Maleis

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch Maleis, from English Malay, from Malay Melayu.

Noun[edit]

Maleis ‎(plural [please provide])

  1. Malaysian; the Malay language

Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From obsolete Malei +‎ -s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Maleis ‎(comparative Maleiser, superlative meest Maleis or Maleist)

  1. Malay, relating to people and/or language

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Maleis
uninflected Maleis
inflected Maleise
comparative Maleiser
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial Maleis Maleiser het Maleist
het Maleiste
indefinite m./f. sing. Maleise Maleisere Maleiste
n. sing. Maleis Maleiser Maleiste
plural Maleise Maleisere Maleiste
definite Maleise Maleisere Maleiste
partitive Maleis Maleisers

Noun[edit]

Maleis n ‎(uncountable)

  1. The Malay language

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