- a member of the most numerous tribe of Moros, living chiefly in the Sulu Archipelago.
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Ragtime floated to us, and presently a snatch from "The Sultan of Sulu."The Pirate of Panama
William MacLeod Raine
The general aspect of Sulu (Joló) is cheerful and attractive.
The Sultan claims to be the nominal owner of all the product of Sulu waters.
The climate of Mindanao and Sulu Islands is healthy and delightful.
Spanish forts were at times established in Sulu, and afterwards demolished.