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  Shoto Press | Titles | The Malay Mysteries
The Malay Mysteries are conceived and written by series author and creative director Jai Sen, and illustrated by Indonesian, Philippine, and American visual artists.
The books are printed in specially formulated fl and silver inks using high-definition imaging to simulate daguerreotype photographs from the time period of the stories, an effect that has attracted as much attention and praise as the stories themselves.
Two stories of ill-fated love and a dark temple high on the slopes of a volcano hold the keys to an ancient curse--but Marsiti's magic may not be enough to defeat the forces trapped on the island.
www.shotopress.com /titles/malay_mysteries.php   (1027 words)

  
  Malay titles - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Megat is a title inherited by the male descendant of a Megat.
Puteri is a title inherited by the female descendant of a Megat.
Tun is a title inherited by the issue of a Puteri, the female descendant of a Megat and a commoner father, in turn inheritable through the male line.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Malay_titles   (3547 words)

  
 The Indonesian Language - Bahasa Indonesia
Malay is just one of many scores, perhaps hundreds, of different languages in the area now occupied by the Republic of Indonesia.
Malay was also the language most widely used in the propagation of Christianity, especially in the now largely Christianised areas of East Indonesia.
The eastern variant, often referred to roughly and popularly as Ambonese Malay, is spoken in the north of Sulawesi, the islands of Maluku, in Flores, Timor and in West Papua.
www.hawaii.edu /indolang/malay.html   (2768 words)

  
 Simplified Spelling Society : Malay Spelling Reform.
They are the Malays of the Malay Peninsula, Singapore, Brunei, parts of Sarawak, and the eastern part of North Sumatra known as the Riau mainland together with islands off its coast.
In Sumatra (Indonesia), Malay as the language of administration was replaced by Dutch, whereas in Peninsula Malaysia, Singapore and Borneo, it was superseded by English.
There are three types of reduplication in Malay: the reduplication of the first syllable of the root, the reduplication of the stem of a complex word, and the reduplication of the whole word, be it a simple or complex word.
www.spellingsociety.org /journals/j11/malay.php   (4254 words)

  
 The Ultimate Malay titles Dog Breeds Information Guide and Reference
Yang di-Pertua Negeri is not a royal title, but the title of a Governor of a state which does not have a native Ruler.
Megat is the title given to the son whose born in the line of Megat, which inherit the royal blood from the father side.The female descendant is given the title Puteri.This line of royalty is categorized as ningrat.When a Puteri married to a commoner (non-royalty) the descendants are given title Tun.
Meor is the title given to the son whose mother a Syarifah married a non-syed.
www.dogluvers.com /dog_breeds/Tun   (2376 words)

  
 Indonesia Report: The Sultanate of Kutai
The sultan bestowed pompous titles on the Buginese as a means of securing their loyalty and this was instrumental in their gradual assimilation (ca.
Titles were always rather cheap in Kutai, but the 19th century saw such an indiscriminate awarding of them that their prestige became grossly devaluated.
Dayak and Malay villages had hereditary adat-heads, recognized or appointed by the sultan at a ceremony in which they were given Malay titles.
www.indonext.com /report/report604.html   (1202 words)

  
 Malay titles
Malay titles is one of the topics in focus at Global Oneness.
Yang di-Pertua Negeri, literally the "head of state" in Malay, is the title of the largely symbolic state Governors of the Malaysian states of Penang, Malacca, Sabah and Sarawak, who are appointed by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong or King of Malaysia.
Datu is the title for ancient tribal chieftains in the pre-hispanic Philippines.
www.experiencefestival.com /malay_titles   (883 words)

  
 MALAYSIAN SERIALS: ISSUES AND PROBLEMS - 65th IFLA Council and General Conference - Conference Programme and Proceedings
Of the 17 titles, 7 were in Chinese, 4 in English, 3 in Malay (Roman) and 1 Malay Jawi and 2 Tamil.
Among the titles are Dewan Budaya, Dewan Ekonomi, Dewan Kosmik, Dewan Masyarakat, Dewan Sastera, Dewan Siswa and Jurnal Dewan Bahasa.
Universiti Malaya had recently undertaken to identify duplicate titles carried by these libraries and recommended that where 3 or more copies of a title were being subscribed to, then libraries concerned were encouraged to consider a cancellation so that another title may be substituted.
www.ifla.org /IV/ifla65/papers/019-149e.htm   (2940 words)

  
 Feature   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
THE Malays in Sri Lanka are the descendants of the kings, queens, princes, princesses, noblemen, dignitaries, artistes, craftsmen, commanders and their retinue, who were part and parcel of the sovereign, exiled by the Dutch.
Malay is a corruption of the word 'Malayu', or in short Ma-layu, which literally means 'To change or to wither', i.e.
Appointments to the Malay regiment by the British as officers was confined to the children of the nobility and relations of reputed and powerful Malays with a sound background.
www.dailynews.lk /2005/06/24/fea04.htm   (1413 words)

