Negeri Sembilan

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EtymologyEdit

From Malay Negeri Sembilan.

Proper nounEdit

Negeri Sembilan

  1. A state in western Malaysia. Capital: Seremban.

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MalayEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

negeri (state) +‎ sembilan (nine).

The name was derived from nine original regions that the state formerly controlled, including Naning (now part of Melaka), Segamat (now part of Johor), Ulu Pahang (now part of Pahang), and Klang (now part of Selangor).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈnəɡəri səmbiˈlan/

Proper nounEdit

Negeri Sembilan (Jawi spelling نݢري سمبيلن‎)

  1. Negeri Sembilan (state in Malaysia)