Definition of Senoi in English:


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Pronunciation: /sɛˈnɔɪ

noun (plural same)

  • A member of an aboriginal people of western Malaysia.
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    • The country's indigenous population includes the orang asli, which is commonly divided into the Negritos (a nomadic hunting people), the Senoi (an agrarian people), and the Jakun (an agrarian people).
    • At the Cameron Highlands we'll find the Senoi, the dream people.


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  • Relating to the Senoi.
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    • They are the homes of the Semai, part of the Senoi group of Orang Asli.
    • Dreaming is said to play a vital role in the lives of the Senoi tribe of Malaysia.


a local name .

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