  
 Language Reference Guide For Malay
Malay is spoken principally in Malaysia and, to a lesser extent, in neighbouring Thailand and Singapore.
Beginning in the 14th century, with the conversion of many Malays to Islam, a variation of the Arabic script known as Jawi was used for writing.
Written Malay, used for correspondence, education, official matters, legal, financial and in the media is the same throughout Malaysia and is more formal in context.
www.translationdirectory.com /article765.htm   (1181 words)

  
 UMNO leaders and Malay rulers: The erosion of a special relationship Pacific Affairs - Find Articles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
IN JANUARY 1993, the Malaysian parliament stripped the Malay rulers of their legal immunity.(1) Meanwhile, UMNO Baru, the backbone of the ruling Barisan Nasional coalition, withdrew all privileges not provided for under the constitution and considered removing the "royal" prefix from the titles of state institutions.
Pre-colonial Malay society was organized along a patrimonial model comprising the bangsawan (aristocracy) and the rakyat (masses).
One was Malay insofar as he belonged to bangsa Melayu whose essence was the raja.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_qa3680/is_199507/ai_n8725384   (919 words)

  
 Bulatlat.com
Dean Malay was born in Gagalangin, Tondo in 1914 to writer Gonzalo Malay and Carmen de Jesus.
Sison, who attended journalism and Rizal classes under Dean Malay, wrote in a tribute sent to the family that he was a very engaging teacher who expressed his ideas seriously and enlivened the class with funny anecdotes.
Sison said Dean Malay was among the professors who contributed to his maturation as a patriotic and progressive liberal.
www.bulatlat.com /news/3-16/3-16-deanmalay.html   (1577 words)

  
 PERAK
His successor, Sultan Idris, proved to be one of the wisest and forward thinking Malays of his generation.
The nobility consists of a number of territorial and personal titles, the former conferred for life on individuals belonging to the same family, but not necessarily on the eldest son of the former title holder.
On the death of a reigning Sultan, the prince holding the title of Raja Muda, the senior prince in the hierarchy succeeds him.
www.4dw.net /royalark/Malaysia/perak.htm   (1171 words)

  
 ILBS - Malaysian Publisher of Law Books
that cover over 60 subjects in both English and Malay.
the links to all the titles on each subject.
We translate selected law titles into Malay and reprint under
www.malaysialawbooks.com   (143 words)

  
 Malay and Malaysian Collections
The collection of Malay printed books from Malaysia and Singapore is extensive, mainly dating from the late 19th and early 20th century, with smaller collections from Indonesia and Brunei.
A few Malay manuscripts were acquired in 1753 in the Sloane, Harley and Egerton foundation collections of the British Museum, but most were acquired in the first half of the 19th century from the collections of John Crawfurd, Colin Mackenzie and John Leyden, who had all served with the East India Company in Southeast Asia.
The important collection of 150 early Malay mission imprints formed by H.C.Millies was acquired from the estate of the Abbé Favre in 1888.
www.bl.uk /collections/malay.html   (469 words)

  
 Malaysia Related Films
Merisik (discreet match-making), the proposal, and the wedding ceremony are carried out according to the traditions of the community and conducted with joyous and colourful ceremonies depicting the culture and philosophy of life of the Bajaus.
The Malay Sultanate of Johor, which came into existence after Melaka fell to the Portuguese, planted numerous memories--nostalgic, tragic, mysterious, and dramatic--in the collective Malay consciousness.
Documentary on the keris, a kind of Malay weapon, that regarded as a precious cultural heritage of the Malay and associated with heroism and mysticism.
www.library.ucla.edu /libraries/yrl/colls/sea/filmsmalaysia.htm   (2906 words)

  
 Malay titles - Everything on Malay titles (information, latest news, articles,...)
Malay language - Title - Honorific - Malaysia - Brunei - Singapore
In Malaysia, all titles can be granted to both men and women.
Only the highest title in each class should be used; thus a person with a Tan Sriship (always a federal title) and a federal Datukship should only use the Tan Sri; but a holder of a federal Tan Sriship and a state Dato'ship may use both titles.
www.spiritus-temporis.com /malay-titles   (416 words)

  
 Taylor & Francis Journals: Welcome
Indonesia and the Malay World is an international scholarly journal which focuses its study of the region on languages, literatures, art, archaeology, history, religion, anthropology and the performing arts.
First published in 1973 as Indonesia Circle, the change of journal title indicates its concern with the entire Malay world and signals a desire to encompass more fully the study of the region.
Illuminated manuscripts from the east coast of the Malay Peninsula
www.tandf.co.uk /journals/titles/13639811.asp   (129 words)

