulim District, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Kulottunga I

Kulottunga Chola (also spelt Kulothunga) was an 11th century monarch of the Chola Empire.

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Langkawi, officially known as Langkawi, the Jewel of Kedah (Langkawi Permata Kedah), is a district and an archipelago of 99 islands (+ 5 small islands visible only at low tide) in the Andaman Sea some 30 km off the mainland coast of northwestern Malaysia.

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Langkawi International Airport

Langkawi International Airport, is an airport in Padang Matsirat, Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition

Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA) is a maritime and aerospace exhibition that takes place once every two years in Langkawi, Malaysia.

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Lingua franca

A lingua franca, also known as a bridge language, common language, trade language, auxiliary language, vernacular language, or link language is a language or dialect systematically used to make communication possible between people who do not share a native language or dialect, particularly when it is a third language that is distinct from both native languages.

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List of districts in Malaysia

District (Malay: Daerah; Jajahan in Kelantan and Bahagian in Sabah and Sarawak) is a type of administrative division below the state level in Malaysia.

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List of Menteris Besar of Kedah

The Menteri Besar of Kedah is the head of government in the Malaysian state of Kedah.

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Lists of capitals

Below is a list of lists of capitals.

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Maktab Rendah Sains MARA

The MARA Junior Science College (Maktab Rendah Sains Mara (MRSM)) is a group of boarding schools created by the People's Trust Council (Majlis Amanah Rakyat, commonly abbreviated as MARA), a Malaysian government agency.

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Malacca (Melaka; மலாக்கா) dubbed "The Historic State", is a state in Malaysia located in the southern region of the Malay Peninsula, next to the Strait of Malacca.

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Malay Annals

The Malay Annals (Malay: Sejarah Melayu, Jawi: سجاره ملايو), originally titled Sulalatus Salatin (Genealogy of Kings), is a literary work that gives a romanticised history of the origin, evolution and demise of the great Malay maritime empire, the Malacca Sultanate.

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Malay Archipelago

The Malay Archipelago (Malaysian & Indonesian: Kepulauan Melayu/Nusantara, Tagalog: Kapuluang Malay, Visayan: Kapupud-ang Malay) is the archipelago between mainland Indochina and Australia.

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Malay language

Malay (Bahasa Melayu بهاس ملايو) is a major language of the Austronesian family spoken in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.

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Malayan Campaign

The Malayan Campaign was a military campaign fought by Allied and Axis forces in Malaya, from 8 December 1941 – 31 January 1942 during the Second World War.

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Malaysia is a federal constitutional monarchy in Southeast Asia.

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Malaysian Chinese

The Malaysian Chinese consist of people of full or partial Chinese—particularly Han Chinese—ancestry who were born in or immigrated to Malaysia.

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Malaysian Indians

The Malaysian Indians or Indian Malaysians (Tamil: மலேசிய இந்தியர்கள்) consist of people of full or partial Indian through paternal descent —particularly Tamil Indians who were born in or immigrated to Malaysia from Tamil Nadu.

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Malaysian Malay

Malaysian Malays (Malaysian: Melayu Malaysia, Jawi: ملايو مليسيا) are Malaysians of Malay ethnicity whose ancestry originates wholly or partly in the Malay world.

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Malaysian Siamese

The Malaysian Siamese, Siamese Malaysians or Thai Malaysians are people of full or partial Thai descent who were born in or immigrated to Malaysia.

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Malaysian Tamil

Malaysian Tamil (Tamil), also known as Malaya Tamil, is a local variant of Tamil Language spoken in Malaysia.

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Mandarin Chinese

Mandarin is a group of related varieties of Chinese spoken across most of northern and southwestern China.

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Merbok is a mukim in Kuala Muda District, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Merong Mahawangsa

Merong Mahawangsa is a legendary warrior and a ruler who is said to be the first king of Langkasuka, or modern day Kedah.

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Syarikat Motosikal dan Enjin Nasional Sdn.

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Mount Jerai

Mount Jerai (Gunung Jerai), formerly Kedah Peak, is a mountain in Kedah, Malaysia with the height of.

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Mudzaffar Shah I of Kedah

Sultan Mudzaffar Shah I, or Phra Ong Mahawangsa (died 1179) (223) was the first Sultan of Kedah.

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Mukhriz Mahathir

Dato' Seri Mukhriz bin Mahathir (born 25 November 1964) is a Malaysian politician who is the current Menteri Besar (Chief Minister) of the State of Kedah.

