Kingdom of Diu / Isl. of Rote – Prov. Nusa Tenggara Timur

The kingdom of Diu, capital O’ebau. Located on the Island of Rote. District of Rote Ndao. Prov. Nusa Tenggara Timur.

Location of the island of Roti


* Foto kingdoms on Rote: link


About the king

Present king (2018): Raja Muda: Sar Manafe

Raja Muda: Sar Manafe of Diu (2008) (the young Prince, who looks in the middle to the back) is on this picture present at the funeral of his father in 1991, who was Manek of Diu. The people of Diu on Rote lived before on Dana island (under Rote, near Thie principality) but were evicted there. Than after some migrations they came to the present place and founded the Nusak (principality of Diu). Raja Muda Sar Manafe is the present chief of the dynasty. He is local high politician. Diu is known as a rather traditional interesting area, where you can see the little palaces, at the other site of the street the Princely graves and a rather nice area. The rather royal looking mother of the present dynastychief lives in one of the palaces and is the daughter of a former Manek of nearby Bilba.


History of the kingdom

There is no information about this kingdom.

Kingdoms on Rote


19 Kingdoms on Rote

Rote Island is an island of Indonesia, part of the East Nusa Tenggara province of the Lesser Sunda Islands. According to legend, this island got its name accidentally when a lost Portuguese sailor arrived and asked a farmer where he was. The surprised farmer, who could not speak Portuguese, introduced himself, “Rote”.
The Rote tribe is one of the original inhabitants of Rote Island, some of whom are also settled on Timor Island. In addition, the Rote tribe also inhabit the islands around the island of Rote, namely Ndao Island, Nuse Island, Pamana Island, Doo Island, Heliana Island, Landu Island, Manuk Island, and other small islands. There are experts who argue, that the Rote people had previously migrated from Seram Island in Maluku.

1. Baa: founded 1691.
2. Bilba.
3. Bokai: founded 1756.
4. Dehla: Split off from Oenale and was founded 1800-an.
5. Dengka: The biggest kingdom on Rote.
6. Diu: at first under the power of Korbafo, founded 1691.
7. Keka: Keka split off from Termanu in 1772.
8. Korbafo
9. Landu: the oldest kingdom on the island Rote.
10. Lelain: After split off from Bokai, it was founded in 1690.
11. Lelenuk: split off from Termanu and founded 1772.
12. Loleh: berada di pulau Rote, barat-daya Timor. Ruled by Termanu tahun 1730.
13. Ndao
14. OEnale
15. OEpao: Founded in 1691.
16. Ringgouw: berada di Kepulauan Rote, barat daya Pulau Timor, didirikan pada 1691.
17. TalaE
18. Termanu
19. Thie: From 1730 until 1756, the Manek (kings) of Thie together with the Maneks of OEpao, Loleh, Baa and Lelain went to Jawa to learn about Christianity-religion.

– Sumber / Source: http://leksilion-rote.blogspot.co.id/2011/09/nusak-di-pulau-rote-leksi-ingguoe.html


Source (English)

History Rote on Wiki: link
19 kingdoms on Rote: link

Source (only indon. language)

– Sejarah timbulnya kerajaan di Rote:  http://sajjacob.blogspot.co.id/2015/01/sejarah-timbulnya-kerajaan-di-pulau.html
– 19 kerajaan di Rote:  http://leksilion-rote.blogspot.co.id/2011/09/nusak-di-pulau-rote-leksi-ingguoe.html
– Nama nusak (kerajaan) di Rote: http://malole80.blogspot.co.id/2015/10/nama-nama-nusak-kerajaan-di-rote.html
Sejarah kepulauan Rote di Wiki: link
Asal usul Rote: http://yeridami.blogspot.co.id/p/asal-usul-rote.html
– Tentang suku Rote: http://suku-dunia.blogspot.co.id/2014/11/sejarah-suku-rote-nusa-tenggara-timur.html
– Bagaimana orang Rote mengakali belanda dalam pemerintahan: http://satutimor.com/bagaimana-orang-rote-mengakali-belanda-dalam-pemerintahan.php


Foto

Probably the house of the king of Diu

Manek (king) Samuel Christoffel Manafe;1937-19-manek of Diu with his queen Ratu Corneia Biredoko.