akal

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay akal, from Arabic عَقْل(ʿaql, understanding, intellect).

Noun[edit]

akal (plural akal-akal, first-person possessive akalku, second-person possessive akalmu, third-person possessive akalnya)

  1. idea, way, solution
    Ia mencari akal menyingirkan saya.
    S/he is looking for a way to get rid of me.

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic عَقْل(ʿaql, understanding, intellect).

Noun[edit]

akal (plural akal-akal, informal first-person possessive akalku, informal second-person possessive akalmu, third-person possessive akalnya)

  1. thought, mind
    Manusia ialah makhluk yang berakal.
    Humans are beings with minds.
  2. idea, way, solution
    Aku ada satu akal.
    I have an idea.
  3. trick, deception
    Sang Harimau terperdaya lagi oleh akal Sang Kancil.
    Tiger has yet again fallen for Mousedeer's tricks.

Turkish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

akal (comparative daha akal, superlative en akal)

  1. pink