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Lelain, Yunus Besi

Lelain, Yunus Besi

Manek Yunus BeLelain, Yunus Besisi is nominal Raja of Lelain;one of the 19 principalities of Rote.He is also a minister of protestant church locally and Lelain is only area not on the seaside.Is former part of Bokai principality.Later the people of Lelain moved to Ba⟩n N.-Rote

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