Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • See George Town.

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  • proper n. State in western Malaysia which has George Town as its capital.
  • proper n. Island in Penang state.

Etymologies

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From Malay pinang from Pulau Pinang.

Examples

  • PENANG: The Chinese New Year of the Ox seems to have brought the much-needed thaw to the somewhat uneasy relations between UMNO and Gerakan in Penang.

    My Sinchew -

  • The UNESCO initiatives to preserve the heritage in Penang is well-known to all of us.

    Oh, Penang!

  • Penang is a really beautiful island and I used to enjoy coming to the island with my family.

    Oh, Penang!

  • Good post and yes Penang is beautiful and the foods rox.

    Oh, Penang!

  • Anyway, if you want a short walk with me in Penang town, click here Come!

    Oh, Penang!

  • Penang is one of those businesses owned by Chinese Malaysians, so the cuisine is highly representative of those groups, which include the Cantonese, Fujian, Teochew and Hakka peoples, among others.

    March « 2009 « Off The Broiler

  • Over the past two years, from factories in Penang, Malaysia, to the recruitment agencies of Manila and Hanoi and the migrant worker camps of the UAE, we have seen firsthand how migrant workers are often the most at-risk workers in global supply chains.

    Chris Nolan&nbsp: Safeguarding the Movement of Migrant Workers

  • Mohd Ali, who works at a hospital in Penang, said he had advised his brothers not to get involved with the movement but they refused to listen.

    Families in deadly ritual are Al-Arqam follower

  • Tan Twan Eng was born in Penang, but lived in various places in Malaysia as a child.

    Twan Eng Tan biography

  • Bibliophile Bullpen: Chowrasta Market in Penang Malaysia skip to main | skip to sidebar

    Chowrasta Market in Penang Malaysia

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