Kedah

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Kedah
State
Kedah Darul Aman
قدح دار الامن‎
Other transcription(s)
 • Malay Kedah
 • Jawi قدح‎
 • Cheenese 吉打
 • Tamil கெடா/கடாரம்
 • Thai ไทรบุรี
Banner o Kedah
Banner
Coat o airms o Kedah
Coat o airms
Motto(s): Kedah Aman Makmur
Anthem: Allah Selamatkan Sultan Mahkota
(Scots:"God Save the Crouned Sultan")
   Kedah in    Malaysie
   Kedah in    Malaysie
Coordinates: 6°07′42″N 100°21′46″E / 6.12833°N 100.36278°E / 6.12833; 100.36278Coordinates: 6°07′42″N 100°21′46″E / 6.12833°N 100.36278°E / 6.12833; 100.36278
Caipital Alor Setar
Royal capital Anak Bukit
Govrenment
 • Sultan Sultan Abdul Halim
 • Menteri Besar Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah
Aurie[1]
 • Total 9,427 km2 (3,640 sq mi)
Population (2015)[2]
 • Tot 2,071,900
 • Density 199/km2 (520/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Kedahan
Human Development Index
 • HDI (2010) 0.670 (medium) (12t)
Postal code 05xxx to 09xxx
Cryin code 04
ISO 3166 code MY-02
Vehicle registration K (Mainland Kedah)
KV (Langkawi Island)
Breetish control 1909
Japanese occupation 1942
Accession intae the Federation o Malaya 1948
Y as pairt o the Federation o Malaya 31 August 1957
Wabsteid kedah.gov.my

Kedah (Malay pronunciation: [kəˈdɑh]; Jawi: قدح) an aa kent bi its honoureefic, Darul Aman, is a state o Malaysie, locatit in the northwastren pairt o Peninsular Malaysie.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Laporan Kiraan Permulaan 2010". Jabatan Perangkaan Malaysia. p. 27. Archived frae the oreeginal on 27 December 2010. Retrieved 24 January 2011. 
  2. "Population by States and Ethnic Group". Department of Information, Ministry of Communications and Multimedia, Malaysia. 2015. Archived frae the oreeginal on 12 February 2016. Retrieved 12 February 2015.