Terengganu

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Terengganu (Jawi :ترڠڬانو, Terengganu Malay: Tranung), formerly spelled Trengganu or Tringganu, is a sultanate and constitutive state of federal Malaysia.wikipedia
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Terengganu Malay

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Terengganu (Jawi :ترڠڬانو, Terengganu Malay: Tranung), formerly spelled Trengganu or Tringganu, is a sultanate and constitutive state of federal Malaysia.
Terengganu language (Bahasa Melayu Terengganu, Terengganu Malay: Base Tranung/Ganu) is a Malayan language spoken in the Malaysian state of Terengganu all the way southward to coastal Pahang and northeast Johor.

Kuala Terengganu

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The coastal city of Kuala Terengganu which stands at the mouth of the broad Terengganu River is both the state and royal capital as well as the largest city in Terengganu.
Kuala Terengganu ( Jawi:, ), often abbreviated as K.T., is a city, the administrative capital, royal capital and the main economic centre of Terengganu, Malaysia.

Terengganu Sultanate

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Another story, said to have been originally narrated by the ninth Sultan of Terengganu, Baginda Omar, tells of a party of hunters from Pahang roving and hunting in the area of what is now southern Terengganu.
Sultan of Terengganu is the title of the constitutional head of Terengganu state in Malaysia.

Pahang

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Another story, said to have been originally narrated by the ninth Sultan of Terengganu, Baginda Omar, tells of a party of hunters from Pahang roving and hunting in the area of what is now southern Terengganu.
Geographically located in the East Coast region of the Peninsular Malaysia, the state shares borders with the Malaysian states of Kelantan and Terengganu to the north, Perak, Selangor and Negeri Sembilan to the west, Johor to the south, while South China Sea is to the east.

Redang Island

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There are many islands located close to the coast of Terengganu state, such as Redang Island. Several outlying islands, including Pulau Perhentian, Pulau Kapas and Pulau Redang, are also a part of the state.
Redang Island (Pulau Redang) is an island in Kuala Nerus District, Terengganu, Malaysia.

Terengganu River

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The coastal city of Kuala Terengganu which stands at the mouth of the broad Terengganu River is both the state and royal capital as well as the largest city in Terengganu.
Terengganu River (Sungai Terengganu) is a river in Terengganu, Malaysia.

Terengganu Inscription Stone

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Terengganu was the first Malay state to receive Islam, as attested to by the Terengganu Inscription Stone with Arabic inscriptions found in Kuala Berang, the capital of the district of Hulu Terengganu.
Terengganu Inscription Stone (Batu Bersurat Terengganu; Jawi: باتو برسورت ترڠݢانو) is a granite stele carrying Classical Malay inscription in Jawi script that was found in Terengganu, Malaysia.

Kuala Berang

Terengganu was the first Malay state to receive Islam, as attested to by the Terengganu Inscription Stone with Arabic inscriptions found in Kuala Berang, the capital of the district of Hulu Terengganu.
: 18764) is the seat and largest town of Hulu Terengganu District, Terengganu, Malaysia.

Kelantan

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During World War II, Japan occupied Terengganu and transferred sovereignty over the state back to Siam, which had been renamed Thailand in 1939, along with Kelantan, Kedah, and Perlis.
It is bordered by Narathiwat Province of Thailand to the north, Terengganu to the south-east, Perak to the west and Pahang to the south.

Unfederated Malay States

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A British advisor was appointed to the sultan in 1919, and Terengganu become one of the Unfederated Malay States.
These states were Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis, and Terengganu.

Malaysia

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Terengganu (Jawi :ترڠڬانو, Terengganu Malay: Tranung), formerly spelled Trengganu or Tringganu, is a sultanate and constitutive state of federal Malaysia.

Rattanakosin Kingdom (1782–1932)

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In the 19th century, Terengganu became a vassal state of the Thai Rattanakosin Kingdom, and sent tribute every year called bunga mas.
He then marched south and re-established Siamese rule over the Malay Peninsula as far south as Penang and Terengganu.

Kingdom of Besut Darul Iman

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The period also witnessed the existence of a Terengganuan Vassal of Besut Darul Iman.
The Kingdom of Besut Darul Iman (Kerajaan Besut Darul Iman; Jawi:كراجأن بسوت دارالايمان) was a historical Malay Kingdom located in the northeastern coast of the Malay Peninsula, precursor of the present-day Besut District and most of Setiu, Terengganu.

