Royal Family Order of Kedah

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Royal Family Order of Kedah
Darjah Kerabat Yang Amat Mulia Kedah
Awarded by Flag of Kedah.svg Sultan of Kedah
Type Order
Status Currently constituted
Sovereign Abdul Halim of Kedah
Grades (w/ post-nominals) Member (DK)
Established 21 February 1964
Precedence
Next (higher) State of Kedah Star of Valour
Next (lower) Halimi Family Order of Kedah
MY-KED Royal Family Order of Kedah (DK).svg
Ribbon bar of the order [1]

The Most Illustrious Royal Family Order of Kedah (Bahasa Melayu: Darjah Kerabat Yang Amat Mulia Kedah)[2] is an honorific order of the Sultanate of Kedah

History[edit]

It was founded by Sultan Abdul Halim of Kedah on 21 February 1964.[2]

Classes[edit]

It is awarded in one class:[2]

  • Member - DK

Insignia[edit]

  • The sash of the order is yellow with red and green side stripes and is worn from the left shoulder to the right hip [3]

Notable recipients[edit]

Sultan Abdul Halim of Kedah, current Sovereign (Yang di-Pertuan Agong) of Malaysia:[3]

  • MY-KED Royal Family Order of Kedah (DK).svg Founding Grand Master and Member of the Royal Family Order of Kedah (DK, since 21 February 1964)

Members of the Royal Family of Kedah :

Malaysian Sultans :

Lists of recipients[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Colecciones Militares, Kedah 1
  2. ^ a b c Royal Ark, Kedah Orders and decorations
  3. ^ a b c Photo of Sultan Abdul Halim and Sultanah Haminah Hamidun wearing the "Royal Family Order of Kedah"
  4. ^ a b c The Royal Ark, Kedah genealogical details, p11