Malaysia

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From Malays +‎ -ia, amended from the previous form, Malaya. The ⟨-s⟩ was added to honour the inclusion of Singapore, Sarawak and North Borneo (Sabah) with Malaya in the formation of The Federation of Malaysia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US, UK) IPA(key): /məˈleɪʒə/, /məˈleɪziə/
  • (Malaysia) IPA(key): /məlejsiə/, /məlejʃə/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Malaysia

  1. A country in Southeast Asia.

Derived terms[edit]

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Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Malaysia

  1. Malaysia (a country in Southeast Asia)

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [maˈlaɪ̯zi̯a]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Ma‧lay‧sia

Proper noun[edit]

Malaysia n (proper noun, genitive Malaysias or (optionally with an article) Malaysia)

  1. Malaysia (a country in Southeast Asia)
    Synonym: (Austria) Malaysien

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Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia id

Etymology[edit]

From English Malaysia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [malajsiʲa]
  • (nonstandard) IPA(key): [malajʃa]
  • Hyphenation: Ma‧lay‧sia

Proper noun[edit]

Malaysia

  1. Malaysia (a country in Southeast Asia)
    orang MalaysiaMalaysian (person)

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Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ms

Etymology[edit]

From English Malaysia, via Malays +‎ -ia, the root being from Melayu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Malaysia (Jawi spelling مليسيا‎)

  1. Malaysia (a country in Southeast Asia)
    orang MalaysiaMalaysian (person)

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Malaysia.

Proper noun[edit]

Yn Valaysia f

  1. Malaysia (a country in Southeast Asia)

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Malaysia Valaysia unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Proper noun[edit]

Malaysia

  1. Malaysia (a country in Southeast Asia)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper noun[edit]

Malaysia

  1. Malaysia (a country in Southeast Asia)

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Swahili[edit]

Swahili Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sw

Proper noun[edit]

Malaysia

  1. Malaysia (a country in Southeast Asia)
    Synonym: Malesia

Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Proper noun[edit]

Malaysia n (genitive Malaysias)

  1. Malaysia (a country in Southeast Asia)