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- third-person singular present of dawaś
- lawsuit; a dispute carried before a court or authority.
- “Dawa” in Jonathan Rigg, A Dictionary of the Sunda language (1862), page 103.
In its strictest sense, this word means "medicine", but is used generally for anything that improves or protects the condition of another thing; for example dawa ya viatu (“dawa of the shoes”) means "shoe polish".
- Mutated form of tawa.