banyak

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See also: bányák and banyák

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

banyak (plural banyaks)

  1. Alternative form of baniak

Indonesian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay banyak, from Classical Malay [Term?], from Old Malay vañak. First attested in the Kedukan Bukit inscription as "vañakña" (current spelling banyaknya).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

banyak

  1. many
  2. a lot

Derived terms[edit]

Javanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

banyak

  1. Romanization of ꦧꦚꦏ꧀

Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Malay [Term?].

First attested in the Kedukan Bukit inscription, 683 CE, as Old Malay [script needed] (vañak), found in the form vañakña (current spelling banyaknya).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /baɲak/, [baɲaʔ], [banˈjak]
  • Rhymes: -aʔ

Adverb[edit]

banyak (Jawi spellingباڽق⁩)

  1. many, much, a lot
  2. very, excessively

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: banyak
  • Afrikaans: baie

See also[edit]

Noun[edit]

banyak (Jawi spellingباڽق⁩, plural banyak-banyak, informal 1st possessive banyakku, 2nd possessive banyakmu, 3rd possessive banyaknya)

  1. amount

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