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Sulu

[soo-loo] /ˈsu lu/
noun, plural Sulus (especially collectively) Sulu.
1.
a member of the most numerous tribe of Moros, living chiefly in the Sulu Archipelago.
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  • The campaign of 1876 was a very significant event in the history of Sulu.

    The History of Sulu Najeeb M. Saleeby
  • Spanish forts were at times established in Sulu, and afterwards demolished.

    The Philippine Islands John Foreman
  • Sharif Hasan came to Sulu, and from him descended all the datus of Sulu.

  • That the number of arms brought to Zamboanga by Sulu chiefs was excessive.

    The Philippine Islands John Foreman
  • At present Chinese merchants have complete control of the trade of the Sulu Archipelago.

    The History of Sulu Najeeb M. Saleeby
  • The pearl fisheries of Palawan were the property of the Sultan of Sulu.

    Anting-Anting Stories Sargent Kayme
  • In the early days the trade of Sulu was carried on by Moros and Chinese.

    The History of Sulu Najeeb M. Saleeby
  • How could a government that put it down rest on the consent of Sulu?

    Problems of Expansion Whitelaw Reid
  • The varieties of fish in Sulu waters are innumerable and of excellent quality.

    The History of Sulu Najeeb M. Saleeby
  • The description of the Island of Sulu is given separately at the end of this chapter.

    The History of Sulu Najeeb M. Saleeby

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