MALAYA

 

GLOSSARY

 

alor, alur الور   -stream

ayer, air ائر - water, stream

ayer terjun ائر ترجون  - waterfall

bagan باڬن - landing

bahru, baharu بهارو - new

bandar باندر  - port

barat بارت - west

baru بارو - new  

batang باتڠ - stream, river

batu باتو - rock

bekasan - ruins

besar بسر - great

besi بسي - iron

bharu بهارو - new

bukit بوكيت - hill

buku بوكو - mountain

buloh بولوه - bamboo

durian دورين - type of fruit

gajah ڬاجه  - elephant

gua ڬوا - cave

gunung ڬونوڠ - mountain

hitam هيتم - black

jalan جالن - street

jaya جاي - prosperous

kali  كالي  - canal

kampong   كامڤوڠ - village

karang كارڠ - reef

ketjil, kechil كچيل - little

kota كوتا - fort

kuala كوالا - mouth, confluence

lembah لمبه - valley

lombong لومبوڠ - mine

lubok لوبوق - pool

negri, negeri نڬري - state

nusa  نوسا - island

padang  ڤادڠ - plain

pandjang ڤنجڠ - long

pantai - beach

parit ڤاريت - canal

pasar ڤاسر - market

pasir ڤاسير - sand

pengkalan ڤڠكالن - landing

pinggir ڤيڠڬير - boundary

pulau ڤولاو - island

putih ڤوتيه - white

rantja رنتجا - marsh   

rata رات  - flat

seletan سلاتن - south

sembilan سمبيلن - nine

serai سراي - lemon grass

simpang   سيمڤڠ- junction

situ سيتو  - lake

sungei سوڠاي - river

talang تالڠ - ridge

tanah  تانه- country, land

tanjong تنجوڠ - cape

tasik تاسيق - lake  

telaga تلاڬ - lake

telok, teluk تلوق - bay, riverbend

tenga تڠه - middle

tenggara  تڠڬارا- southeast

tiga تيڬ - three

tiji تيجي - water

timur تيمور - east

tinggi تيڠڬي - height

tjuku تجوكو - cape

ulu, hulu هولو - upper

utara اوتارا - north

 

JOHORE جوهر July 1, 1876 -

 

See, Edward B, Proud, The Postal History of British Malaya

 

Many thanks to Richard Lam of Singapore for additions and corrections.

 

Batu Anam باتو انام 1911 2n35 102e43

Batu Pahat باتو ڤاهت 1884 1n51 102e56

Benut 1924 1n38 103e16

Bukit Pasir ڤاسير بوكيت 1929 2n06 102e38

Cucob (Kukup) 1908 1n19 103e27

Gunong Pulai (Kampung Kangkar Pulai) 1896 1n33 103e36

Johore Bahru جوهر بهارو 1884 1n28 103e45

Kluang (Keluang) كلواڠ 1919 2n02 103e19

Kota Tinggi كوتا تيڠڬي 1891 1n44 103e54

Kwala Moar (Bandar Maharani, Muar موار) 1886 2n02 102e34

Loonchu (Bukit Lunchu, Kampong Lunchu) 1891 1n29 103e50

Mersing مرسيڠ 1910 2n26 103e50

Punchor (Panchor, Pancur) 1919 2n10 102e43

Paret Jawa Muar 1914 1n57 102e39

Pengerang 1891 1n21 104e07

Pulau Lyang 1891 island in Sungei Johore river.

Rengam 1914 1n53 103e24

Sedenak 1912 1n43 103e22

Segamat سڬامت Upper Muar 1901 2n30 102e49

Senggarang 1928 1n45 103e03

Tanah Merah تانه مره 1891 2n36 101e48

Tangkak 1914 2n16 102e33

Tebrau 1891 1n31 103e44

 

KEDAH قدح July 15, 1909 -

  