  
 PopImage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
With only three titles under his belt thus far, his collection of work already clocks over 500 pages with each page garnering the highest respect of quality.
U.S. The Mysticism of the past and the lurching juggernaut of a new century serve as an axis point for a village ravished by a creature of darkness that preys on the townspeople at night.
All the art is done in pencils which allows for very smooth fls and variations in shading, not only that but Edi also never abstains on the detail, whether it be the detail of wood grain or the intricate patterns of weaving around the huts.
www.popimage.com /content/viewnews.cgi?newsid1064805177,32609,   (1929 words)

  
 Rajahs of Sarawak
Any Sarawak citizen, whether indigenous Iban, Chinese, Malay or European, could gain access to the Rajah and he encouraged the participation of community leaders in a consulting body, the General Council.
Retaining traditional Malay titles and ceremonies for himself and those in line of succession, Brooke's rule was a blend of traditions, a benevolent autocracy, and somehow it all worked.
When he left Sarawak for the last time in 1863 he left his nephew and successor, Charles Johnson Brooke, a character in our story, a nation largely free of piracy, beginning to show the promise of prosperity, and one that had expanded to more than three times the size of the original 1841 bequest.
www.ghosteater.com /rajahs.htm   (988 words)

  
 Learn Malay - Malay Books, Courses, and Software
Incorporating a range of oral and written exercises to help you practise your new language, spend just half an hour a day with your Linguaphone Starter Course, learning with their unique 'listen, understand, speak' method and you'll soon be chatting with the locals - sounding just like a local.
And as Malay is spoken in some areas of Indonesia, this makes a perfect companion to Colloquial Indonesian.
You'll have access to permanent reports for all the activities done by each student in the class for such things as time and sessions spent on each activity, scores in the quizzes and games.
www.multilingualbooks.com /malay.html   (790 words)

  
 Brudirect.com  - Local News
Primary and lower secondary school students are now able to bridge the digital gap as they can purchase books on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in the Malay language; thanks to the author, Hj Kamsani Hj Ahmad, a senior lecturer of Institute Teknologi Brunei (ITB).
The books, "Mudah Ke Arah Teknologi Maklumat dan Komunikasi" (Easy Guide towards ICT) level one to six (in English language) and level one to three (in Malay language) were exhibited at the Brunei ICT Awards (BICTA) expo, which ended yesterday, at the International Convention Centre in Berakas.
Kamsani said the three Malay titles were translated from the English versions, which were written by him.
www.brudirect.com /DailyInfo/News/Archive/Oct05/311005/nite16.htm   (415 words)

  
 the Literary Saloon at the complete review - 21 - 28 February 2006 Archive
Apparently: "Malay popular fiction is flourishing" (the sort of local success we're always glad to hear about).
Alaf 21, one of the biggest and most influential Malay novel publishers in the business (the other big player is Creative Media), decided to begin using everyday language in their books.
We can't believe that this is considered among the most anticipated titles of the year, but presumably D.B.C.Pierre's Man Booker winning credentials are enough to account for that (despite his having taken the prize with the piss-poor Vernon God Little).
www.complete-review.com /saloon/archive/200602c.htm   (4045 words)

  
 Seaside/Resort
Seen from the beach, on the left of the land are modern kampung houses and on the right is a state land estimated to be around 5 acres.
At the back of this subject property is a 3-acres Malay burial ground and further away is a Chinese cemetery.
The land is much higher than the beach.
www.malaysialand.com /seaside_resort.htm   (866 words)

  
 Language Browser: Malayalam   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
This page contains a list of interesting reports based around the 3376 titles in the IMDb with Malayalam dialogue.
The form below allows you to search the database for titles with Malayalam dialogue only.
The A-Z index enables you to browse the titles alphabetically.
uk.imdb.com /Sections/Languages/Malayalam   (83 words)

  
 Blue Jellyfish Press Malay Bahasa Melayu e-buku ebuku, Learn Malay
Blue Jellyfish Press Malay Bahasa Melayu e-buku ebuku, Learn Malay
Malay is spoken by about 18 million speakers in Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Brunei and Thailand.
Malay is a member of the family of Austronesian languages.
www.bluejellyfish.com.au /malay.html   (182 words)

  
 Drunkey Love
In other news: there will be a final release of the theme by the end of this year.
The Delicious Daily Posting Formatter plugin for Wordpress 2.0 allows you to format posts created by the del.icio.us daily posting functionality any way you want.
You decide how the title looks, you decide how the content of the post looks.
www.el73.be /drunkey-love   (389 words)

  
 Cathay Classics
Cathay-Keris Films has released 10 titles from its Malay Classics Film Library through Comstar Home Entertainment for exclusive distribution in the territory of Singapore only.
If you are interested in distributing these and other Malay classic titles in your territory, please send us a fax at (65) 6732 2587 or email us at promo_ckfpl@cathay.com.sg
No part of this website may be reproduced in any form without the expressed permission of the Owners.
www.cineleisure.com.my /classics/classics_malay.html   (72 words)

  
 Titles beginning with aly - am @ Booksfree
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