berlian

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay berlian, from Dutch briljant, from French brillant, from Medieval Latin as if *berilare (to sparkle like a beryl or other precious stone), from Latin berillus, beryllus (a beryl, gem, eyeglass), from Ancient Greek βήρυλλος (bērullos, beryl).

Noun[edit]

berlian

  1. diamond (gemstone)

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch briljant, from French brillant, from Medieval Latin as if *berilare (to sparkle like a beryl or other precious stone), from Latin berillus, beryllus (a beryl, gem, eyeglass), from Ancient Greek βήρυλλος (bērullos, beryl).

Noun[edit]

berlian

  1. diamond (gemstone)