Borneo on a World Wall Map: The island of Borneo is included on our Blue Ocean Laminated Map of the World. This map shows a combination of political and physical features. It includes country boundaries, major cities, major mountains in shaded relief, ocean depth in blue color gradient, along with many other features.What is the other name of Borneo?
The island is known by many names. Internationally it is known as Borneo, after Brunei, derived from European contact with the kingdom in the 16th century during the Age of Exploration. The name Brunei possibly derives from the Sanskrit word váruṇa ( वरुण ), meaning either "water" or Varuna, the Hindu god of rain.What does the flag of Brunei look like?
Flag of Brunei. Written By: national flag consisting of a yellow field (background) with two diagonal stripes, one black and one white, and a central red and yellow coat of arms. Its width-to-length ratio is 1 to 2. Although a few countries have half of their national flag in yellow, Brunei alone has a yellow background.What is the highest point on Borneo?
Mount Kinabalu in Malaysia, the highest summit of the island. Before sea levels rose at the end of the last Ice Age, Borneo was part of the mainland of Asia, forming, with Java and Sumatra, the upland regions of a peninsula that extended east from present day Indochina.