bantuan

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay bantuan, from Classical Malay bantuan. Equivalent to bantu +‎ -an.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [banˈtuan]
  • Hyphenation: ban‧tu‧an

Noun[edit]

bantuan (plural bantuan-bantuan, first-person possessive bantuanku, second-person possessive bantuanmu, third-person possessive bantuannya)

  1. assistance, help.
    Synonyms: amal, derma, donasi, infak, pertolongan, sedekah, sokongan, subsidi, sumbangan

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

banto +‎ -an.

Verb[edit]

bantuán

  1. to pour cold water into something hot
    • 2002, Virgilio S. Almario, Bulacan: lalawigan ng bayani at bulaklak (→ISBN)
      Hindi maaayos ang pagbibinhi o pag-ani kung ang tubig sa dagat ay "alangaang " o tubig na binantuan. Maging ang sikat ng buwan ay batayan kung pasasalaot at mamamalakaya.

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