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Municipal council

A municipal council is the local government of a municipality such as city councils and town councils.

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A Muslim (مُسلِم) is someone who follows or practices Islam, a monotheistic Abrahamic religion.

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Myanmar, officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and also known as Burma, is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia.

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Ninth Malaysia Plan

The Ninth Malaysian Plan (Rancangan Malaysia ke-9), abbreviated as '9MP', is a comprehensive blueprint prepared by the Economic Planning Unit (EPU) of the Prime Minister's Department and the Finance Ministry of Malaysia with approval by the Cabinet of Malaysia.

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North–South Expressway (Malaysia)

The North–South Expressway (NSE) (Lebuhraya Utara–Selatan; Jawi: ليبوهراي اوتارا–سلاتن;, வடக்கு–தெற்கு விரைவுசாலை) is the longest controlled-access expressway in Malaysia with the total length of about running from Bukit Kayu Hitam in Kedah at the Malaysia–Thailand border (connects with Phetkasem Road (Route 4) in Thailand) to Johor Bahru in southern Peninsular Malaysia near the Malaysia–Singapore border (connects with the Eastern Dispersal Link (EDL) and Second Link Expressway (LINKEDUA) to the Johor–Singapore Causeway and the Malaysia–Singapore Second Link, respectively).

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Northern Corridor Economic Region

The Northern Corridor Economic Region (NCER; Koridor Utara) is a development plan encompassing the four northwestern states of Malaysia, namely Perlis, Penang, Kedah and northern Perak.

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Open University

The Open University (OU) is a public distance learning and research university, and one of the biggest universities in the UK for undergraduate education.

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Orang Asli

Orang Asli (lit. "original people", "natural people" or "aboriginal people" in Malay) are the indigenous people and the oldest inhabitants of Peninsular Malaysia.

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Padang Matsirat

Padang Matsirat is a mukim in Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Padang Terap District

The Padang Terap District is a district in Kedah, Malaysia.

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Paddy field

A paddy field is a flooded parcel of arable land used for growing semiaquatic rice.

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Pakatan Harapan

The Alliance of Hope (Pakatan Harapan; abbrev: PH) is a political coalition in Malaysia.

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Palembang (Indonesian pronunciation: palɛmˈbaŋ) is the capital city of South Sumatra province of Indonesia.

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Pantai Merdeka

Pantai Merdeka is the only sand beach in the mainland Kedah, it is the major attraction for beach goers from all over northern Penang and Kedah State.

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Parliament of Malaysia

The Parliament of Malaysia (Parlimen Malaysia) is the national legislature of Malaysia, based on the Westminster system.

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Parliamentary system

A parliamentary system is a system of democratic governance of a state where the executive branch derives its democratic legitimacy from its ability to command the confidence of the legislative branch, typically a parliament, and is also held accountable to that parliament.

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Pattinappaalai is a Tamil poetic work in the Pathinenmaelkanakku anthology of Tamil literature, belonging to the Sangam period corresponding to between 100 BCE – 100 CE.

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Pedu Lake

Pedu Lake (Malay: Tasik Pedu) is a man made lake located in Padang Terap District, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Pekan Rabu

Pekan Rabu, which literally means "Wednesday Market", is a shopping centre located in the middle of Alor Star, the state capital of Kedah, Malaysia.

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Penang is a Malaysian state located on the northwest coast of Peninsular Malaysia, by the Malacca Strait.

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Penang International Airport

Penang International Airport, situated near Bayan Lepas at the southeastern tip of Penang Island in Malaysia, is one of the busiest airports in the country.

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Pendang District

The Pendang District is a town, a district and a parliamentary constituency in Kedah, Malaysia.

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Peninsular Malaysia

Peninsular Malaysia also known as Malaya or West Malaysia, is the part of Malaysia which lies on the Malay Peninsula and surrounding islands.

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Perlis, also known by its honorific title Perlis Indera Kayangan (Jawi),The state's constitution simply uses the name "Perlis" and does not include the honorific suffix, "Indera Kayangan".

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Pokok Sena District

The Pokok Sena District is a district and parliamentary constituency in Kedah, Malaysia.

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Postal codes in Malaysia

Postal codes in Malaysia, usually referred to as postcodes (Malay: poskod), are five digit numeric.

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The Punjabis (Punjabi:, ਪੰਜਾਬੀ), or Punjabi people, are an ethnic group associated with the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent, who speak Punjabi, a language from the Indo-Aryan language family.

