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Bible Encyclopedias

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

Malays

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A branch of the human family now classed among the Mongols, and which inhabit the Malay Peninsula, the islands of the Indian Archipelago, as well as Madagascar, and many of the islands in the Pacific; they are of a dark-brown or tawny complexion, short of stature, have flat faces, black coarse hair, and high cheek-bones; there are three classes of them, distinguished from each other in character and habits of life; the more civilised of them are Mohammedans.

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Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Malays'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/m/malays.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.

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