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Definition of the noun perak

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  1. sultanate and one of the 13 states that constitute the Federation of Malaysia


Perak, one of the 13 states of Malaysia, is the second largest state in Peninsular Malaysia. It borders Kedah and the Thai Yala Province to the north; Penang to the northwest; Kelantan and Pahang to the east; Selangor to the south, and the Straits of Malacca to the west.


Perak: A perak is a headdress typically worn by the old aristocracy in the Himalayan Ladakh region of Asia. It is composed of a strap of leather studded with semi-precious stones, such as lapis lazuli and turquoise.

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Google previewMalaysia, Brunei and Singapore (2006)

by James Alexander

Cave paintings on the outskirts of Ipoh suggest that the area has been inhabited since 8000 bo Today, visitors tend to associate Perak with the Cameron Highlands (Perak is the entry point to the highlands, ...

Google previewThe Gospel in All Lands (1896)

Perak is a state on the Malay Peninsula, in southern Asia, protected by Great Britain. There is a native Malay rajah, but with little power, the government being wholly in the hands of a British officer called the resident, who is in turn under the ...

Google previewThe Pall Mall Budget (1876)

Being a Weekly Collection of Articles Printed in the Pall Mall Gazette from Day to Day, with a Summary of News

Perak is an independent native State, governed by a rajah and a number of hereditary chiefs, and'lies immediately to the'south of the British settlement of Province Wellesley, which is a dependency of Penang, or Prince of Wales's Island.

Google previewWinston's Cumulative Encyclopedia (1915)

A Comprehensive Reference Book by Charles Morris

Perak is a flourishing and progressive country. Roads and railways are constructed or being made and its rich resources developed. Tin is produced in large quantities, and tapioca, pepper, rice, sugar, coffee, cacao, and cinchona are ...

Google previewPlant Sciences Reviews 2010 (2011)

by David Hemming

Semangok Perak is an improved variety developed by selection method ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Prehistory (2001)

Volume 3: East Asia and Oceania by Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember

Perak, Malaysia." Report to the Department of Museums and Antiquity, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Chaimanee, Y. (1994). " Mammalian ...

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Small photo of PERAK, MALAYSIA - OCTOBER 1st, 2016: A man frying meal at the street stall at night at Sri Iskandar, Perak.Small photo of Texture of pebbles attached to the surface of a floor in front of a shop located in Perak, Malaysia.Small photo of Perak, Malaysia 20 November 2017 : Tourists boiling an eggs at Sungai Klah Felda Hot Spring Park in Sungkai, Perak.Small photo of Perak, Malaysia 20 November 2017 : Tourists boiling an eggs at Sungai Klah Felda Hot Spring Park in Sungkai, Perak.Small photo of Perak, Malaysia 20 November 2017 : Tourists boiling an eggs at Sungai Klah Felda Hot Spring Park in Sungkai, Perak.Small photo of Perak, Malaysia - 12 July 2015: The leaning tower of Telok Intan, Perak, Malaysia.Small photo of Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia-JUNE 13, 2017:Perak Sam Poh Lin Sen Tong is a Chinese Buddhist temple built within a limestone cave and is the oldest and most famous cave temples in Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia. More...

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Perak Meaning

Video shows what Perak means. State in western Malaysia which has Ipoh as its capital.. Perak Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to ...

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