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Rajendra Chola I

Rajendra Chola I or Rajendra I was a Chola emperor of India who succeeded his father Rajaraja Chola I to the throne in 1014 CE.

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Sallehuddin of Kedah

Sultan Sallehuddin ibni al-Marhum Sultan Badlishah (born 30 April 1942) is the 29th Sultan of Kedah, Malaysia.

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Satun is a town (thesaban mueang) in southern Thailand, capital of the Satun Province.

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Seberang Perai

Seberang Perai, also known as Province Wellesley, is a narrow hinterland on the Malay Peninsula opposite Penang Island, which, together with the island, forms the Malaysian state of Penang.

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Sekolah Berasrama Penuh

Sekolah Berasrama Penuh (SBP) or Fully Residential School is a school system established to nurture outstanding students to excel in academics and extracurricular activities.

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Serdang, Kedah

Serdang is a mukim in Bandar Baharu District, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Siamese invasion of Kedah

The Siamese invasion of Kedah was a military operation mounted by the Kingdom of Siam against the Sultanate of Kedah in November 1821, in the area of what is now northern Peninsula Malaysia.

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Sik District

Sik District is a district in Kedah, Malaysia.

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Sin Min Secondary School

SMJK Sin Min (新民国民型中学) (Sekolah Menengah Jenis Kebangsaan Sin Min) is a Chinese conforming school which is located in Sungai Petani, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Sintok is a small town Kubang Pasu District, Kedah, Malaysia.

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SM Sultan Abdul Halim

Sekolah Menengah Sultan Abdul Halim (Sultan Abdul Halim Secondary School; abbreviated SMSAH) is a premier boarding school, located in Jitra, Kubang Pasu, Kedah.Established in 1963 under Razak Report, it is the first boarding school in Kedah.

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SMK Bakar Arang

Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Bakar Arang (SMK Bakar Arang) is a public Malay secondary school located in Sungai Petani, Kedah, Malaysia established in 2003.

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SMK Ibrahim

Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Ibrahim or Ibrahim Secondary School is a secondary school in the town of Sungai Petani in the northern Malaysian state of Kedah.

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SMK Mahsuri

SMK Mahsuri or officially, Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Mahsuri, is a public secondary school in the centre of Kuah, Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia.

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SMK Tunku Panglima Besar

SMK Tunku Panglima Besar is a school located in Kulim Bandar Bahru, Kedah, Malaysia.

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SMS Sultan Mohamad Jiwa

Sekolah Menengah Sains Sultan Mohamad Jiwa (English: Sultan Mohamad Jiwa Science School; abbreviated SMSSMJ) is a boarding school in Malaysia funded by the Government of Malaysia.

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Songkhla Province

Songkhla (สงขลา,; Singgora) is one of the southern provinces (changwat) of Thailand.

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South India

South India is the area encompassing the Indian states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Telangana as well as the union territories of Lakshadweep, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Puducherry, occupying 19% of India's area.

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Southern Thai language

Southern Thai (Southern Thai/Thai: ภาษาไทยถิ่นใต้), also known as Pak Thai (Southern Thai: ภาษาปักษ์ใต้) or Dambro (ภาษาตามโพร), is a Southwestern Tai language spoken in the fourteen provinces of southern Thailand as well as by small communities in the northernmost Malaysian states.

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Srivijaya (also written Sri Vijaya, Indonesian/Malay: Sriwijaya, Javanese: ꦯꦿꦶꦮꦶꦗꦪ, Sundanese:, ศรีวิชัย, Sanskrit: श्रीविजय, Śrīvijaya, Khmer: ស្រីវិជ័យ "Srey Vichey", known by the Chinese as Shih-li-fo-shih and San-fo-ch'i t) was a dominant thalassocratic Malay city-state based on the island of Sumatra, Indonesia, which influenced much of Southeast Asia.

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State legislative assemblies of Malaysia

A state legislative assembly (Dewan Undangan Negeri, DUN; also known simply as state assembly) is the legislative branch of the state governments of each of the 13 Malaysian states.

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States and federal territories of Malaysia

The states and federal territories of Malaysia are the principal administrative divisions of Malaysia.

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Strait of Malacca

The Strait of Malacca (Selat Melaka, Selat Malaka; Jawi: سلت ملاک) or Straits of Malacca is a narrow, stretch of water between the Malay Peninsula (Peninsular Malaysia) and the Indonesian island of Sumatra.

