bandar

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hindi बन्दर (bandar).

Noun[edit]

bandar (plural bandars)

  1. A rhesus macaque.

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Icelandic[edit]

Verb[edit]

bandar

  1. second-person singular active present indicative of banda
  2. third-person singular active present indicative of banda

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay bandar (harbour, port), from Persian بندر(bandar, port, harbour).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈban.dar]
  • Hyphenation: ban‧dar

Noun[edit]

bandar (plural bandar-bandar, first-person possessive bandarku, second-person possessive bandarmu, third-person possessive bandarnya)

  1. harbour, port
    Synonym: pelabuhan
  2. coastal town

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Noun[edit]

bandar (plural bandar-bandar, first-person possessive bandarku, second-person possessive bandarmu, third-person possessive bandarnya)

  1. bookmaker, bookie: a person (or a business) who calculates odds and accepts bets.
  2. croupier, banker: the person who collects bets and pays out winnings at a gambling table.
  3. (usually in negative sense) dealer of something
    Synonyms: agen, dealer, distributor, pemasok, pengedar, penyalur, penyuplai, tauke
    bandar narkobadrug dealer

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Noun[edit]

bandar (plural bandar-bandar, first-person possessive bandarku, second-person possessive bandarmu, third-person possessive bandarnya)

  1. watercourse, ditch

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Usage notes[edit]

The word is part of false friends between Standard Malay and Indonesian due to shared etymology. The Brunei, Malaysia and Singapore usage can be seen in Malay bandar.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mohammad Khosh Haikal Azad (2018), “Historical Cultural Linkages between Iran and Southeast Asia: Entered Persian Vocabularies in the Malay Language”, in Journal of Cultural Relation, page 117-144

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian بندر(bandar, port, harbour).

Noun[edit]

bandar (Jawi spelling باندر‎, plural bandar-bandar, informal 1st possessive bandarku, 2nd possessive bandarmu, 3rd possessive bandarnya)

  1. town
  2. harbour, port

Usage notes[edit]

The word is part of false friends between Standard Malay and Indonesian due to shared etymology. The Indonesian usage can be seen in Indonesian bandar.

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Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: bandar

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Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

bandar

  1. present tense of banda.