Definition of Pinangs
1. pinang [n] - See also: pinang
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pinangs
Literary usage of Pinangs
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Primitive Culture: Researches Into the Development of Mythology, Philosophy by Sir Edward Burnett Tylor (1891)
"... own forefathers' souls:— ' Step up the bed of the river, and cross the neck of land, Where the aren trees stand in a clump, and the pinangs in a row, ..."
2. The Journal of the Royal Geographic Society of London by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain) (1846)
"... surrounded with the lovely foliage of the cocoa-nut, pinangs, &c.; these, with the range of mountains in the background, form a picture of great beauty. ..."
3. The Journal of the Royal Geographical Society ...: General index to the by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Hume Greenfield, Henry Walter Bates (1846)
"... a sweet rural village adorns its banks at about 3 miles from the sea, surrounded with the lovely foliage of the cocoa-nut, pinangs, &c. ; these, ..."
4. Dagh-register gehouden int Casteel Batavia vant passerende daer ter plaetse by Jan Ernst Heeres, Jacobus Anne van der Chijs, Netherlands, H.T. Colenbrander, Lembaga Kebudajaan Indonesia, Netherlands Departement van Koloniën, J. de Hullu (1907)
"... oude pinangs, 200 hossen ... 8 vau Bantam met 31 mannen, 3400 potten en pannen, 3800 oude pinangs, 1450 potten met ..."