ancak

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Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈant͡ʃak̚/
  • Hyphenation: an‧cak

Etymology 1[edit]

From Medan Malay [Term?].

Noun[edit]

ancak (first-person possessive ancakku, second-person possessive ancakmu, third-person possessive ancaknya)

  1. (dialect) land ownership marker

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare to Etymology 1.

Noun[edit]

ancak (first-person possessive ancakku, second-person possessive ancakmu, third-person possessive ancaknya)

  1. the land of oil palm plantation

Etymology 3[edit]

From Javanese ꦲꦚ꧀ꦕꦏ꧀ (ancak, woven bamboo mat), from Old Javanese añcak, wañcak (bamboo fence). Compare to Etymology 4.

Noun[edit]

ancak (first-person possessive ancakku, second-person possessive ancakmu, third-person possessive ancaknya)

  1. woven bamboo mat on which offerings to the spirits are placed
  2. synonym of para-para

Etymology 4[edit]

From Osing [Term?], from Old Javanese añcak, wañcak (bamboo fence). Compare to Etymology 3.

Noun[edit]

ancak (first-person possessive ancakku, second-person possessive ancakmu, third-person possessive ancaknya)

  1. place or case of gamelan bar.
  2. a tool made from wooden slats used for threshing rice.

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish آنجق(ancak).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɑn.d͡ʒɑk]
  • Hyphenation: an‧cak

Adverb[edit]

ancak

  1. only
    Ancak senin için yapardım.I would do it only for you.
    Synonyms: sadece, yalnız
  2. at best
    Synonym: olsa olsa

Conjunction[edit]

ancak

  1. however, but
    Synonyms: ama, fakat, lakin, yalnız