Definitions for sabahˈsɑ bɑ
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a state in Malaysia, on the N tip of Borneo: formerly a British crown colony. 1,736,902; 28,460 sq. mi. (73,710 sq. km).
Category: Geography (places)
Ref: Cap.: Kota Kinabalu.; Formerly, North Borneo.
Sabah, North Borneo(noun)
a region of Malaysia in northeastern Borneo
A state in eastern Malaysia located at the Northern part of the Borneo island with the main city Kota Kinabalu as its capital.
Sabah is one of the 13 member states of Malaysia, and is its easternmost state. It is located on the northern portion of the island of Borneo. It is the second largest state in the country after Sarawak, which it borders on its southwest. It also shares a border with the province of East Kalimantan of Indonesia in the south. The capital of Sabah is Kota Kinabalu, formerly known as Jesselton. Sabah is often referred to as "The Land Below The Wind", a phrase used by seafarers in the past to describe lands south of the typhoon belt.
Translations for sabah
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- صُبْح، صَباحArabic
- manhãPortuguese (BR)
- der MorgenGerman
- jutro, zoraCroatian
- mattino, mattinaItalian
- د سهار مهالPashto
- เวลาเช้า (ทางวรรณคดี)Thai
- 早晨Chinese (Trad.)
- buổi sángVietnamese
- 早晨Chinese (Simp.)
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