[ si-mahng ]
/ sɪˈmɑŋ /
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noun, plural Se·mangs, (especially collectively) Se·mang.
a member of a Negrito people of the Malay Peninsula.
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How to use Semang in a sentence
The parallel between Semang and Arunta, therefore, helps us in two ways.
To these significant characteristics has to be added the special birth custom and belief of the Semang pygmies.
Among the Semang people, their totemic belief and custom do not carry with them a superstructure of society.
If this is so, it is clear that the parallel between Semang and Arunta totemism is considerably closer than at first appears.
The Semang of Perak is somewhat less rude, and speaks a different dialect.The Natural History of the Varieties of Man|Robert Gordon Latham