of or relating to Sumatra or its inhabitants
a native or inhabitant of Sumatra
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How to use Sumatran in a sentence
She published a book about the Minangkabau in 2000 called Webs of Power: Women, Kin and Community in a Sumatran Village.
But this requires a firmness of authority to which the Sumatran governments are strangers.The History of Sumatra | William Marsden
The resolute mien and dignified carriage of the Sumatran woman denote clear consciousness of her supreme importance.
The curious houses of the Sumatran Highlands, with their adjacent rice-barns, form distinctive features of this unique island.
The Sumatran Malays are energetic traders, and the dignified personality of the Sumatran woman is perpetually in evidence.
In the description given of the Sumatran animal both by Dallas and Cuvier nothing is mentioned about this feature.Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon | Robert A. Sterndale