pekan

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Abenaki word apanakes (pine marten, Martes americana), or a Penobscot cognate of it.

Noun[edit]

pekan (plural pekans)

  1. The fisher cat, the fisher (Martes pennanti), or the marten (Martes americana).

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

pekan

  1. Genitive singular form of pekka.

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian (compare Balinese peken (market), Indonesian pekan).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pekan

  1. town (small)