bintang

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Brunei Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *bintaŋ (compare Malay bintang), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bituqən (compare Tagalog bituin), from Proto-Austronesian *bituqən.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bintaŋ/
  • Hyphenation: bin‧tang

Noun[edit]

bintang

  1. star (luminous celestial body)

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay bintang, from Proto-Malayic *bintaŋ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bituqən (compare Tagalog bituin), from Proto-Austronesian *bituqən.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbɪntaŋ]
  • Hyphenation: bin‧tang

Noun[edit]

bintang (plural, first-person possessive bintangku, second-person possessive bintangmu, third-person possessive bintangnya)

  1. star,
    1. (astronomy) A luminous celestial body, made up of plasma (particularly hydrogen and helium) and having a spherical shape. Depending on context the sun may or may not be included.
    2. (printing) An asterisk (*).
    3. (acting) An actor in a leading role.
    4. An exceptionally talented or famous person, often in a specific field; a celebrity.
    5. A star-shaped ornament worn on the breast to indicate rank or honour.

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Kapampangan[edit]

Noun[edit]

bintang

  1. false accusation

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *bintaŋ (compare Indonesian bintang), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bituqən (compare Tagalog bituin), from Proto-Austronesian *bituqən.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bintang (Jawi spelling بينتڠ‎, plural bintang-bintang, informal 1st possessive bintangku, impolite 2nd possessive bintangmu, 3rd possessive bintangnya)

  1. star (luminous celestial body)

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: bintang

Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bintáng

  1. accusation; blame

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