Alor Star (Alor Setar) الور ستر 1909 6n07 100e22

Baling باليڠ 1911 5n40 100e55

Bagan Samak (Bandar Bharu  باندر بهارو) 1917 5n08 100e30

Bedong بدوڠ 1920 5n44 100e31

Gurun 1919 5n49 100e29

Jitra جيترا 1910 6n16 100e25

Karangan 1931 5n25 100e40 

Kuala Ketil 1919 5n36 100e39

Kuala Muda  كوالا مودا 1909 5n34 100e22

Kulim كوليم 1909 5n22 100e34

Langkawi لڠكاوي 1909 6n19 99e50

Lunas 1910 5n26 100e31

Padang Lanjut (Kuala Nerang  كوالا نرڠ)1924 6n15 100e36

Padang Serai  سراي ڤادڠ 1918 5n30 100e34 

Semiling 1911 5n42 100e28  

Serdang 1928 5n13 100e37

Sik سيق 1921 5n49 100e44

Sungei Patani ڤتاني 1912 5n39 100e30

Yen يان 1919 5n48 100e22

 

KELANTAN كلنتن July 15, 1909 -

 

Bachok باچوق 1929 6n04 102e24

Batu Meng Kebang 1909 5n33 102e11

Cherang Ruku 1931 5n52 102e30

Gua Musang ڬوا موسڠ 1930 4n53 101e58

Gual Periok 6n02 102e01 

Kampong Machang (Macang) ماچڠ كامڤوڠ1936 5n45 102e12

Kota Bharu  كوتا بهارو 1909 6n08 102e15

Kuala Gris (Kuala Geris) 1930 5n23 102e04

Kuala Krai كوالا كراي 1914 5n32 102e12

Kuala Pergau 1933 5n23 102e01 

Manek Urai 1928 5n23 102e14

Nal 1928 5n35 102e11

Pahi 1928 5n28 102e13

Pasir Mas ڤاسير ماس 1915 6n02 102e08

Pasir Puteh ڤاسير ڤوتيه 1910 5n50 102e24

Rantau Panjang 1929 6n01 101e59 

Tabal 1937 near 6n16 102e03

Tanah Merah تانه مره 1916 5n48 102e09

Temangan 1926 5n42 102e09

Tumpat تومڤت 1912 6n12 102e10

Wakaf Bharu 1936 6n07 102e11

 

TPO

River Post 1917

 

MALACCA  ملاك One of the Straits Settlements

 

Alor Gajah الور ڬاجه 2n23 102e13

Asahan 2n23 102e33

Bemban 2n16 102e23

Durian Tunggal 2n19 102e17

Jasin جسين 2n19 102e26

Kuala Sungei Bahru between Kuala Linggi and Pengkalan Balak

Malacca (Bandar Melaka  باندر ملاك)  2n12 102e15

Masjid Tanah 2n21 102e07

Merlimau 2n09 102e26

Selendar 2n23 102e23

Tebong (Tebung) 2n26 102e20

 

NEGRI SEMBILAN نڬري سمبيلن

 

Starred offices were originally part of Sungei Ujong

 

Ayer Hitam 1930 1n55 103e11

Ayer Kuning South 1924 2n30 102e28

Bahau 1914 2n49 102e25

Batang Benar 1903 2n53 101e48 near Nilai

Batang Malaka 1915 2n30 102e28

Broga 1930 2n56 101e54

Chengkau 1930 2n33 102e07

Gemas 1909 2n35 102e37

Jelebu جليبو (Kuala Klawang) 1891 2n56 102e05

Johol 1930 2n36 102e16

Kampong Batu كامڤوڠ 1908 2n34 102e05

Kendong 1916 2n29 102e10

Kuala Pilah كوالا ڤيله 1892 2n44 102e15

Kuala Sawah 1927 2n36 101e52

Labu 1903 2n45 101e49

Mambau 1918 2n40 101e54

Mantin 1902 2n49 101e54

Nilai 1918 2n49 101e47

Paul Street Seremban 1926

Pedas 1913 2n37 102e04

Pengkalan Kempas 1935 * 2n27 102e01

Perhentian Tinggi 1910 2n38 102e01

Port Dickson ڤورت ديكسون 1891 * 2n31 101e48

Rantau 1907 2n35 101e58

Rembau رمباو 1915 2n35 102e06

Rompin 1925 2n42 102e31

Sepang Road 1913 2n49 101e48

Seremban سريمبن (Sungei Ujong) 1884 * 2n43 101e56

Siliau 1912 2n34 101e54

Sri Menanti 1927 2n42 102e09

Sungei Gadut 1906 2n39 102e01

Tampin تمڤين 1899 2n28 102e14

Tiroi 1917 2n45 101e52

Titi 1931 3n00 102e04

 

PAHANG ڨهڠ

 

Bebar 1930 3n09 103e26

Benta 1911 4n01 101e58

Bentong بنتوڠ1903 3n32 101e55

Bukit Betong 1929 4n15 101e56

Cameron Highlands كامرون هايلاندس (Tanah Ratah تانه رات ) 1932 4n28 101e22

Chegar Perah 1926 4n25 101e56

Fraser's Hill 1925 3n43 101e44

Gambang 1912 3n43 103e06

Jerantut جرنتوت1914 3n56 102e22

Kampong Chenor كامڤوڠ 1937 3n29 102e36

Karak 1930 3n24 102e02

Kemayan 1925 3n08 102e22

Kerdau 1937 3n34 102e22  

Krambit 1925 4n07 102e12

Kuala Krau 1924 3n42 102e22

Kuala Pahang  ڨهڠ   كوالا  1891 3n30 103e28

Kuala Rompin رومڤين كوالا 1891 2n48 103e29

Kuantan كوانتن 1890 3n48 103e20

Maran مارن 1928 3n35 102e46

Mela 1939 4n05 102e16

Mengkarak 1916 3n19 102e26

Mengkuang 1935 3n11 102e24

Mentakab 1917 3n29 102e21

Merapoh 1929 4n41 101e59

Padang Tungku 1921 4n14 101e59

Pahang (Pekan) ڤكن 1890 3n30 103e25

Raub راوب 1893 3n48 101e52

Ringlet 1933 4n25 101e23

Tebing Tinggi 1935 3n24 102e24

Tembeling 1919 4n04 102e19

Temerloh تمرلوه 1899 3n27 102e25

Tras 1901 3n43 101e48

Triang 1913 3n14 102e25

Ulu Pahang (Kuala Lipisكوالا ليڤيس) 1890 4n11 102e03

 

PENANG  ڨينڠ - Part of Straits Settlements

 

Ayer Itam (Air Itam) 5n24 100e17

Balik Pulau 5n21 100e14

Bayan Lepas 5n17 100e16

Dato Kramat 5n25 100e19

European and Oriental Hotel

Glugor Cantonment (Gelugor)

McNair Street

Penang 5n25 100e20

Penang Hill

Pitt Street

Pulau Tikus 5n26 100e19

Simpang Ampat 5n20 100e11

 

PROVINCE WELLESLEY (Seberang Perai)

 

Bukit Mertajam 5n22 100e28

Butterworth باترورث 5n25 100e24

Kepala Batas 5n31 100e26

Nibong Tebal نيبوڠ تبل 5n10 100e29

Pinang Tunggal 5n34 100e31

Prai 5n24 100e22

Sungei Bakap 5n13 100e30

Tassek Glugor 5n29 100e29

 

THE DINDINGS

 

Lumut 4n13 100e38

Pangkor 4n13 100e33

 

PERAK ڤيراق

 

