Definitions

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  • n. A member of an indigenous tribe in the interior of Sarawak, Malaysia.
  • proper n. Their Borneo-Philippine language.

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  • A secret document accidentally posted on the internet reveals plans to build a series of massive hydroelectric dams in the Malaysian state of Sarawak, submerging the homes of at least a thousand Penan, Kelabit and Kenyah tribal people.

    OpEdNews - Quicklink: Secret plans revealed to submerge Penan villages

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  • Native groups such as Kayan, Kenyah, Kelabit, Murut and even the Penan claimed the Sape is theirs.

    Borneo Sape Festival 2008.

  • I'm asking because a plosive system like that of PIE, with voiceless unaspirated, voiced unaspirated, and voiced aspirated plosives, is only attested in a single modern language worldwide Kelabit, spoken in Sarawak.

    How NOT to reconstruct a protolanguage

  • Then in Australia, several Christians felt called to serve the Lun Bawang and Kelabit people.

    Movements that change the world

  • A well-known native land rights activist and lawyer Baru Bian has been put in charge of the Orang Ulu (which include Kayan, Kenyah, Kelabit and Lun Bawang) section.

    Malaysiakini

  • NBA Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar revealed in an interview Monday that he is battling a rare form of KUCHING: Sarawak's Bario rice, grown in the Kelabit Highlands, is now recognised and protected as a

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  • KUCHING: Sarawak's Bario rice, grown in the Kelabit Highlands, is now recognised and protected as a

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  • Populated by the Lun Ba-wang and Kelabit minority ethnic groups, Bario is well-known for its fragrant rice and tourism spots.

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  • And here are two poignant reminders -- one from Malaysia and one from Canada -- that the blind will to drill and dam our way of out of this crisis is worse than absurd, it is obscene: A secret document accidentally posted on the internet reveals plans to build a series of massive hydroelectric dams in the Malaysian state of Sarawak, submerging the homes of at least a thousand Penan, Kelabit and Kenyah tribal people.

    Sustainability and Human Rights Are Inseparable

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