Javan


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Javan

(ˈdʒɑːvən)
adj
1. (Placename) of or relating to Java or its inhabitants
2. (Peoples) of or relating to Java or its inhabitants
n
(Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Java
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Javan - a native or inhabitant of JavaJavan - a native or inhabitant of Java  
Java - an island in Indonesia to the south of Borneo; one of the world's most densely populated regions
Indonesian - a native or inhabitant of Indonesia
Adj.1.Javan - of or relating to or characteristic of Java or its inhabitants or its language; "Javanese temples"; "Javanese dialects"
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With a fair, fresh wind, the Pequod was now drawing nigh to these straits; Ahab purposing to pass through them into the Javan sea, and thence, cruising northwards, over waters known to be frequented here and there by the Sperm whale, sweep inshore by the Philippine Islands, and gain the far coast of Japan, in time for the great whaling season there.
And that harpoon--so like a corkscrew now--was flung in Javan seas, and run away with by a whale, years afterward slain off the Cape of Blanco.
These were the prime in order and in might; The rest were long to tell, though far renown'd, Th' IONIAN Gods, of JAVANS Issue held Gods, yet confest later then Heav'n and Earth Thir boasted Parents; TITAN Heav'ns first born With his enormous brood, and birthright seis'd By younger SATURN, he from mightier JOVE His own and RHEA'S Son like measure found; So JOVE usurping reign'd: these first in CREET And IDA known, thence on the Snowy top Of cold OLYMPUS rul'd the middle Air Thir highest Heav'n; or on the DELPHIAN Cliff, Or in DODONA, and through all the bounds Of DORIC Land; or who with SATURN old Fled over ADRIA to th' HESPERIAN Fields, And ore the CELTIC roam'd the utmost Isles.
Nishi and her colleagues conducted a series of laboratory and genetic tests to investigate these protein-expressing cells reconstructed from leaf-eating Javan lutung monkeys (Trachypithecus auratus), which are part of the Colobinae subfamily of monkeys.
The chief executive for Lands Javan Bonaya told journalists that the land in question was allocated by the previous government and approved by the county assembly.
Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Finance Minister Taimur Khan Jhagra, Punjab Finance Minister Hashim Javan Bakhat, Members of Punjab, Balochistan and Sindh provinces including Salman Shah, Mehfooz Ali Khan and Asad Saeed were also present.
This time 6 (six) Javan langurs (Trachypithecus auratus) will be translocated (moved) from the Tegal Alur Animal Rescue Center (PPS), Jakarta KSDA Center to the Javan Langur Center Rehabilitation Center - The Aspinal Foundation Indonesia Program (JLC-TAF IP) at Coba Talun, Batu-Malang, East Java.
Afterwards, well-known jazzman Emil Afrasiyab, honored art worker Javan Zeynalli, Isfar Sarabski, Mirjavad Jafarov appeared on the stage.
Javan leopard (Panthera pardus melas) and dhole (Cuon alpinus) are sympatric throughout the Javan leopards' habitat range.
Zookeepers in Prague have turned into puppeteers in an effort to save the critically endangered Javan green magpie.
Javan rhinos once lived throughout North East India and South East Asia.
Other movies screened at the non-competition section include 'No Date, No Sign' by Vahid Jalilvand, 'Negar' by Rambod Javan, 'A Special Day' by Homayoun Assadian, and 'Breath' by Narges Abyar.