bedak

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bəˈdak̚/
  • Hyphenation: bê‧dak

Noun[edit]

bêdak (first-person possessive bedakku, second-person possessive bedakmu, third-person possessive bedaknya)

  1. (cosmetics, pharmacy) powder: a mixture of fine dry, sweet-smelling particles applied to the face or other body parts, to reduce shine or to alleviate chaffing.
    Synonym: pupur

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian bedano.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bědaːk/
  • Hyphenation: be‧dak

Noun[edit]

bèdāk m (Cyrillic spelling бѐда̄к)

  1. (Croatia) fool
  2. (Serbia, slang) bummer

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Serbo-Croatian bèdāk, from Italian bedano.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bedák m anim

  1. fool

Inflection[edit]

Masculine anim., hard o-stem
nom. sing. bedák
gen. sing. bedáka
singular dual plural
nominative bedák bedáka bedáki
accusative bedáka bedáka bedáke
genitive bedáka bedákov bedákov
dative bedáku bedákoma bedákom
locative bedáku bedákih bedákih
instrumental bedákom bedákoma bedáki

Further reading[edit]

  • bedak”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran