State of Malaysia, in W Peninsular Malaysia, on the strait of Malacca: 8,110 sq mi (21,005 sq km)
Perak Sentence Examples
The principal rivers on the west coast are the Perak, the Bernam and the Muar.
Small quantities have also been found on the western slope in Perak.
Politically the Malay Peninsula is divided into four sections: the colony of the Straits Settlements and the Federated Malay States; the independent Malay State of Johor, which is within the British sphere of influence; the non-federated states under British protection; and the groups of states to the north of Perak and Pahang which are now recognized as lying within the sphere of influence of Siam.
The Federated Malay States under British protection consist of the sultanates of Perak, Selangor and the Negri Sambilan on the west coast, and the sultanate of Pahang on the east coast.