Sentence Examples


  • It is officially termed the Preanger Regencies, of which there are five, covering the several administrative divisions.
  • Administratively they are further divided into residencies, divisions, regencies, districts, and dessas or villages.
  • For native justice there are courts in the districts and regencies; residents act as police judges; provincial councils have judicial powers, and there are councils of priests with powers in matrimonial disputes, questions of succession, &c.
  • The principal exports from all the regencies alike are black and white pepper, bamboo (rotan), gums, caoutchouc, copra, nutmegs, mace and gambir.
  • The government of the residency of Batavia differs from that of the other residencies in having no native regencies, the lands being privately owned.

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