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Definitions for Kalimantan
ˌkɑ liˈmɑn tɑnkali·man·tan

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Indonesian Borneo, Kalimantannoun

    the part of Indonesia on the southern side of the island of Borneo

  2. Borneo, Kalimantannoun

    3rd largest island in the world; in the western Pacific to the north of Java; largely covered by dense jungle and rain forest; part of the Malay Archipelago


  1. Kalimantan

    In English, the term Kalimantan refers to the Indonesian portion of the island of Borneo, while in Indonesian, the term "Kalimantan" refers to the whole island of Borneo. The Indonesian territory makes up 73% of the island by area, and 69.5% by population. The non-Indonesian parts of Borneo are of Brunei and East Malaysia, the latter comprising the states of Sabah and Sarawak. The region within Indonesia is also known as Indonesian Borneo. Kalimantan's total area is 544,150 square kilometres. Kalimantan is divided into five provinces:

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Kalimantan in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Kalimantan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Kalimantan in a Sentence

  1. Nyoman Suryadiputra:

    Thousands of square kilometers in Sumatra and Kalimantan may become flooded in the same way as the Rajang Delta, affecting millions of people who depend on these areas for their livelihoods.

  2. Joko Widodo:

    I hereby request your permission to move our national capital to Kalimantan, a capital city is not just a symbol of national identity, but also a representation of the progress of the nation. This is for the realization of economic equality and justice.

  3. Andry Taneli:

    I'm still optimistic about infrastructure development, i did some cross-checking with building material sellers in Kalimantan and they get more orders these days because of government infrastructure projects.

  4. Syamsu Alam:

    So, like the South China Sea and the borders in North Kalimantan, we need to have some activities there.

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