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səˈrɑ wɑk, -wɑSarawak

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Sarawaknoun

    a region of Malaysia on northwestern Borneo


  1. Sarawaknoun

    State in eastern Malaysia which has Kuching as its capital.


  1. Sarawak

    Sarawak is one of two Malaysian states on the island of Borneo. Known as Bumi Kenyalang, Sarawak is situated on the northwest of the island, bordering the Malaysian state of Sabah to the northeast, Indonesia to the south, and surrounding Brunei. It is the largest Malaysian state. The administrative capital is Kuching, which has a population of 700,000. Major cities and towns include Miri, Sibu and Bintulu. As of the last census, the state population was 2,420,009.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. sarawak

    A town and province of Borneo, on the northeast coast of the island. The Chinese inhabitants of this place rose in insurrection and massacred a number of Europeans, February 17 and 18, 1857; the rajah, Sir J. Brooke, raised a force and speedily chastised the insurgents, of whom 2000 were killed.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sarawak in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sarawak in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Sarawak in a Sentence

  1. Lim Kit Siang:

    My advice to Najib is to allow common sense to prevail, that blocking access to Sarawak Report is not going to end his 1MDB woes but the opposite, plunging his credibility and legitimacy to even unimagined depths, which is not good for him as prime minister and for the nation as well.

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