arisan

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Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

arisan (plural arisan-arisan, first-person possessive arisanku, second-person possessive arisanmu, third-person possessive arisannya)

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *uzrīsaną (to rise up, arise), corresponding to ā- +‎ rīsan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɑː.ˈriː.sɑn/, [ɑː.ˈriː.zɑn]

Verb[edit]

ārīsan

  1. (intransitive) To rise, arise, get up
    Iċ ongann ārīsan, ac mīn līchama wæs swā hefiġ swā lēad.
    I tried to get up, but my body was as heavy as lead.
  2. to arise, originate

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: arisen