- Myanmar; a country in Southeast Asia, on the west coast of the Indochina Peninsula.
Burma is a traditional name of Myanmar, and was the official name until 1989. It is still used to express disapproval of the military government which changed the name. See Names of Burma on Wikipedia.
- "White" elephants are partial or complete albinos, and are far from uncommon in Burma and Siam.
- INSEIN, a town of British India, in the Hanthawaddy district of Burma, Io m.
- In Burma, on the other hand, where Pali was probably introduced from Ceylon, no writings in Pali can be dated before the nth century of our era.
- The Asiatic elephant inhabits the forest-lands of India, Burma, the Malay Peninsula, Cochin China, Ceylon and Sumatra.
- In India elephants seldom breed in captivity, though they do so more frequently in Burma and Siam; the domesticated stock is therefore replenished by fresh captures.