Ayer Tawar 1930 4n13 100e44

Bagan Datoh 1908 3n59 100e47

Bagan Serai 1895 5n01 100e32

Bandar (Kampong Bandar Bharu) 1929 4n06 101e01

Banir 1925 4n13 101e10

Batu Kurau 1939 4n58 100e47

Behrang 1929 3n44 101e27

Bidor 1903 4n07 101e17

Bota 1935 4n21 100e52

Bruas 1913 4n29 100e46

Bukit Gantang بوكيت ڬنتڠ 1925 4n47 100e44

Bukit Merah  بوكيت ميراه 1929 5n02 100e39

Changkat Kruing (Changkat Keruing) 1939 4n22 100e41

Chemor چيمور 1898 4n43 101e07

Chenderiang 1904 4n16 101e14

Durian Sebatang 1882 4n36 100e43

Enggor اڠڠور 1898 4n50 100e57

Gedong 1905 5n14 100e41

Gopeng ڬوڤيڠ 1890 4n28 101e10

Grit (Grik, Gerik) ڬريق 1905 5n25 101e08

Gula 1910 4n56 100e27

Gunong Semanggol 1938 4n57 100e39

Intan 1910 5n36 101e01

Ipoh 怡保 ايڤوه 1891 4n35 101e05

Ipoh East 1909 4n37 101e07

Ipoh New Town 1929 4n36 101e05

Janing جنيڠ 1891 5n14 101e06

Kampar 1894 4n18 101e09

Kampong Gajah 1924 4n11 100e56

Kampong Kapayong (Kampung Kepayang) 1911 4n31 101e08

Kampong Pasir Panjang 1933 4n09 100e59

Kamunting 1897 4n53 100e44

Kati 1924 4n52 100e53

Kinta كينتا (Batu Gajah) 1883 4n28 101e03

Kota Bharu  كوت بهارو 1919 6n08 102e15

Kota Sita 1897 4n01 100e51

Krian (Parit Buntar) 1885 5n07 100e30

Krian Road 1910 4n56 100e43

Kroh 1913 5n42 101e00

Kuala Kangsar كوالا كڠسر 1893 4n46 100e56

Kurau (Kuala Kurau) 1895 5n01 100e25

Lahat 1892 4n33 101e02

Lambor Kanan (Kampong Lambur Kanan) 1931 41n16 100e54

Laroot (Taiping تايڤيڠ 太平) 1877 4n51 100e44

Larut-l (Port Weld) 1882 4n50 100e38

Lenggong 1904 5n07 100e57

Lumut لوموت 1892 4n14 100e38

Membang Di-Awang (Mambang Diawan) 1895 4n16 101e09

Manong 1936 4n36 100e53

Matang 1892 4n49 100e38

Maxwell's Hill 1907 4n52 100e47

Menglembu 1894 4n33 101e03

Padang Rengas 4n47 100e48

Pangkor 1890 4n12 100e34

Papan 1894 4n31 101e00

Parit ڤاريت 1911 4n28 100e54

Pasir Salak 1929 4n10 100e57

Pengkalen Bharu (Pengkalan Bahru)1936 4n29 100e38

Pondok Tanjong 1911 5n00 100e44

Pulau Tiga 1929 4n13 100e56

Pusing 1924 4n30 101e00

Salak North (Taman Delima Salak Baru) 1908 4n50 100e59

Sauk 1936 4n56 100e54

Selama 1897 5n13 100e42

Simpang Railway Station 1894 4n57 100e38

Siputeh 1904 4n27 101e00

Sitiawan 1893 4n13 100e41

Slim River 1911 3n50 101e24

Slim Village 1929 3n51 101e28

Sungei Siput 1898 4n49 101e06

Sungkai 1905 4n00 101e19

Tambun 1925 4n36 101e08

Tanjong Malim 1895 3n41 101e31

Tanjong Rambutan 1899 4n40 101e09

Tanjong Toh Allang (Tanjung Tualang) 1927 4n20 101e03

Tapah تاڤه 1887 4n11 101e16

Tapah Road 1898 4n10 101e11

Teluk Anson (Teluk Intan) 1893 4n02 101e01

Temoh 1902 4n14 101e11

Trolak 1909 3n53 101e22

Trong 1911 4n42 100e42

Tronoh 1905 4n16 101e05 mine

Ulu Bernam 1936 3n48 100e59

Utan Melintang (Hutan Melintang) 1915 3n52 100e56

 

 

THE DINDINGS

 

Lumut

Pangkor Island

Pengkalen Bharu

 

 

PERLIS ڤرليس July 15, 1909 -

 

Arau اراو 1954 6n26 100e16

Kangar كاڠر 1909 6n26 100e12

Kuala Perlis كوالا ڤرليس 1956 6n23 100e08

Padang Besar ڤادڠ بسر 1924 6n40 100e19

 

SELANGOR سلاڠور

 

