Sunda Islands

geographical name Sun·da Islands \ ˈsün-də , ˈsən- \

Definition of Sunda Islands

islands of the Malay Archipelago comprising the Greater Sunda Islands (Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Sulawesi, and adjacent islands) and the Lesser Sunda Islands (from Bali east to Timor)
Note: With the exception of northern Borneo and East Timor, the Sunda Islands belong to Indonesia.

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