Kalimantan

geographical name
Ka·​li·​man·​tan | \ ˌka-lə-ˈman-ˌtan How to pronounce Kalimantan (audio) , ˌkä-lē-ˈmän-ˌtän\

Definition of Kalimantan

1 — see borneo
2 the southern and eastern part of Borneo belonging to Indonesia; formerly (as Dutch Borneo) part of the Netherlands Indies

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