Ampang امڤڠ 1913 3n08 101e46

Bangi 1910 2n54 101e47

Banting 1911 2n49 101e30

Batang Berjuntai 1917 3n23 101e25

Batu Arang 1918 3n19 101e28

Batu Caves 1906 3n14 101e40

Batu Laut 1930 2n41 101e30

Batu Road - Kuala Lumpur 1908

Batu Tiga (Shah Alam) 1903 3n05 101e34

Beranang 1927 2n53 101e52

Brickfields Road - Kuala Lumpur 1926

Bukit Rotan 1938 3n18 101e19

Gap (The Gap Resthouse) 1902 near 3n40 101e44

Jeram 1909 3n13 101e19

Jugra 1903 2n49 101e25

Kajang كاجڠ 1890 2n59 101e47

Kalumpang 1909 3n38 101e34

Kapar 1909 3n08 101e23

Kepong 1910 3n11 101e34

Kerling 1918 3n35 101e36

Klang (Kelang) كلڠ 1881 3n02 101e27

Kuala Kubu Bharu كوبو بهارو كوالا 1931 3n34 101e39

Kuang 1922 3n15 101e33

Kwala Kubu  كوبو كوالا (Kuala Kubu Bharu) 1890 3n33 101e39 Original town destroyed 1883

Kwala Langat (Kuala Langat) كوالا لاڠت 1889 2n50 101e32

Kwala Lumpur (Kuala Lumpur) كوالا لومڤور 1882 3n09 101e32

Kwala Selangor (Kuala Selangor)  سلاڠور  كوالا 1890 3n21 101e15

Padang Java (Padang Jawa)1906 3n03 101e29

Pengkalan Kundang 1930 3n17 101e31

Petaling ڤتاليڠ 1905 3n05 101e39?

Port Swettenham 1911 3n00 101e23

Puchong 1914 3n01 101e37

Pudu 1914 3n08 101e42

Pulau Ketam 1932 3n02 101e14

Rasa 1903 3n30 101e38

Rawang راوڠ 1890 3n19 101e35

Sabak سابق 1896 3n46 100e58

Salak South - Kuala Lumpur سلاتن سالق 1908 3n05 101e41

Semenyih 1913 2n57 101e51

Sentul 1913 3n11 101e42

Sepang سڤڠ 1894 2n42 101e45

Serendah 1893 3n22 101e37

Station Street - Kwala Lumpur. 1912

Sungei Ayer Tawar 1931 near 3n50 100e52

Sungei Besi 1895 3n04 101e43

Sungei Buloh 1910 3n12 101e34

Sungei Choh 1915 3n21 101e33

Sungei Pelek (Sungei Pelik) 1937 2n39 101e42

Sungei Renggam (Shah Alam شاه عالم ) 3n05 101e32

Sungei Way 1911 3n05 101e36

Telok تلوق 1930 2n49 101e31

Ulu Langat  (Hulu Langat) لاڠت هولو 1929 3n07 101e49

Ulu Yam 1904 3n27 101e38

Vallambrosa 1914 3n04 101e22

 

TPO

 

R.M.S. 1902

 

STRAITS SETTLEMENTS - See listings for Singapore, Penang and Malacca

 

SINGAPORE  سنگاپور

 

Bukit Panjang

Changi

Dempsey Road

Dockyard

Geylang Road

Kampong Glam

Katong

Keppel Harbour

Kandang Kerbau

Killiney Road

Maxwell Road

Naval Base

Nee Soon

Newton

North Canal Road

Orchard Road

Paya Lebar

Queen Street

RAF Seletar

Raffles Hotel

Sepoy Lines

Serangoon Road

South Bridge Road

Tanglin

Tiong Bharu Estate

 

TRENGGANU  (Terengganu)   ترڠڬانو  December 4, 1910 -

   

Batu Rakit 1931 5n27 103e03

Jabor جابور 1937 3n57 103e19

Kampong Raja راجا  كامڤوڠ 1930 5n48 102e35

Kemasek کماسيک 1916 4n25 103e27

Kijal کيجل 1938 4n21 103e29

Kretai کرتي 1917 4n30 103e26

Kuala Besut کوالا بسوت 1913 5n49 102e32

Kuala Brang (Kuala Berang) كوالا برڠ 1934 5n04 103e01

Kuala Dungun دوڠون 1922 4n47 103e26

Kuala Kemaman كمامن كوالا 1913 4n14 103e22

Kuala Trengganu كوالا ترڠڬانو 1910 5n20 103e08

Marang مارڠ 1929 5n12 103e13

Paka فاکا 1922 4n39 103e26

Setiu ستيو 1931 5n53 102e28?