2018 Malaysian general election

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Terengganu was recaptured in the 2004 Malaysian general election by the Barisan Nasional, which continued to govern it until the 2018 Malaysian general election.
GS held onto Kelantan while gaining Terengganu off BN.

Malaysian Chinese

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In 2006, Malays make up 94.7% of the population and Chinese, 2.6%, while Indians 0.2% and other ethnic groups comprise the remainder, 2.4%.
Culturally, most Malaysian Chinese have maintained their Chinese heritage, including their various dialects, although the descendants of the earliest Chinese migrants who arrived from the 13th to 17th centuries have assimilated aspects of the Malay or indigenous cultures, where they form a distinct sub-ethnic group known as the Peranakans in Kelantan and Terengganu, Baba-Nyonya in Malacca and Penang as well the Sino-Natives in Sabah.

Terengganuan Malay people

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Terengganu Malays are the majority Malay sub-group in the state.
Terengganurians, Terengganuans or Terengganu Malays (Malaysian: Melayu Terengganu, Terengganu Malay: Oghang Tranung/Ganu/Ganung/Teganu) are a Malay ethnic group native to the state of Terengganu, on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia.

States and federal territories of Malaysia

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Terengganu (Jawi :ترڠڬانو, Terengganu Malay: Tranung), formerly spelled Trengganu or Tringganu, is a sultanate and constitutive state of federal Malaysia.

Bunga mas

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In the 19th century, Terengganu became a vassal state of the Thai Rattanakosin Kingdom, and sent tribute every year called bunga mas.
"golden and silver flowers", ต้นไม้ทองเงิน ), often abbreviated to bunga mas (Jawi: "golden flowers"), was a tribute sent every three years to the king of Ayutthaya (Siam) from its vassal states in the Malay Peninsula, in particular, Terengganu, Kelantan, Kedah, Pattani, Nong Chik, Yala, Rangae, Kubang Pasu and Setul.

Tuhfat al-Nafis

Tuhfat al Nafis
However, in the book Tuhfat al-Nafis, the author, Raja Ali Haji, mentions that in the year 1708, Tun Zainal Abidin was installed as the Sultan of Terengganu by Daeng Menampuk - also known as Raja Tua - under the rule of Sultan Sulaiman Badrul Alam Shah.
Some of the events recorded in the work include the founding of the state of Terengganu and the murder of Sultan Mahmud Shah II of Johor.

Perhentian Islands

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Several outlying islands, including Pulau Perhentian, Pulau Kapas and Pulau Redang, are also a part of the state.
The Perhentian Islands (Malay: Kepulauan Perhentian) are islands in Besut District, Terengganu, Malaysia.

Barisan Nasional

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Following decades of rule by the Barisan Nasional coalition, the Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party (PAS) came to power in 1999, making Terengganu the second state in Malaysia to be ruled by the Islamist party (the first being neighbouring Kelantan).
The Terengganu state government also fell but to the Gagasan Sejahtera (GS).

Ulek mayang

Tariang Ulek Mayang
Terengganu Malays are also known for their rich cultures and traditions, one of the most well known is the Ulek Mayang.
Ulek Mayang (Jawi: اولق مايڠ) is a classical Malay dance from the state of Terengganu in Malaysia .It is a ritualistic dance performed to appease or invoke the spirits of the sea and is always accompanied by a unique song also called Ulek Mayang.

Taman Negara

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Besides the Semaq Beris, there are also Batek people, a Semang ethnic group mostly found in interior parts of Terengganu, especially in Taman Negara area or in other parts of Terengganu.
It was established in 1938/1939 as the King George V National Park after Theodore Hubback lobbied the sultans of Pahang, Terengganu and Kelantan to set aside a piece of land that covers the three states for the creation of a protected area.

Anglo-Siamese Treaty of 1909

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The terms of the Anglo-Siamese Treaty of 1909 saw power over Terengganu transferred from Siam to Great Britain.
Thailand relinquished its claims to sovereignty over Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis and Terengganu which entered the British sphere of influence as protectorates.

1999 Malaysian general election

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Following decades of rule by the Barisan Nasional coalition, the Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party (PAS) came to power in 1999, making Terengganu the second state in Malaysia to be ruled by the Islamist party (the first being neighbouring Kelantan).
In the states of Kelantan and Terengganu, the PAS won by a huge margin–41-2 against Barisan Nasional out of a total of 43 seats and 28-4 out of a total of 32 seats respectively, hence allowing them to form the state governments in these states.