alaf

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay alaf, from Arabic آلَاف(ʾālāf, thousand), plural form of أَلْف(ʾalf), from Proto-Semitic *ʾalp-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈa.laf]
  • Hyphenation: a‧laf

Numeral[edit]

alaf

  1. (dated) thousand.
    Synonym: ribu
  2. (rare) millennium.

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