- a state in Malaysia, on S Malay Peninsula. 7330 sq. mi. (18,985 sq. km).
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I would defend the place if I could for, if Johore were lost, I should be but a fugitive.At the Point of the Bayonet
G. A. Henty
The Binuas of Johore think that every pawang has an immortal tiger spirit.Human Animals
They use titles similar to those of the Malays of Borneo and Johore.The Inhabitants of the Philippines
Frederic H. Sawyer
At four o'clock the carriage came round to take us to Johore.A Voyage in the 'Sunbeam'
Annie Allnut Brassey
I looked at the parcel: it was marked: "Bimba leaves; Johore."Police!!!
Robert W. Chambers
- a state of Malaysia, on the S Malay Peninsula: mostly forested, with large swamps; bauxite- and iron-mining. Capital: Johore Bahru. Pop: 2 740 625 (2000). Area: 18 986 sq km (7331 sq miles)
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