bangku

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See also: báŋku

Iban[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Malay bangku, from Portuguese banco.

Noun[edit]

bangku

  1. bench (long seat)

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay bangku, a borrowing from Portuguese banco, from Italian banco, from Old High German bank, from Proto-Germanic *bankiz. Doublet of bank.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /baŋ.ku/
  • Hyphenation: bang‧ku

Noun[edit]

bangku (first-person possessive bangkuku, second-person possessive bangkumu, third-person possessive bangkunya)

  1. bench (long seat)

Further reading[edit]


Kapampangan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish banco.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bəŋˈkuʔ/, [bəŋˈkoːʔ]

Noun[edit]

bangkû

  1. bench
  2. chair; stool

Limos Kalinga[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish banco.

Noun[edit]

bangku

  1. bench

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese banco.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bangku (Jawi spelling بڠکو‎, plural bangku-bangku, informal 1st possessive bangkuku, 2nd possessive bangkumu, 3rd possessive bangkunya)

  1. bench (long seat)

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: bangku
  • Iban: bangku
  • Ternate: bangku

Further reading[edit]


Ternate[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Indonesian bangku, from Portuguese banco.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bangku

  1. bench

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh