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noun, plural Su·lus, (especially collectively) Su·lu.
  1. a member of the most numerous tribe of Moros, living chiefly in the Sulu Archipelago.
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Historical Examples of sulu

  • 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.