Type Political Subdivision
Usage Malay, English, Indonesian, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish
Scripts جوهر(Malay Jawi) جوهور(Persian)
Pronounced Pron. jo-HOR(Malay) jo-HO(Malay) jə-HAWR(English) ZHAW-AWR(French) kho-OR(Spanish) [key · IPA]
Other Forms FormsJohore, Juhur
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Contributor Contrib.highexpectasians on 3/23/2020
From Arabic جَوْهَر (jawhar) meaning "jewel, precious stone", ultimately from Persian جوهر (jowhar). This is the name of a state in southern Malaysia.