- of or relating to Timor.
- a native or inhabitant of Timor.
Origin of Timorese
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But, still, week after week, Addison lived in a Dili hostel waiting for the rusty wheels of Timorese justice to set her free.Let’s Free Stacey Addison, The Oregon Woman Jailed at the Ends of the Earth
October 30, 2014
The Timorese are generally great thieves, but are not bloodthirsty.
In their excitable disposition, loud voices, and fearless demeanour, the Timorese closely resemble the people of New Guinea.
The Timorese of the interior are dusky brown or blackish, with bushy frizzled hair, and the long Papuan nose.
The people are like the Timorese with frizzly or wavy hair and of a coppery brown colour.
- of or relating to Timor or its inhabitants
- a native or inhabitant of Timor
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