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Sungai Petani

Sungai Petani (abbreviated Sg. Petani or SP; Chinese: 双溪大年; Tamil: சுங்கை பட்டாணி) is a town in Kuala Muda District, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Syburi (ไทรบุรี;, meaning "City of the Banyan") is the name for the Malay state of Kedah returned to Thailand when the Japanese occupied British Malaya during World War II.

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Tamil language

Tamil (தமிழ்) is a Dravidian language predominantly spoken by the Tamil people of India and Sri Lanka, and by the Tamil diaspora, Sri Lankan Moors, Burghers, Douglas, and Chindians.

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The Tamil people, also known as Tamilar, Tamilans, or simply Tamils, are a Dravidian ethnic group who speak Tamil as their mother tongue and trace their ancestry to the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, the Indian Union territory of Puducherry, or the Northern, Eastern Province and Puttalam District of Sri Lanka.

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Tang dynasty

The Tang dynasty or the Tang Empire was an imperial dynasty of China preceded by the Sui dynasty and followed by the Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms period.

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Tanintharyi or Taninthayi (widely known during the British occupation and since as Tenasserim) is a small town in Taninthayi Township, Myeik District, in the Tanintharyi Region of south-western Myanmar.

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Taoism, also known as Daoism, is a religious or philosophical tradition of Chinese origin which emphasizes living in harmony with the Tao (also romanized as ''Dao'').

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Telephone numbers in Malaysia

Telephone numbers in Malaysia are regulated by the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC).

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Telugu people

The Telugu people or Telugu Praajalu are the people who speak Telugu as a first language.

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Teochew dialect

Teochew (Chaozhou dialect: Diê⁵ziu¹ uê⁷; Shantou dialect: Dio⁵ziu¹ uê⁷) is a variant of Southern Min spoken mainly by the Teochew people in the Chaoshan region of eastern Guangdong and by their diaspora around the world.

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Thai language

Thai, Central Thai, or Siamese, is the national and official language of Thailand and the first language of the Central Thai people and vast majority Thai of Chinese origin.

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Thailand, officially the Kingdom of Thailand and formerly known as Siam, is a unitary state at the center of the Southeast Asian Indochinese peninsula composed of 76 provinces.

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The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO; Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) based in Paris.

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Universiti Teknologi MARA

Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM; MARA University of Technology) is a public university in Malaysia based primarily in Shah Alam.

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Universiti Utara Malaysia

The Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM; English: Northern University of Malaysia) was established on 16 February 1984 under the Universiti Utara Malaysia 1984 Order.

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University of Kuala Lumpur

Universiti Kuala Lumpur (UniKL) is a multi-campus university technical university with its main campus based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Varieties of Chinese

Chinese, also known as Sinitic, is a branch of the Sino-Tibetan language family consisting of hundreds of local language varieties, many of which are not mutually intelligible.

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Vehicle registration plates of Malaysia

Malaysian registration plates are displayed at the front and rear of all private and commercial motorised vehicles in Malaysia, as required by law.

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Virarajendra Chola

Virarajendra Chola (r.1063–1070 CE) is considered to be one of the most underrated Chola kings, mainly because a major part of his life was spent as a subordinate of his two elder brothers Rajadhiraja Chola I and Rajendra Chola II, who along with Virarajendra Chola himself were the illustrious sons of their Chakravarti(Emperor) father, Rajendra Chola I. While certainly it was not a practice among the Chola kings to nominate the eldest son, but the most capable (in administration of their domains as well as proving their mettle on the battlefield) as the heir to the throne.

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Weapons of the Weak

Weapons of the Weak: Everyday Forms of Peasant Resistance is a 1985 book on everyday forms of rural class conflict as illustrated in a Malaysian village, written by anthropologist James C. Scott and published by Yale University Press.

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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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Yala Province

Yala (ยะลา) is the southernmost province (changwat) of Thailand.

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Yan District

The Yan District is a district in Kedah, Malaysia.

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Yijing (monk)

Yijing (635–713 CE) was a Tang dynasty Chinese Buddhist monk originally named Zhang Wenming.

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Zahir Mosque

The Zahir Mosque (Masjid Zahir) is a mosque in Alor Setar, Kota Setar, Kedah, Malaysia.

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2005 Malaysian haze

Haze is caused by "hotspots" (zones with high temperature levels as seen via satellite imagery) in Malaysia and Indonesia.

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2006 Sukma Games

The 2006 Sukma Games, officially known as the 11th Sukma Games was a Malaysian multi-sport event held in Kedah from 28 May to 4 June 2006.

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