Množina reči Maluku je Malukus.
Or Moluccas; Group of Indonesian islands
Area 74,500 sq km/28,764 sq mi
Capital Ambon, on Amboina
Population (1989 est) 1,814,000
History as the Spice Islands, they were formerly part of the Netherlands East Indies; the S Moluccas attempted secession from the newly created Indonesian republic from 1949; exiles continued agitation in the Netherlands.