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Who is Kalong?
Kalong a.k.a. Saeroen was an Indonesian journalist and screenwriter. Born in Yogyakarta, he became a journalist after a time working at a railway station. By the mid-1930s he had established the daily Pemandangan with Raden Hajji Djunaedi and was writing editorials with the pen name Kampret. When the paper was dissolved, Saeroen drifted into the film industry as a writer, making his debut with Albert Balink's Terang Boelan. Much of his later life was spent working with several minor publications.
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- Kalong a.k.a. Dimbong Language: Kaalong, also known as Dimbong, is a nearly extinct Bantu language of Cameroon. Speakers have shifted to Bafia.
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- Kalong a.k.a. Kelon Language: Kelon, or Klon, is a Papuan language of the western tip of Alor Island in the Alor archipelago of Indonesia.
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The Hidden Force (1990)
by Louis Couperus, E. M. Beekman
A kalong is a large bat that feeds on fruit. It is common in the archipelago. It belongs to the Pteropus, also known popularly as "flying dogs." It is brown and has a wing- spread of nearly five feet. During the day the kalongs hang in large ...
by A.E. Brehm
The Kalong is a native of the Indian islands, especially Java, Sumatra, Ban d a an d Timor ; living either in large forests or in the groves of fruit trees which surround all the Javanese villages. Occasionally these Bats cover the branches in such ...
a new and original work presenting ... every word in the English language ... and an exhaustive encyclopaedia of all the arts and sciences by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris
The Great Kalong is a large frugivorous bat, inhabiting Java, bumatra, and other eastern islands, and perhaps Malacca aud the Philippine Islands. It is Lrger than tlie allied Indian fruit-twit, being fourteen Inches long aud four feet in expanse of ...
The Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1885)
A New & Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, & Use
The Great Kalong is a large frugivorous bat, inhabiting Java, Sumatra, and other eastern islands, and perhaps Malacca aud the Philippine Islands. It is larger than the allied Indian fruit-bat, being fourteen inches long and four feet in expanse of ...
by Robert Hunter
The Great Kalong is a large frugivorous bat, bsv- habiting Java, Sumatra, and other eastern islands, and perhaps Malacca and the Philippine Islands. It is larger than the allied Indian fruit-bat, being fourteen inches long and four feet in expanse ...
by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris
The Great Kalong is a large frugivorous bat, inhabiting Java, Sumatra, and other eastern islands, and perhaps Malacca and the Philippine Islands. It is hirger than the allied Indian fruit-bat, being fourteen inches long and four feet in expanse of ...
Embracing a Full Description of the Different Races of Men, and of the Characteristic Habits and Modes of Life of the Various Beasts, Birds, Fishes, Insects, Reptiles, and Microscopic Animalcula of the Globe. Being a Complete History of the Animal Kingdom by John Frost
Kalong. The Splendid Horseshoe Bat is a native of Java. The Amboyna Bat, or Flyng-fox, is found in India and Amboyna. It is of large size, and greatly resembles the Kalong, which is the largest species of the genus that has been hitherto ...
by Ooi Keat Gin
NINGKAN, STEPHEN KALONG (1920–1997). Born in Sarawak of Sino–Iban parents, Stephen Kalong Ningkan was the first and thus far only state chief minister to be constitutionally removed from office. Ningkan was Sarawak's first chief ...
Encyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)
Mixed sciences, vol. 5
Pteropus Javanicus Kalong or Java Roussette. Family. Leafless-nosed Bats. Molossus velox. Family. Leaf-nosed Bats. Phyllostoma spectrum Vampire or Spectre Bat. III. ORDER. Family. Erinaceus Europaaus Sorex araneus Tnlpa Europma ...
by Bernard Wood
kalong eccentricity cycle, which has been the dominant cyclical signal affecting the Earth's global climate for close to a million years, has a strong influence on insolation at high latitudes. (L. eccentricus = not having the same center.) ...
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Video shows what kalong means. A fruit bat, especially the Indian edible fruit bat (Pteropus edulis).. Kalong Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio ...
Scrabble value of K5A1L1O1N1G2
The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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