West Timor (Indonesian: Timor Barat) is the western and Indonesian portion of the island of Timor and part of the province of East Nusa Tenggara (Indonesian: Nusa Tenggara Timur).
During the colonial period it was known as Dutch Timor and was a centre of Dutch loyalists during the Indonesian National Revolution (1945–1949).
From 1949 to 1975 it was known as Indonesian Timor
Fettor Gideon Amabi, Amabi -This monarch has certFettor Gideon Amabi, Amabi ain similiar characteristics as the Usif of Kupang (Usif means Lord).Also very sweet and soft and totally non-violent person.The people of Amabi was before a very powerful people living more to the East.
Dynasty-Chief-Salmon-Bislissin.Kupang Helong was foDynasty-Chief-Salmon-Bislissinrmerly a state in West Timor that founded in the 17th Century. It joined the larger Kupang state with Amaabi, Oefetto, Amabi, Foenay, Sonbai Kecil and TaEbenu. The Helong people are the former people of Kupang. They were pushed westwards by the Atoni people, later to the western most part of West Timor and to the island of Semau.
Regent of North Timor Utara for the period In this pilkada there is only one pair of candidates who fight on elections TTU namely Raymundus Sau Fernandes and Aloysius Kobes which carried by the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP)
First Governor of NTT:J. Lala Mentik (born in Wolojita, 13 April 1921 - died in Jakarta, February 2009 at the age of is a former East Nusa Tenggara Governor from 1960 to He also served as Regent of Ende District from 1960 to
Rote, Termanu-Soleman Amalo-Termanu was before the Prussia of Rote with it’s 19 principalities. He is the son of the last real big ruling raja, or Man Rote, Termanu-Soleman Amaloek, but only is dynastychief. Because of his health and of traditional practice (the younges younger son chosen as successor) his brother Prince Joel Amalo will be installed as new manek of Termanu in 2009.
Fettor-of-Foenay. Foenay, Fettor Roland Foenay Dynasty Fettor-of-Foenay The Foenay dynasty originated as a state in West Timor and in 1917, formed the larger Kupang state together with Amaabi, OEfetto, Amabi, Kupang Helong, Sonbai Kecil and TaEbenu. The last Raja of Foenay continued to act as the Fettor of Foenay after 1917.
Waihale, Liurai Luis-Seneka Tei Serang, timur-Already in the 1940-ies he was ruling,so he was one of the last real rulers from the old time,who still was alive in the 21th century(together with the Sushunan of Surakarta). Because the paramount ruler of the whole of Timor(at least in the 20th century as symbol/in name):the Maromak Oan became in the 1920-ies Roman Catholic,this real way of rule ceased to exist,because the old ruling system had to much to do with the old religion.