Definition of Kampongs

1. Noun. (plural of kampong) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Kampongs

1. kampong [n] - See also: kampong

Lexicographical Neighbors of Kampongs

kamikaze
kamikazes
kamiks
kamila
kamilas
kamiokite
kamis
kamises
kamishibai
kamitugaite
kamme
kampang
kampangs
kampfite
kampong
kampongs (current term)
kamptulicon
kamptulicons
kampung
kampungs
kampylite
kamseen
kamseens
kamsin
kamsins
kamtschadales
kana
kanaf
kanaka
kanakas

Literary usage of Kampongs

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Calcutta Christian Observer (1840)
"Mandheling, contains 38 large kampongs with one Raja and six ... Ankola, contains ten large Batta kampongs, each with one Raja and ten ..."

2. Journal of the Straits Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society by Straits Branch (1878)
"The first part of my programme was most successful, as I saw a number of very flourishing kampongs, all, with one exception, on the East (left) bank of the ..."

3. Narrative of the Surveying Voyage of H.M.S. Fly, Commanded by Captain F.P by Joseph Bette Jukes (1847)
"The native Javanese all reside in separate kampongs, or quarters, each of which is surrounded ... In these kampongs their bamboo houses seem to be scattered ..."

4. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"The marshy soil is covered by rice-fields, and on higher ground by kampongs full of trees. The river at its mouth is 327 ft. breed and 20-33 ft- deep, ..."

5. With the Dutch in the East: An Outline of the Military Operations in Lombock by Wouter Cool (1897)
"Early next morning two columns advanced towards that part of the kampongs still in possession of the Balinese. The first was under command of Colonel Swart ..."

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